Daniels Running Formula 3rd Edition

Author: Jack Daniels
Publisher: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 9781450431835
Release Date: 2013-12-31
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Explains how to determine an ideal training pace, provides pacing tables for individual races, suggests race strategies, and offers guidelines to protect against injury.

Daniels Running Formula

Author: Jack Daniels
Publisher: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 9781450407472
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Recommended by "Runner's World" magazine as "the best training book" by "the world's greatest coach," "Daniels' Running Formula" provides an expert training and racing blueprint for dedicated runners of all abilities.

Daniels Running Formula 3rd Edition

Author: Jack Daniels
Publisher: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 9781450467636
Release Date: 2013-12-31
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Get in the best shape of your running career with the help of "Daniels' Running Formula," the book that "Runner's World" magazine calls the best training book. Premier running coach Jack Daniels provides you with his legendary VDOT formula to guide you through training at exactly the right intensity to run stronger, longer, and faster. Choose a program to get in shape, target a race program, or regain conditioning after layoff or injury. Train for competition with programs for 800 meters, 1500 meters to 2 miles, cross country races, 5K to 10K, 15K to 30K, and marathon events. Each program incorporates training intensities to help you build endurance, strength, and speed. With" Daniels' Running Formula," you'll track the time you spend at each level, train more efficiently, and optimize results. Completely updated with new chapters on altitude training, seasonal programming, and treadmill training, "Daniels' Running Formula, Third Edition," is the most comprehensive, accessible, and instantly applicable edition to date. Customizable to your current fitness level, competition goals, and schedule, the formula is the ideal solution for any race, anywhere, anytime. Whether training or competing, get the results you're seeking every time you lace up with the workouts and programs detailed in "Daniels' Running Formula."

Running Science

Author: Owen Anderson
Publisher: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 9780736074186
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Sports & Recreation

A comprehensive guide to all things running explains running physiology, biomechanics, medicine, genetics, biology, psychology, training, and racing.

Faster Road Racing

Author: Pfitzinger, Pete
Publisher: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 9781450470452
Release Date: 2014-11-06
Genre: Sports & Recreation

In Faster Road Racing: 5K to Half Marathon, renowned running authority Pete Pfitzinger and Running Times senior writer Philip Latter present training plans for the most popular race distances as well as advice on recovery, cross-training, nutrition, tapering, and masters running.

Advanced Marathoning 2nd Edition

Author: Pete Pfitzinger
Publisher: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 9781450407243
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Sports & Recreation

With the latest in science-based training, Advanced Marathoning shows you how to race faster, train for multiple marathons, and surpass your goals. Find the latest information on training methods, schedules, and programs for a variety of distances. Guaranteed to take you to the next level, you will run your best marathon with this definitive book.

Hansons Marathon Method

Author: Luke Humphrey
Publisher: VeloPress
ISBN: 9781937716769
Release Date: 2016-01-01
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Run your first marathon or your fastest with Hansons Marathon Method, the revolutionary training program from one of the best running teams in the world, the Hansons-Brooks Distance Project. In Hansons Marathon Method, the coaches of the Hansons-Brooks Distance Project reveal their innovative marathon training program that has helped thousands of runners become true marathoners and smash their personal bests. Hansons Marathon Method tosses out mega-long runs and high-mileage weekends--two old-fashioned running traditions that often injure and discourage runners. Runners using the Hansons method will gradually build up to the moderate-high mileage required for marathon success, spreading those miles more sensibly throughout the week. Running easy days mixed with precisely paced speed, strength, and tempo workouts, runners will steel their bodies and minds to run the hardest final miles of the marathon--and finish strong. In this new second edition, the Hansons program welcomes newer runners with a new Just Finish program featuring a simple schedule of easier running and lower mileage. The Just Finish program sets up first-time marathoners for an enjoyable marathon and a lifetime of strong, healthy running. Hansons Marathon Method will prepare you for your best marathon: Sensible weekly mileage based on science, not outdated traditions Effective Hansons speed, strength, and tempo workouts paced to achieve your goal Crucial nutrition and hydration guidelines to run strong for the whole race A smart and simple Just Finish program for new runners and marathon first-timers Detailed training schedules for experienced and advanced marathoners This revised second edition answers frequently asked questions, shows how to integrate flexibility and strength work into your training week, and shares the most effective recovery methods. Using the Hansons' innovative approach, you will mold real marathon muscles, train your body to avoid the wall, and finish strong. Hansons Marathon Method lays out the smartest marathon training program available from one of the most accomplished running groups in the world. Using their innovative approach, runners will mold real marathon muscles, train their body to never hit the wall, and prepare to run their fastest marathon. "You might expect a training program devised by the Hanson brothers to be a little different than the usual rehashing of principles and schedules. Given the success of athletes from the Hansons-Brooks Distance Project, you wouldn't be surprised if it was effective, too." -- Runner's World

80 20 Running

Author: Matt Fitzgerald
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780451470881
Release Date: 2014-09-02
Genre: Sports & Recreation

"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"--

Modern Training and Physiology for Middle and Long Distance Runners

Author: John Davis
ISBN: 0615790291
Release Date: 2013-05-14
Genre: Running

Explains the practical aspects of exercise physiology and modern coaching, including energy systems, the aerobic and anaerobic thresholds, VO2 max, running economy, muscle fibers, and more. In addition, it covers how these ideas should inform both your day-to-day workouts and the underlying philosophy that forms the foundation of your training program.

The Competitive Runner s Handbook

Author: Bob Glover
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101199916
Release Date: 1999-04-01
Genre: Sports & Recreation

For both runners entering that first neighborhood race and elite marathoners, trainers Bob and Shelly-lynn Florence Glover's completely revised guide is the book on training to compete. A book that's already sold close to 200,000 copies, The Competitive Runner's Handbook will now offer all the latest information needed to design basic training programs; special workouts to increase strength, endurance, and power; schedules and worksheets to develop individual goals; and specifics on preparing for all kinds of races?with an emphasis on the 10K and the marathon. Informed by their over thirty years of coaching experience, the Glovers give winning tips on alternative training, footwear and diet, and common injuries and illnesses, as well as sensible advice on balancing running with work and home life.

Anatomy for Runners

Author: Jay Dicharry
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 9781620871591
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Health & Fitness

Offers advice on achieving goals for running without suffering injury, including mobility and stability tests, tips on the best way to run, and an assessment of running footwear.

Build Your Running Body

Author: Pete Magill
Publisher: The Experiment
ISBN: 9781615191031
Release Date: 2014-07-29
Genre: Sports & Recreation

“The best running book ever.” —Bob Anderson, founder of Runner’s World Whether you're a miler or an ultramarathoner, if you want a fit, fast, and injury-resistant running body, there's a better way to train than relentlessly pursuing mileage. This easy-to-use workout manual draws on the latest research in running physiology to target all the components that go into every stride—including muscles, connective tissue, cardiovascular fitness, energy production, the nervous system, hormones, and the brain. With the breakthrough whole-body training program in Build Your Running Body, runners will improve their times, run longer and more comfortably, and reduce injury. With more than 150 workouts—from weightlifting and cross-training to resistance exercises and plyometrics—fine-tuned to individual skill levels and performance goals, PLUS: • 393 photos that make it easy to follow every step of every workout • 10 training programs to help runners of all levels integrate the total-body plan into their daily routines • Interviews with leading runners, exercise scientists, and coaches—learn how elite runners train today • Race strategy for the crucial weeks leading up to the competition and through to the finish line • Exercises to prevent injury and rehabilitate common running ailments • Seasoned insight on barefoot running, the pros and cons of stretching, and other hot-button topics • Nutrition guidance on carbs, proteins, fats, and weight loss • More than 30 recipes to speed recovery and cement fitness gains • Beginners' guidelines every step of the way • Valuable tips on proper apparel, tracking your progress, and more!

Running Injuries

Author: Timothy Noakes
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195782887
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Medical

Revised to reflect the latest international research, a guide to injury prevention and treatment for runners at all levels includes coverage of such topics as the biomechanics of body motion, the psychology of injury, and the dangers of stretching.

Road Racing for Serious Runners

Author: Pete Pfitzinger
Publisher: Human Kinetics Publishers
ISBN: 0880118180
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Offers advice on competing in races, and includes tips on training, motivation, and strategy