5. Find a Partner from 26.2 Marathon Tips

26.2 Marathon Tips

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5. Find a Partner

The loneliness of the long-distance runner no longer holds true. There’s strength in numbers, especially when training for a marathon. Aside from pushing you to run farther and faster than you would have if you were training alone, a running buddy can keep you motivated and accountable. Plus, if you’re running the same race, having your training partner next to you at the starting line can help you remain calm and confident amid all that nervous energy.


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