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Be a better runner: the art of the long run

When you’re training for a half marathon or full marathon, long runs are a huge part of your run schedule (and your weekend). But they’re also a great training tool even if you don’t have a big race planned.

Learn how to run long safely, how far to run depending on your goals, what makes these runs so important and more. Hosted by Michael Doyle, editor of Canadian Running Magazine.

Long runs: the awesomeness of the long distance runner

Planning a long run? Be prepared with:

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Special thanks to Canadian Running Magazine

Karen Benson

Editor, trail runner, nature nerd. Lauded for leading cheer squads everywhere, she’s also an outspoken advocate for eating burritos daily.