This PowerPoint teaches the viewer the process of running a distance race with an emphasis on Half-Marathons.
Text of Half-Marathon PP
1. By Jenica Noviello
2. Why I chose this project
I chose this project because I wanted to run ahalf-marathon.
The Tacoma Narrows Half-Marathon 3. Footwear
Where to go in Olympia:
4. How much do you pronate?Sales associates at South Sound Running will determine how much you pronate by watching you run in a neutral shoe. Glycerin Summon Adrenaline 5. First Youll need to choose a race.
The easiest way to do this is to go towww.ontherunevents.com
Then click on the calendar tab and fill in the information
The site will give you a list of all the races in your area.
Just click on the link to sign up!
Go to Runnersworld.com and click on smart coach
7. The Website will give you a training plan This example shows the first 4 weeks of a 16 week training program. 8. 9. 32 Ounce Water Bottle 10. Nutrition 15%-20% 60%-65% 20%-25% 11. Get plenty of iron to prevent Anemia 12. After workouts, its important to stretch
Be sure to stretch these muscles.
Quads Calves Hamstrings 13. A few others you might want to try Groin 14. Replenishing Energy
Runs that last an hour or more should be followed with an electrolyte replenishing liquid or snack.
15. 16. Helpful Tips for Race Day
Eat a normal breakfast. Dont upset your stomach.
Bring a bottle of water to the race.
Wear an old sweatshirt!
It might get lost even if
there is a clothing
check-in at the starting line.
Walk, jog, and stretch a little before the race.
Run the race. All your preparation and hard work will pay off!
17. How Will I Use This in the Future
By creating this project, I have learned the process required to train for distance races of any length.
I plan to use the process to run a marathon at some point in the future.
Get Equipped Chose a Race Make and Implement Training Plan Race Eat right, hydrate and stretch.