W5R3 I'm a Runner!

Did my W5 20 minute run at 6.30am this morning. I love running in the morning, wish my normal routine allowed for it, but alas no, it's a rare occasion.

It wasn't hard, it definitely wasn't easy but I wasn't really struggling. Breathing was fine, legs felt strong and the gremlins didn't make an appearance either. I just kept thinking that if everyone else in week 5 can do this then so can I. I even felt like there was more in the tank at the end which is unbelievable to me. I can't believe I've come this far. Running non-stop for 20 whole minutes, that makes me a runner right??

The encouragement and inspiration on this forum is fantastic. You're all wonderful xxx

I did it and I'm over the blummin' moon!

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  • Brilliant! Very well done you!!

  • YES! Brilliant! Buckets of well done's, mojitos and congrats heading your way PumpKim! You are a real runner and again you throw down the gauntlet for me tomorrow. I want to be a real runner too (jealous brat ;)) Good going you, onwards to week 6 you go my forum friend :) :) :)

  • Fantastic.. Well done ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜Š

  • Brilliant. We knew you could do it. It's a great feeling isn't it. 20 mins under your belt. I think you will enjoy week 6 now too!! Have a good rest first though.

    You are a runner it's official.. :)

  • You should be over the moon.. and back again!

    Yes.. you are a runner and going straight to the finish line...

    Keep it slow and steady and always have that bit left at the end.... the feeling is fantastic...well done!

  • Whoop dee doo well done you!

  • Brilliant ! That's a major milestone you have just smashed !

    Be very proud of yourself !

    Onwards ! :-) xxx

  • Well done :)

  • You did it. You are a runner. And it looks like you will be good at it. Go you

  • Yay! Well done you!

    Did mine this morning too (though at second attempt and not nearly so early!) - feels good, doesn't it :)

  • Well done. Bring on week 6!

  • Fab!! Just done wk5 2nd session....absolutely focused. And actaully looking forward to session 3. Never thought I would be able to run again.

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