OMG I did it! Graduated!!!

Hello everybody,

I am so unbeliveably happy. I did the W9 R3! OMG!!! I don't believe it is true. Just 9 weeks ago I struggled to run for a minute, I didn't give up only because I am ambitious. Now look at me -still slow, still beetroot red but running! :) . I also lost more than 6kg and my BMI when down from 33.2 to 31 during C25k. Now dreaming about my first 5k. Celebration time for me. And for the community thank you for your support :) .


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  • CONGRATULATIONS! Beautiful graduate badge there, Eve. This programme is pure magic - you start out gasping for breath, and a few months later you find yourself gasping for a run. Onwards and trainer-wards....

  • Thanks :) .

  • So true - I love that "you start out gasping for breath, and a few months later you find yourself gasping for a run". Its just great isn't it :-) xxx

  • It's fantastic! (Mfam sings "I'm a believer", Shreck & Fiona style).

  • Congratulations Eve! well done! wonderful feeling right?

  • Thank you :) . I still cannot believe it. I have never ever run more than a couple minutes (even during my PE classes).

  • Many many congratulations Eve. Keep posting your postgraduate successes :)

  • Thank you AncientMum :) .

  • Another c25k success! Well done to you and good luck with your future running!

  • Thanks :) .

  • Congratulations. Its the best feeling :)

  • Thank you. And yes it really is. I am shocked that I managed to complete this program.

  • Congratulations!

    Very well done - and good luck on that 5k. Take it slowly and gradually and you'll get there.

    Happy running!


  • Thank you :). I admit that today (so 2 days after graduation) I did my first 5k. Awsome feeling :).

  • Congratulations! I hope you are feeling very proud. Lots of lovely running adventures ahead!

  • Thank you Ullyrunner :) .

  • Well done Eve give yourself a big cheer 😀 you deserve it xx

  • Thank you so much :) .

  • That is completely awesome! Way to go you!

  • Thanks :) .

  • Woop woop, well done Eve! Fabulous. Enjoy those future runs as a graduate! :-D

  • Thank you :) .

  • Yayyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy! Well done Vivi!!! Shaking me pom poms like a mad thing here.

    Here's to your 5k goal. You'll crack it for sure. Just take your time. No rush.

    Have fun!

  • Misswobble - I did 5k today in 46 minutes :). Thank you for your encouragement.

  • Well done it really is a great feeling isn't it. Enjoy your success and tell everyone !

  • Thank you :) .

  • Congratulations, and keep on running!

  • Thanks :) .

  • Well Done Eve. Its post like this that help strugglers like me keep going!!

  • Goodluck in your journey. Believe me this program really works :).

  • Congratulations!! Hope to be joining you in that graduation ceremony after tonight :)

  • Thank you :)

  • Well done Vimi!

    Steady now. No rush

  • Sooo many congratulations - that was me too a couple of weeks ago and yesterday I went out and ran 6km - keep up the momentum, settle in to your new status as graduate and set yourself a new goal over the next few weeks. You've done amazingly well. Well done.x

  • well done on graduating and good luck with next steps too

  • Congrats Eve !

  • belated congratulations...


  • Congratulations Eve, you should be so proud. I have just started out and I am already looking forward to the challenges ahead. You have done so well to continue with the programme so you deserve the best rewards! Congrautlations again and hope to see some post-graduation posts in the future.

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