Week 2 run 1 done- It was one of my best runs so far

Today's weather forecast was stormy winds with a lot of showers here and there. At first, my mind was not up to run today. However as the weather got a little better, I decided to quickly make my way out to start before i give in! So as I was running around the park, the wind was also very heavy so at times I had to run against it, which was a great challenge indeed.

Just before I did my final run, I felt my chest tightening and short breath (must be the cold wind) an wanted to give up again. However, I finished my final part of the run, the sun literally started shining and I saw a double rainbow! I don't know why, but i felt emotional, it was as if i was in tune with the nature. It really felt amazing to finish the run and to see rainbows, a fine reward!

As i returned home, I closed the door to get inside, it literally poured with a lot of rain so i was lucky to not to get wet!

It was quite an adventure for me this morning! I am looking forward to run 2 :) I will look back at this post if I ever needed motivation.

7 Replies

  • Well done for going out in the awful weather that was going about today. I was on a rest day, so hopefully it will have improved by tomorrow! You are doing really well and I am sure your next run will be good too :-)

  • good for you :D well done, glad you dodged the rain :) onwards and upwards :D

  • Good for you, especially in this weather, can't have been easy.

    Hope your positive attitude continues.


  • Oh , what a lovely post ! Well done to you, you will go far with that positive attitude :-)

    Keep going and keep posting xxx

  • Thank you all! Completed by second run today :) So sunday is my run 3!

  • Wow, well done! I've just finished week 1, so will be doing week 2, run 1 on Monday so really impressed to hear that you did it and things are improving. Definitely an inspiration.. :)

  • Thank youu much! Just going to start my week 3 soon! So looking forward to it :)

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