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12 Running Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

1. Suitable Running Gear:

Choose appropriate running attire, ensuring they meet the demands of your training and distance.

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2. Regular Shoe Replacement:

Replace running shoes as needed to prevent injuries and ensure comfort.

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3. Layer Management:

Avoid overdressing; adjust layers as your body warms up during workouts.

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4. Prevent "Runner's Nipple":

Address nipple chafing issues with proper clothing or protective measures.

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5. Gradual Start:

Begin training sessions or races conservatively to maintain consistent pacing and strong finishes.

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6. Incremental Distance:

Increase weekly mileage by no more than 10%, and don't let long runs exceed one-third of your weekly mileage.

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7. Diverse Training:

Incorporate variety in your training to enhance overall fitness and prevent plateaus.

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8. Post-Workout Nutrition:

Refuel adequately after training to support recovery and performance.

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9. Tapering Timing:

Properly time and balance your tapering phase to ensure fresh legs for race day.

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10.Stick to Routine:

Avoid trying new strategies on race day that you haven't tested in training.

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11. Mental Focus:

Maintain focus during races to optimize pacing and performance.

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12. Relax During Run:

Stay relaxed while running to improve efficiency and reduce the risk of muscle tension and fatigue.

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