Enduring Your First Marathon: Always learning

POST # 9 ALWAYS LEARNING:

ENDURING YOUR FIRST MARATHON with Elite Health Services Physical Therapist, Dr. Tiffany Sudol

This week I learned the rationale behind walking during training runs; and that it’s okay to walk, even during the marathon. Walking allows my muscle tissue to re-hydrate and become more “springy”. This is beneficial because by reducing the stress on my joints, I automatically lower my risk for injury. Who knew?

On another note, my long training runs are about to become a lot more scenic.  I finally made the leap and moved to beautiful Connecticut!  The image above is from the first run in my new neighborhood.

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