10k PB...just when I needed it🙂

10k PB...just when I needed it🙂

Have to confess I have not been having the greatest of times recently.😔 I even had to force myself out for a run earlier in the week when my head said I just didn't want to go! I did, however go out for a plod and of course, felt better for it. Today was a long run day and I was feeling far more positive and really looking forward to it. Told myself to just go out there and enjoy! Which I did (apart from the midges/gnats which seemed to be everywhere along my run😠). Runkeeper kept me updated on my time and distance and I soon realised I was tootling along at a decent pace. Maybe even on for a PB I thought! So, after a rubbish week folks, today turned into the day I ran my first sub 1hr 10k - finishing in 58: 51 secs! Yippee!😀. That has gone some way to compensating for my decision to pull out of a very hilly trail run ( hats off to you Annimurph btw, you are a star⭐️ !) And I finish the day with a very satisfied smile on my face🙂.

13 Replies

  • Brilliant run, well done :)

  • Thank you🙂

  • Brilliant Sandra, Well done on a fantastic achievement !

    That's an amazing  time , I would be ecstatic with that :-)

    Even better after a rubbish week too . Youre flying Sandra :-) xxx

  • Thanks Poppy! Wierd how we sonetimes have those runs when we are least expecting it!

  • Wow...go you! What a run...great speed! When things are tough..the runs can help..Big hugsxx

  • Thanks Oldfloss - it really did give me the lift I needed!🙂

  • wow Sandra! what a PB! you must have been flying along! Hope this helps a little after your bad week............  As Poppy said to me yesterday , you must be chuffed to little mintballs! (hope i got that right Poppy??!!) Big hugs and CONGRATULATIONS !!! :)

  • I read that Ali! Great expression😀. I feel good this morning after it too! x

  • That's excellent, those legs are doing you proud😊😆

  • Wow! 10km in under 1h is something to be very proud of!

    Congratulations for the brilliant run, I hope it marks the beginning of a better period for you. 😉

  • Thanks Secan - I really don't know where I would have been without my running recently. 

  • Well done Sandra, that's fantastic!

  • Thank you!😀

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