Couch to 5K! I've done it!!

So pleased to say I did my final run tonight. Very proud of myself. At 5+stone overweight and a mum of small children who teaches full time it feels like a wonderful achievement! Thanks to all who gave their support.


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  • Well done. Hope you have put in for your badge. Mine came this morning and it felt wonderful. Happy running.

  • Wow, huge congratulations!! A massive achievement indeed...especially with a full time job and little ones at home! It's so good to see posts like the rest of us that encouragement we need to one day reach that goal too. Keep on running x

  • Well done you and keep it up! You're a runner now!

    Great achievement!

  • Warm congratulations!


  • Woohoo! Well done!

  • Well done x

  • Heartfelt congratulations from the other Delia on the site -- still struggling to run 10K but I'll do it!

  • Thanks Delia. We will get there!

  • Superb, well done, conga time, badge time .... celebration.

  • So very well done.Youre weight will drop off now and you will feel the benefit.Are you going to carry on running. X

  • Well done! It's reading posts like this that keep me going. I've just done run 3 of week 5 - couldn't quite believe it when Laura announced a 20 min run! But I did it and I feel great. Can't ever say "I'm not a runner" anymore

  • Congratulations on your graduation. You certainly have your hands full! Running will help with any stress. I am a teacher too, and find that a run after work helps to settle my mind and relax me, especially if it has been a particularly stressful or worrying day.

  • absolutely fantastic and so inspiring x well done x

  • Wow that is an achievement - very well done! I shall keep you in mind as I battle on with the plan.

  • Well Done, happy running :)

  • Massive congratulations!

  • Amazing well done!!

  • That is some achievement ! Congratulations ! x

  • Well done! you won't know yourself now. Keep up the great work!

  • Thank you all for your support. It truly means a lot. Even got my graduate badge! Took my running stuff on holiday and going to attempt the hill from stonehaven to dunottar castle in the morning. Hope it stops raining!!

  • Well done! Running in the rain is actually my favourite so I'm quite jealous of your run tomorrow :)

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