Half-marathons have exponentially grown in popularity over the past few years. They don’t involve as much preparation as a full marathon but are still a great challenge and great fun. If you’re tackling your first half-marathon soon or haven’t found your groove for half’s yet, check out Self‘s first-hand experience with things they wish they would’ve known before running a half.
Our bonus tip for running your first half?
Don’t settle for crappy socks! Your feet will thank you by the time you hit mile 13.