2024 Hardy Half Marathon: Training plans, distance, date, location, and more

Find out all you need to know about the Hardy Half Marathon – including how to choose the best training plan to get race-ready and set a new personal best.

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About the event

The Hardy Half Marathon in Dorchester, UK, is part of the Dorchester Marathon and Casterbridge Half event. This half marathon offers a challenging and scenic course through the Dorset countryside, starting and finishing in Dorchester. The race is popular for its picturesque landscapes and historical setting. It attracts runners looking for a rewarding challenge amidst the beauty of rural England. For more information, participants can visit the official event website.

Date: 

Sun
May 12
2024

Location: 

Dorset, United Kingdom

Distance

21.1km

Elevation profile: 

Hilly

Website: 

Link

Elevation gain: 

426

Number of participants: 

How to train for Hardy Half Marathon: Hardy Half Marathon training plans for every runner

To train for Hardy Half Marathon, you’ll need a personalized training plan and to build up your weekly mileage progressively.

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  • Automatically adjusts your mileage and types of runs to help you perform at your best
  • Incorporates deloads and strength training
  • Helps you manage your recovery and nutrition

Having a plan will also help with accountability, meaning that you can focus purely on improving your running game.

Check out our personalized Half Marathon training plans to find the one that best suits your goals.

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