I felt like a runner today: First run in the... - Couch to 5K

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I felt like a runner today

SexyBexy
SexyBexyGraduate

First run in the rain and quite windy as many of you have also experienced this morning. R1 of W9 went well. Even picked up the pace a bit in the last minute by striding out a little more which made it feel like I was actually running rather than just dragging my sorry self at a snails pace. So, I CAN run for 30 minutes! Who'd have believed it?

Just two more runs to go.......

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MarlyParly
MarlyParlyGraduate

Fantastic work , especially in this weather! Well done for getting out there & completing Run 1, how exciting, nearly there!!! X

SexyBexy
SexyBexyGraduate
in reply to MarlyParly

Thanks MarlyParly. I can't wipe stupid grin of my face this morning!. SB x

Me - I would have! Nearly there! Wind and rain unexpectedly invigorating this morning ...

SexyBexy
SexyBexyGraduate
in reply to useitorloseit

Nearly there!!!!! Yes wind and rain and running in the dark pretty much certainly kept me on my toes. SB x

All my runs so far have been in pretty good weather. That is going to be a real challenge to get out there when it is wet and windy!! Well done, nearly there now :0)

SexyBexy
SexyBexyGraduate
in reply to runningknitter

Same here Running Knitter. It was quite a challenge at 06:30 this morning. What are we going to do when its frosty/icy/snowy?

runningknitter
runningknitterGraduate
in reply to SexyBexy

I have a feeling i might cheat occasionally and run on my treadmill!!

a big jolt to the system going out in the cold & rain, but you've done it now & yes you can run for 30 mins. and you're so close to graduation too. Well done

SexyBexy
SexyBexyGraduate
in reply to Run_Rob

Only another hour of running before graduation - yay

Hidden
HiddenGraduate

That's because you ARE a runner ! You're nearly there and doing SO well..

SexyBexy
SexyBexyGraduate
in reply to Hidden

Thanks HenPen. Loving this plan! x

kitty_kat33
kitty_kat33Graduate

Fantastic work, almost there!! I havent done a run yet, although I have run in the cold wind. x

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