The second test of fitness in your preparation for an April Marathon. As part of the Marathon Training Series, Strava is challenging you to run 20 miles in a single run, on any day between March 1st-10th.
Put those miles in as you work towards that big 26.2 mile goal in April. Get over that next major hurdle in your training to prove you are on track and heading towards a PR!
Total Miles Run
Successfully complete all Challenges in the Marathon Training Series and you can expect proper recognition of your efforts by Strava (and maybe a little surprise as well).
You have to run 20 miles in a single run (just like you do in training).
There is an 8 hour time limit to complete the 20 miles.
The Challenge starts and ends based on each runners local time zone.
Manual entries or treadmill runs wil not count towards your Challenge effort.
All activities logged during the Challenge period must be uploaded to Strava no later than 3/13/2013.
Q: When do I have to complete the 20 miles?
A: You can run 20 miles in a single run any day between March 1st-10th.
Q: Can I run multiple times to add up to 20 miles?
A: No, you have to run 20 miles in a single run.
Q: Is there a time limit for the 20 miles?
A: Yes, there is an 8 hour time limit to complete the 20 miles.
Q: Can I participate in this Challenge even if I have not completed the previous half marathon Challenge?
A: Yes, you can take part in as many of the individual Challenges that make up the Marathon Training Series as you like.
Have fun, be safe, and remember to take care of your hydration and nutrition needs when you’re out on the road.