80/20 Running: Run Stronger and Race Faster by Training Slower

80/20 Running

Run Stronger and Race Faster by Training Slower

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ISBN10: 0451470885 ISBN13: 9780451470881 Contributors: Johnson, Robert (Foreword) Publisher: Berkley Pub Group Published: Sep 2 2014 Pages: 256 Weight: 0.55lbs. Height: 9.00" Width: 6.00" Depth: 0.75" Language: English

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This revolutionary training method has been embraced by elite runners--with extraordinary results--and now you can do it, too.

Respected running and fitness expert Matt Fitzgerald explains how the 80/20 running program--in which you do 80 percent of runs at a lower intensity and just 20 percent at a higher intensity--is the best change runners of all abilities can make to improve their performance. With a thorough examination of the science and research behind this training method, 80/20 Running is a hands-on guide for runners of all levels with training programs for 5K, 10K, half-marathon, and marathon distances.

In 80/20 Running, you'll discover how to transform your workouts to avoid burnout.

- Runs will become more pleasant and less draining
- You'll carry less fatigue from one run to the next
- Your performance will improve in the few high-intensity runs
- Your fitness levels will reach new heights

80/20 Running promotes a message that all runners--as well as cyclists, triathletes, and even weight-loss seekers--can embrace: Get better results by making the majority of your workouts easier.
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