Articles related to distance running
Olympic Distance Running Essentials - Track & Field - About.com
A comprehensive look at Olympic distance running.
Olympic Distance Running Basics - Track & Field - About.com
What is Olympic distance running? Middle- and long-distance races test the speed, strength and stamina of the competitors in five different events, including ...
Introduction to Middle Distance Running - Track & Field - About.com
Middle distance events generally include the 800-, 1000-, 1500- and 2000-meter runs, as well as the mile run. Technique: Competitors do not use starting blocks ...
Distance Running Rules for Olympic Track & Field
All distance races are run on tracks except the marathon, which generally begins and ends in the Olympic stadium, with the remainder of the event run on nearby ...
Distance Running Quotes - Running and Jogging - About.com
Mar 7, 2014 ... If you're training for a long distance event such as a marathon, get motivated with these quotes about long distance running.
What Is a Long Distance Run? - Running and Jogging - About.com
May 1, 2014 ... A long run is the highest mileage run of any week in your training schedule. The mileage of your long run depends on what race distance ...
Greatest Moments In Olympic Distance Running - Track & Field
The greatest moments and top achievements in distance running from the first Olympic Games in 1896 to Athens in 2004.
Olympic Distance Running - Track & Field - About.com
From the stirring Greek victory in the first Olympic marathon in 1896 to Hicham El Guerrouj's double-victory in 2004, competitors in distance running events have ...
Nutrition and Hydration Guide For Marathon Runners - Running and ...
Jun 12, 2014 ... Nutrition and hydration are critical to training for and running long distance races such as half marathons and marathons. A runner's diet is ...
London Olympics Preview: Distance Running
A look ahead at the 2012 Olympic distance running events.