Running Made Easy
4.7 (25 ratings)
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Running Made Easy

Learn to improve your running, with better technique, developing training plans, strength exercises, nutrition and more!
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4.7 (25 ratings)
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120 students enrolled
Created by Colin Thomas
Last updated 4/2020
English
Current price: $20.99 Original price: $29.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 51 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Improve your running technique with simple drills and exercises
  • Learn how to structure your own training plan with different training sessions
  • What to eat from different food groups
  • Strength and Conditioning techniques and exercises
  • How to warm up and cool down, including stretching
  • Different types of footwear
  • How to motivate yourself
  • Why running is good for you
Requirements
  • none
Description

This course is aimed at anyone who wants to improve their knowledge about running. It covers a wide range of subjects starting with why we should run and equipment/running shoes, all the way up to strength and conditioning, developing your own training sessions and training plan. With a combination of short lectures and videos, examples of exercises and running drills, all designed to make running easier for you. The course lectures and videos should take you around two hours to listen to and watch, and with practice will make you a better runner tomorrow than what you are today.

Who this course is for:
  • Beginner to intermediate level runners or those looking to gain more training insights and improve your running
Course content
Expand all 67 lectures 01:15:04
+ Running Technique
6 lectures 07:02
Foot Landing Drills
02:09
Legs
00:59
Legs video
01:21
Technique Summary
00:31
+ Planning your Session
16 lectures 14:49
Planning your Session
00:27
The Warm Up
00:41
The Warm Up continued
00:48
Warm up Drills and Exercises
01:43
The Main Session
00:36
The Easy Run
00:31
Long Runs
00:58
Fartlek training
01:13
Hill reps
00:49
Interval Training
00:46
Tempo Running
00:39
Recovery Running
00:35
Sprinting
00:45
Running Drills
01:14
The Cool Down
00:27
Cool Down Static Stretches
02:37
+ Writing Your own Running Programme
8 lectures 08:08
Writing Your own Running Programme
02:35
Overload
01:28
Recovery
00:28
Adaptation
00:56
Things to consider
00:54
Developing Your Training Plan
00:35
Training Plan Tips!
00:50
Training Plan Example
00:22
+ Sleep
4 lectures 03:46
Sleep
00:50
Sleep Architecture
02:02
Deep Sleep
00:23
Tips for Good Sleep
00:31
+ Nutrition
10 lectures 12:04
Nutrition
00:23
Carbohydrate
00:46
Simple and Complex Carbs
00:46
Carbohydrates
03:45
Protein
00:41
Protein
02:22
Fats
00:37
Fats
01:06
Nutrition tips
00:55
Avoiding dysglycaemia
00:43
+ Strength and Conditioning
12 lectures 15:17
Strength and Conditioning
01:03
General Strength
00:22
General Strength
03:00
Specific Strength
00:30
Specific Strength
02:33
Improving Power
00:24
Power Exercises (Plyometrics)
01:19
Core Stability and Strength
00:26
Core Exercises
01:13
Flexibility
00:35
Flexibility Exercises
03:17
Strength and Conditioning Tips
00:35
+ Motivation and Overcoming Barriers
5 lectures 05:14
Motivation and Overcoming Barriers
02:28
SMART Goals
00:23
Short Term Behavioural Goals
00:56
Long Term Outcome Goals
00:46
Well done!
00:41