Reality Check: Are You Ready to Run a Marathon?

September 16, 2014 11:44 AM

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Reality Check: Are You Ready to Run a Marathon?

According to Running USA, over 541,000 runners finished marathons in the United States last year. Incredibly, the amount of marathon finishers has increased over 40% in the last decade. Much of this growth is attributed to the popularity of the half marathon.

In 2013, there were 1.96 million half marathon finishers in the United States. The half marathon has inspired lots of recreational runners to run farther than they ever thought possible. And, the half marathon is really the perfect feeder system for the marathon. In fact, the runners often run side ...

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