Done it!

I tried to post earlier but my mobile ate my message πŸ˜•. Not only did I run my graduation run this morning at Parkrun, but I got a new PB as well πŸ˜„. And my lovely friends ran with me, giving themselves Personal Worsts but keeping me going to the end. I ran for 30 mins nonstop, walked for a few minutes and ran the last bit. Cheers all round, and the one I have been doing my evening run with had brought a medal for me. So chuffed, and wearing it with pride .

Well done to all my fellow graduates, and thanks to everyone for being such lovely company πŸ˜πŸŒŸπŸƒπŸƒπŸƒπŸ™Œ

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  • Yay well done!

  • Thank you!

  • Many Congratulations on your Graduation and your first Parkrun !

    A Double Celebration !

    You should be so proud of yourself , you have done brilliantly !

    I hope you enjoy wherever your running takes you from here , Well done ! :-) xxx

  • Thank you :) Not my first Parkrun, but my fastest to date :)

  • Keep it up, that is fantastic, a public graduation at parkrun πŸ˜€ - now what?

  • Thank you! I am going to work up to running continuously for longer, then hopefully build up speed. I'm very slow at the mo.

  • Many congratulations slowwormπŸ˜€πŸ‘

    How lovely to do it at the park run and great friendsπŸ˜€

  • Thank you! Yes, they are brill gal pals :)

  • Yayyy! :-). Congratulations, well done you! Brilliant news and fab for someone to give you a medal. xx

  • Thanks! It's a great feeling :)

  • Congratulations. Good to see your shiny new badge :-)

  • Thank you! I'll be polishing it up to keep it shiny ;)

  • Wow fantastic run! You are a terrific graduate! Great friends too! Enjoy your celebrations Runner πŸƒπŸ»πŸŽ“πŸΎπŸŽΆ

  • Thank you :) They are fab, as are all my virtual friends on here ;)

  • A graduation and a park run at the same time , double celebration for you

    Well done

  • Thanks :)

  • Great well done your friends would have loved being part of your journey

  • Thank you. It was lovely celebrating together :)

  • Well done SlowWorm - definitely got a wiggle on today!

    Congratulations on graduating in style.

  • Thanks, it was very special :)

  • Love hearing about graduation runs wonderful , so sweet of your friend to give you a medal

  • Thank you :)

  • Aww. Nice work. Way to graduate on a bang with a Parkrun AND a medal. Can't beat that.

  • Thanks. Still buzzing today! :)

  • Congratulations... well done :)

  • Thank you :)

  • Congrats! Enjoy your success and reward yourself with something nice.

  • Thanks! New running shoes are on the list. And a long sleeved running top. Watch out, sports shop, here I come ;)

  • Congratulations! ☺☺☺☺

  • Thanks, Irish-John . Love your posts! :)

  • Well doneπŸ’πŸ‘£πŸƒπŸΏπŸŽ“

  • Thank you :)

  • What lovely galpals you have! And what a great way to graduate :) Enjoy all of it. Fantastic achievement(s)!!

  • Thanks! They certainly kept me going and one had put up with Laura and her dodgy taste in music for most of the nine weeks ;)

  • Well done! What a fabulous graduation! -and a parkrun!! Impressive!

  • Thanks! Am now aiming to be able to run the full 5k. Onwards and upwards :)

  • Great idea for graduation, and what supportive friends you have! The badge looks well on you ;-)

  • Thank you :) I promise to keep the badge nice and shiny ;)

  • Congratulions !!! Well done! Park run my aim when I graduateπŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜ŠπŸŒŸπŸ‘

  • Thanks! Good luck with the rest of your runs :)

  • Congratulations. So well done and great that you had lots of support

  • Thank you :)

  • I'm a tad late! Better late than never! Eh slowworm? Anyway, very well done on your graduation. Remember! the key to success is in the word gradual, build the pace & distance gradually, it'll stand you in good stead!😊

  • Thanks, davelinks . I did my first post graduation run on Monday, took it nice and slow, factored in a couple of 30 second walking breaks, and ran for 36 minutes, so it is building up.

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