Mackenzie Madison, M.S. Exercise Physiology, USAT, Pro TriathleteAll plans by this Coach
This 9 week beginner 5k Training Plan is here for you to continue to stay, fit, active and become a better runner. This training plan expects a basis of running 3-4 times per week and having the ability to run/jog or walk 2 miles as a base starting point for this training plan layout. This training plan goes by distance and runs off of total mileage build. There are 3 weeks of 10% mileage increase followed by 1 week of recovery. The last final weeks are there to prep you for your 5k. You will learn pacing, become fitter, faster and stronger. This Beginner 5k training plan allows for cross-training opportunities and other sports. The max distance you will get up to n one run will be 7 miles. Coach Mackenzie from Team Madison wants to offer you accountability and a schedule to keep you on track during these times. Running is the one fitness activity that still can't be taken away from us. Enjoy! Stay active!
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