Week 4 Run 1

Woah, woah, woah! I did it! That was hard but I did it!!! The hardest bit was what to think when running to take mind off "how much longer?". I was ringing wet when I got home and could hardly walk when finished but the feeling of achievement when Laura said "you've done more running than walking"! Come on you guys who are at the same stage, you can do this you are all doing brilliantly!!!

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  • Well done mum2theboys I have just done r2, wk4 I can't wait to start wk 5 . Resting the knees though before next run going to have 3 day break , they are not happy at all this activity they are,complaining . Keep up the good work.

  • Well done mum2the boys I've completed r2 wk4 at 5am , can't wait to start wk 5 . Got to have a couple a extra rest days though before my next run ,knees not happy with all this activity ' keep up the good work .

  • Oh well done you! That's a real milestone! I'm having an extra rest day and starting the dreaded Week 4 on Monday so your post is timely! I agree about the taking your mind off it bit! I'm like that too; "Oh look at the pretty trees/flowers/birds/horses" etc. Congrats :-)

  • That'll be me on Tuesday. I hope.

    Well done. :-)

  • Well done! This is where you need to start developing mental as well as physical strength. I gave free rein to the nerd in me on week 4 and made lists in my head of general knowledge type things, e.g. European Union countries, US states, etc. Other people like to plan menus, holidays, outfits for special occasions, etc. Whatever lights your candle really, but think of anything other than 'How much longer have I got to go?'. Enjoy it!

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