Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Complete: Week 4 of Marathon Training

one more week closer! I feel I had another successful week of training. Although I am using Hal Higdon's intermediate training, I am also slightly modifying it.

I ran my long run with my dad this week. It felt great to A. get back to running outside and B. to run with my dad.

Here is how week 4 training went.

Monday scheduled: 3 mile run
Monday actual: easy 3.1 mile @ 0.5% incline 26:50 8:39 pace (sore shins), strength training for shoulders

Tuesday scheduled: 6 mile run
Tuesday actual: 6 mile run 48:23 8:03 pace, core work

Wednesday scheduled: 3 mile run
Wednesday actual: 4 mile run on treadmill 32:23 8:05 pace, upper body strength training, push ups 6 x 15

Thursday scheduled: rest
Thursday actual: easy 3.1 mile run on treadmill 27:06 8:44 pace

Friday scheduled: 6 mile pace
Friday actual: rest

Saturday scheduled: 11 mile run
Saturday actual: 11.59 mile run 1:32:15 7:57 pace - windy run in Toledo, OH w/ dad

Sunday scheduled: cross train
Sunday actual: easy 3.1 mile run on treadmill 1% incline 26:22 8:30 pace, core work, strength training for biceps & triceps

Schedule Total Mileage: 29 miles
Actual Total Mileage: 30.89 miles
Weight: ?


  1. Stephanie. Great work outs. I hope you didn't have a 611 mile run scheduled for Saturday and then only did 12. LOL. Good run!

  2. LOL!! Thanks for catching that!!