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Chicago Marathon Training Plan Level 4 Speedster (Mileage-Based)

$49.99

This Chicago Marathon training plan (up to 16 weeks long) includes my tried and true, scientifically-based and proven marathon workout sequence to help athletes running Chicago. I’ll have you perform lots goal pace workouts so you really know how to dial in goal pace on race day.

Quick Facts:

-Length: 10-16 weeks
-Runs per week: 4-7
-Key/Hard Workouts per week: 1-2
-Cross-training days per week: 1-2
-Garmin Structured Workout Compatible
-McMillan Calculator paces integrated into all workouts

Plan includes:

-Tried and true, scientifically-based and proven marathon workout sequence
-Goal pace predictor workouts to dial in your goal pace
-Progressive long runs to increase your endurance
-Stamina-boosting marathon specialty workouts
-Predictor workouts to determine your best pace for race day
-Gradual pace advancement through the training plan to keep you -optimally challenged
-Workout swapping – flexibility to move runs around based on your life schedule
-Built-in injury prevention and strength training routines to perform in sync with your running workouts
-Form drills to improve your speed and efficiency

Prep:

-Be able to run 6-7mi (9.6-11.2km) on your regular runs and at least 11mi (17.6km) on your long runs.

Need more weeks? Suggested Training Cycle:

-Base Training Plan: adds up to 8 weeks
-Hill Module: adds up to 6 weeks (opt.)
-Speed Module: adds up to 6 weeks (opt.)
-Marathon Training Plan: 16 weeks