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I'm currently training fitness generally and a big part of that for me is running, I noticed that the hardest part was breathing fast enough and at some point I'd usually lose a breathing rhythm and sputter. after looking at breathing techniques from multiple sources I found out that I am a 'chest-breather' and would be better served breathing from my stomach. However, I have found that no matter how long I concentrate on developing my 'stomach-breathing' as soon as I stop being conscious of my breathing I revert to the chest, and especially if I am running, I can't get enough oxygen with the more diaphragmatic approach. I also find it difficult to breath with my stomach when full and i was asking for any advice on how to change my breathing habits.

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Do you enjoy running? If so, stop focusing on breathing and just keep running. You'll develop your own rhythm after a while. – Kneel-Before-ZOD May 13 '14 at 15:52
If you're running so hard that you can't keep up breathing, you need to slow down. At a moderate pace, you should be able to hold a conversation while running. – JohnP May 13 '14 at 19:45
"...also find it difficult to breath with my stomach when full...". You should not be running after eating either. – soulseekah Dec 9 '14 at 12:06

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