If you're looking to run faster, stronger or simply just be more durable as a runner, the Tempo Run should be a regular workout in your rotation. If you're a bit confused and asking; How do I run a tempo run? What pace should I run? How far should it be, well slow down (at least for a moment) and let me explain.
The intensity of a Tempo Run is best described at a pace that is comf...
Chances are if you're reading this, you're breathing. Maybe you've been holding your breath with the anticipation of this article.....but I doubt it! One thing I can safely assume however, is that right now as you're breathing, 2 things are happening:
1) You're not thinking about it (at least you weren't) and
For most runners "Faster" tends to be a top priority when it comes to measuring success and setting goals. It may be directly connected to a race distance and a desire to improve your time, or it may just be seeing your training paces get quicker.
One of the most powerful benefits of running is achieving milestones and proving to yourself what you're capable of when you put your mind...
In this weeks blog we join coach Ian at the whiteboard as he walks you through Anaerobic Threshold. What is happening in your body while running, why do you care, and how can you train to build up your Anaerobic Threshold?