Couch to 5K

5km - 25:40 - Slightly faster than steady pace

Hi all!

Feeling good this evening. My HM programme had me run 5km this evening and it was meant to be at a steady pace. Whenever I have run a steady pace before it is about halfway between an easy pace (about 30 mins) and my current PB, so currently that would be about 26:30. I set my Garmin to pace me for this time but I felt that I could comfortably run at a faster pace so I did.

A good way to monitor my progress is to check my current heart rate to where I was a month ago and I can see that my heart rate is lower now than it was before at similar speeds.

Parkrun next and I will see if I can beat last weeks 23:26 PB.

Here is a link to my run:

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Another good one Aftabs


Thanks! It feels good to be able to see these improvements.


That's a tidy pace Aftabs.




great stats, well done. Parkrun tomorrow for me too, but I'd have to kill myself to get your time!!!! Good luck on beating your PB....


Congrats Aftabs..keep it up!! Good luck to you for tomorrow Park Run!


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