Originally Posted by jwied82
^^What kind of goal do you have for the marathon? I assume you have already run a qualifying time for Boston since you say you are training for that. Any reason for a 3 days a week plan? It seems strange to me because i'm a high mileage, run everyday type... i personally would never feel prepared for a marathon off of 35 mpw.
Yeah, I'm perplexed as well re: three days a week. For the previous one I was running 5-6 days a week, topping out at 60 mpw. This time around I'd like to hit and hold 70 mpw for a few weeks.
Today: 6 2/3 miles, a bit slower than usual.