First sub-hour 10k

First sub-hour 10k

Managed both my first sub-30min 5k (29:25) and first sub-hour 10k (59:08) at the Percy Pud 10k in Sheffield yesterday!! To say I'm delighted would be a slight understatement as this is such a long way from where I started back in April :-)

The support and guidance of both the Couch25k and Bridge210k forums have been invaluable and I can't thank you guys enough!

As you can see in the photo I was promoting Couch25K with my graduate t-shirt :-)

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  • Woo-hoo, well done!

  • Fantastic run, well done. Great photo too!

  • Gratz on your achievement! Its my aim for next year.

    Love the knitted beard :D

  • It was a bit warm :-)

  • Love the beard! What a fab idea. Well done on your time!!!!!

    I was in Sheff yesterday. I'd not heard about the race. Sorry I missed it. Would have liked to have done it.

    Is that the one that goes out towards Loxley. The hilly one?

  • Yes that's the one, although to anyone from Sheffield, it's about as flat as you can get :-)

  • Sheff is blummin hilly! What about Stocksbridge and Totley! Sheesh!

    When the mature lady runners from there pitch up to races I know I'm doomed. Ha ha

    There's gold in them thar hills!

  • Well done on both pbs - bet you're still smilingπŸ˜€!

  • Really Well done on your 2 PB's ! Excellent stuff !

    I really want one of those beards ! :-) xxx

  • Well done you! Two PBs and Beard of the Year in the one race. Bet it was rather hot by the end. :)

  • Wow, that's two PBs to be proud off! Congratulations.

  • Brilliant, well done, fantastic PBs and rocking the beard !

  • Well done on an amazing achievement and a gold star for the outfit!

  • Well done! I did the Percy Pud on Sunday too and it was one of my favourite races of the year. I think the free milk at the end was a nice bonus too!

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