Marathon

Here are our posts dedicated to marathons, the race distance of 26.2 miles or 42.2 kilometers.

Featured articles

London Marathon runners

10 tips to help you complete a marathon

So you’ve put in the months of training, completed your long runs, got your gear sorted, and now it’s just the actual matter of getting to race day and running those 26.2 miles, but you’re …

Read more

Recommended Books

Sale
119 Days to Go: How to train for and smash your first marathon
‘An awesome way to get to the start line of your first ever marathon and reach the finish line having enjoyed every moment!’ Paula Radcliffe
Sale
Run Your Best Marathon: Your trusted guide to training and racing better
‘Quite simply, it contains the tools to make you a better runner. Make space on your bookshelf for this timeless, classic marathon manual.’ -Paul Tonkinson

Detailed marathon pacing articles

5 hour marathon pace chart

5 hour marathon pace chart

If you’re aiming to run a 5 hour marathon pace then you will need to will need to pace your run at around 11:26 minutes per mile or 7:06 minutes per kilometer to finish in …

Read more

4 hour marathon pace chart

4 hour marathon pace chart

If you’re aiming to run a 4 hour marathon pace then you will need to will need to pace your run at around 9:09 minutes per mile or 5:41 minutes per kilometer to finish in …

Read more

3 hour marathon pace chart

3 hour marathon pace chart

If you want to hit a 3 hour marathon pace then you will need to will need to run at around 6:51 minutes per mile or 4:15 minutes per kilometer to dip in at just …

Read more

London Marathon runners

10 tips to help you complete a marathon

So you’ve put in the months of training, completed your long runs, got your gear sorted, and now it’s just the actual matter of getting to race day and running those 26.2 miles, but you’re …

Read more