I DID IT!!!!!!!

OMG! OMG! OMG! ....I did it, i jogged for 25 minutes. I was worried when the snail and slug nearly passed me I was going that slow but nevertheless I did it. Covered 3k in total including the warm up/down. Not bad for an obese 57 year old EX couch potato. Banging headache still after 2&1/2 hours and I have drunk 3 pints of water. But I did it and I am still breathing....feel so chuffed. I do need to believe in myself more to face Week 6 and the 3x25 minutes runs I will be doing (note the I will be doing). Thanks again for encouragement everyone...and good luck to all with your next targets.

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  • Ooops Wk 7 just done wk 6

  • You did it! Congratulations ☺

  • Well done that is brilliant it is amazing what a little self-belief can do I am sure you will have no problems from now on just keep that self-belief going

  • Woo-hoo, you did it! Onwards!

  • Fantastic. Laura had now told you you are a runner. You are and if you don't it once you are absolutely right you will do it again and again and again. πŸ˜€πŸ˜€

  • Fantastic! Well done:)

  • Still breathing - always a bonus! See, you did it,well done - hurrah!

    Little celebration dance, enjoy you rest time and onwards - can feel your radiated happiness πŸ˜…

  • Well done, you sound very proud and rightly so! You're right, you can do Week 7 and you will!! A lot of people find it good to leave the intervals behind so keep doing what you're doing and you'll be fine!! :)

  • And there she goes......

    So we'll done Jmiss! You know you can do it now. Week 7 need hold no fear. Time will fly now. Brilliant run :)

  • Blooming marvellous! πŸ˜€. I do mine tomorrow (w6 R3) and you have inspired me to go and smash it too. I also run like a snail πŸ˜‚ But hey who cares - we are out there doing it. Well done !

  • Well done!!

  • Thank you all for your kind words and encouragement. I feel exhilarated tonight at my achievement. (y)

  • Snails and slugs always put on a spurt when they see runners coming. Twenty-five mins is fantastic. You are nearly there now!

  • Wahey ! Yeeahh !

    Well done , that is a toughie , a major milestone in the programme and you nailed it !

    This is where you really start to truly believe that you can do it ! :-)

    Congratulations to you , and I hope your headache goes soon. It was very humid today xxx

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