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Not good at selfies, pretty rubbish at running...

Languid_Lil profile image

... but I feel BRILLIANT! My 3rd Parkrun! Not a PB I don't think but WHO CARES! I started my C25K journey on July 16th, I honestly don't remember *ever* having run further than between 2 lampposts *in my life* (even with Mrs Hughes shouting at me in PE) and now I can run 5k! Run! Without stopping! Yay me!! Yay you lot for being so supportive! Yay Parkrun people!

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UpTheStanley profile image

Great stuff LL. You're obviously buzzing ….. and hopefully headache-free?

Thanks! Yes, listened to the advice and drank loads, also kept trying to relax my shoulders,an tried to stop using the smartphone so much as I'm sure crouching over the phone doesn't help. Xxx

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UpTheStanleyGraduate10 in reply to Languid_Lil

Great news! Onward and upward :-)

Deals1 profile image

Well done! I did my 4th this morning and feel the same . 😀😀😀. Relaxing with a lazy breakfast at the moment. Enjoy your weekend and parkrun glory!!

Languid_Lil profile image
Languid_Lil in reply to Deals1

Enjoy your breakfast - I've just demolished a croissant and some coffee 🥐☕😉! Go us!

telford_mike profile image

Great pic L_L 😂

Elfe5 profile image

Fabulous! Go you! 😃

Rubbish at running be blowed! Sounds great to me! 😀

Equi-geek profile image

Pfft! Rubbish at running???? You've just run 5km!!!! And run for 48 minutes - which is no mean feat of endurance! Really well done, you should be proud of yourself!

orangeguy profile image

Well done with the park run!, and . . . 5k is not rubbish 😀 Don't worry about the selfies, there's already more than enough selfies in the world 😂😂😂

Wizziewood profile image

Brilliant! ... well done you!

I wish Mrs Hughes could see you now!

Parkrun next week? ... Enjoy!

Dexy5 profile image

You are going to have to think about changing your name soon LL ; languid is not going to describe you any longer.

I think the secret to the perfect selfie is you have to pout your lips, suck in the cheeks and practice hundreds of times before you find the one you like. Most of us over the age of 40 just can't be bothered.😂

ju-ju- profile image

Yay well done on the PB, and I love the pic, great angle too....

Sandraj39 profile image

...oh, I think we all had a "Mrs Hughes" somewhere along the way!!! Well done on your Parkrun!🙂

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