Mark has never completed a half marathon and does not have much running experience so he will follow the beginner plan.
Click here to view Marc’s suggested training plan. This training plan is provided by The Running Store in Gainesville, VA.
Two of my best friends inspired me to run – Brian that I did my first ever 5k with; and Kristi who inspires me everyday to work hard and stay focused. After doing my 5K, I fell in love with being outdoors and feeling accomplish. Running is my time where I regroup and prepare for the day and week. It has become my happy place.
What is your biggest hurdle to working out/running?
Being a Realtor and Restaurant manager I am always on the go. Being able to schedule the time in to run/ workout is my biggest hurdle.
What is your long-term running goal?
My long term running goal is to complete a full marathon under 3 hours.
What is current running routine and have you run in any races?
5 miles a week. Yes – a 5k.
Why do you want to run the Prince William Half Marathon?
Since I started running a few months ago I get excited every time I run.
Tell us something about yourself…
I was never a runner but have improved my pace and would love to complete this with high standards.