W1r2 lessons learned

Ok, here's a few things I've learned this morning on my second run:

Don't worry about being cold...you really won't want that fleece after the first run!

Eating a light breakfast is probably a good idea.

Blisters hurt

A stitch can be tolerated

And probably most upsetting....Trent valley is a clue! Suzanne you live in a valley therefore EVERY run includes an up hill start GRRR

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  • PS but I still did it!still proud!

  • I have only just got back from my W1R2 in the Wharfe valley. I didn't switch my player on until I got to the old railway track thus avoided first run being uphill. it adds half a mile to total but hey, that's fine. Enjoy the satisfaction of doing it. GOOD ON YOU!

  • Yay! And very soon, those uphills will be conquered on the walk and early runs out..... Leaving the downhills for the longer runs back home :D

    Blisters are horrid :( ... if you can get them, double-walled running docks are amazing - no blisters at all and a pal training for a marathon has not had blisters either!

    Have fun, sounds as if you are in a beautiful part of the country ... enjoy :) Cheers, Linda x

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