You ask, "How do I train to run a marathon?" How about Virtual Marathon Training? Train on your own time. Train just three days a week...at the times you find most convenient. Start marathon training twenty weeks before your target race. Be prepared to run five miles on your first weekend "long distance day" (LDD). Get personal training from a certified USA Track & Field endurance and Road Runners Club of America long-distance running coach. Talk with your coach by phone. Connect with your coach by text and through email. Get a training calendar personally tailored to you. Learn about form, pace, speed, tempo, cadence, diet and nutrition, course management, +Training (core, strength, flexibility, and mobility), and more.
Race entry fee is not included in your training registration fee.
Jack Beach is Team Persevere's head coach. Since 2006, Jack has coached hundreds of runners to successful race finishes. Jack is an experienced endurance runner who has completed twelve marathons and twenty-two half marathons including the Marine Corps Marathon three times and the New York City Marathon twice. Jack and Team Persevere provide unique training for long-distance runners. Team Persevere is committed not just to the physical, emotional, and mental elements of running but to you experiencing the spiritual element. The celebration of spirit, faith, and spirituality in our run training is what sets us apart from other training groups. You will train to run farther or faster "in rhythm." Emotionally, Spiritually, Physically, Mentally "in rhythm."