It is that time of year. The buzz of the Boston Marathon is starting to increase among marathon runners as Patriot’s Day draws closer.
Are you ready?
If that question provoked a profound sense of joy and terror deep within you simultaneously, I know you are training for and greatly anticipating this year’s Boston Marathon.
CONGRATULATIONS! It’s not easy to qualify for Boston. Sure, some runners qualify during their first or second marathon, but many people work for years before they earn their coveted golden ticket to Boston. If you are in, you are either a naturally gifted runner or you have worked really hard to get there. Most likely, a little bit of both is in play. Well done, congratulations, you are a bad @ss. You are about to toe the line with some of the best runners in the world.
We are here to answer your questions and provide some tips for preparing for and racing the most prestigious road race in the world. From Hopkinton to Boylston Street, we’ve been there and we want to help guide you to your best race this April. Today we’ll start out by talking about what you should be doing now to get ready for Marathon Monday.