Beginner Run 5k Training Plan
Training Plan Overview
The Beginning 5K Run Training Program is geared towards new runners who want to run a 5K successfully. The program includes a perfect blend of three to four running workouts plus optional cross-training and rest. It is geared to first-timer runners and gradually builds in mileage and intensity allowing your body to adapt to the new distances week to week.
Training Plan Mileage Chart
Click on a week number to see the daily descriptions for that week. Enter a race date below to customize the plan for an upcoming race. Once you've settled on a plan, drag this link to your bookmarks for easy reference. My 5k training plan
Based on your selected race date you should have started training on May 13, 2012. If you didn't you shouldn't start this training plan without consulting a coach. Unless you've been working out at a level consistent with the scheduled workouts so far you risk injury or death by following the training plan.
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