After all the training, marathon day is finally here! You look out the window to see what the weather looks like, and check the local temperature. Will you meet your marathon goal? Or will you be struggling into the finish…?
A well thought-out race strategy will help you run the best marathon you can. There are many things that can affect you during this long event. If you have thought about them previously then you will be make the right adjustments during the run and complete a successful marathon.
The main factors that will affect your performance during the race are:
* Your marathon goal
* Your pacing
* Your conditioning and fitness level
* The weather
* The marathon course
Your marathon …