# Is 8 minutes per km good?

## Is 8 minutes per km good?

This is based on the idea that walking is more efficient than running up to about 13-14 min/mile (7:30-8:00 min/km) pace. So running slower than 14 min/mile (8:40 min/km) pace is unproductive; you are better off walking. If you can’t walk 2 miles in 30 minutes, focus on walking and building up to that pace.

## What pace is 8 km an hour?

4.97mph
The quick way to see how fast you run in km and miles

KM Per Hour Miles Per Hour Mins Per KM
7.80kph 4.85mph 7:41
7.90kph 4.91mph 7:35
8.00kph 4.97mph 7:30
8.10kph 5.03mph 7:25

What is a good time per km?

Speed by distance

Sex Race distance Average pace per mile (1.6 km)
male 5 km (3.1 mi) 10:18:10
female 5 km (3.1 mi) 12:11:10
male 10 km (6.2 mi) 8:41:43
female 10 km (6.2 mi) 10:02:05

How many km is 8 minutes?

2. Convert pace to speed, and speed to pace both mile and km.

min/mile mph min/km
7 min 8.5 4 m 20 s
8 min 7.5 4 m 58 s
9 min 6.6 5 m 35 s
10 min 6 6 m 12 s

### Is 9 min per km good running?

You need 9–10 min per mile (1.6km). For training and exercising it’s absolutely fine.

### How fast is 1km in 8 minutes?

mins/km 1km 1 mile
8:00 8:00 12:52
8:01 8:01 12:54
8:02 8:02 12:56
8:03 8:03 12:57

Is 7 km/hour jogging?

Jogging is running at a gentle pace; its definition, as compared with running, is not standard. In general, jogging speed is between 4 to 6 miles per hour (6.4 to 9.7 km/h) Running is sometimes defined as requiring a moment of no contact to the ground, whereas jogging often sustains the contact.

Is 9km in an hour good?

Even if that is your all out best effort it is still pretty decent running. That pace will give you about a 45 minute 10km time. If you run that in a 10km road race it will probably place you in the top quarter of the field. Somewher between 9 and 11km/h is probably average, depending on your age and gender.

Split by km

km Time/km
5 km 30:00
6 km 36:00
7 km 42:00
8 km 48:00

## Is 7.5 minutes per km good?

If you can run 100 miles at 7:30 pace you might be able to win a few ultra distance races. At 50k, this pace might place you in the top 30 of most races. If you are running a marathon at 7:30 pace you are doing well but not placing near the top of big races. For a half marathon too, a 7:30 pace is still decent.

Is it OK to run 8km everyday?

You can certainly run 8km per day – many people can do that. At a “reasonable” speed that is only 1/2 hour to 45 minutes per day. Not too much at all. Depending on how much you run currently, you should work up to that distance, say by adding 1/2 mile or 1 mile every few days.

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