My first ParkRun AND Graduation

Thank you for all the encouragement on my post earlier.

I've done my first ParkRun and my Week 9 Run 3 although I wasn't actually listening to the podcast today. Hope that still counts.

I am extremely slow and just do a slow jog. I told my friend I was aiming for 55 minutes and I did it in 55 minutes & 44 seconds. Pretty happy with that.

It has taken me since 1 September to graduate due to various illness but I'm pleased. Now I need to work on my speed more.

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  • Well done. And congrats. X

  • Thank you.

  • Fantastic. You must be very proud of that achievement :) Keep running :)

  • Thank you.

  • Congratulations. I hope you enjoyed parkrun and you'll be lining up for your second one next Saturday ;) Sorry that I missed your earlier post, but I've just returned from parkrun myself.

  • Yes I enjoyed it. Thank you.

  • So you actually ran for 55 minutes non-stop? Wow, that's a great achievement, congratulations!

  • There was a little slope about 10 metres long and apart from that on each of the 3 circuits yeah I ran for 55 minutes.

  • Brilliant! I want to learn to pace myself that well. Be proud!

  • Fantastic! Congratulations on your graduation! Happy running!

  • Thank you.

  • Congratulations 😃

  • Thank you.

  • Yay. You must be delighted & quite rightly so! Enjoy the rest of your day ☺

  • Thank you.

  • Fabulous job for sticking with it and for doing the park run. Now you know you really can do it, don't worry about the speed that will come later.

  • Thank you.

  • Congratulations and well done Daisy.

  • Thank you.

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