Done it !! 1st charity 5K complete

Done it !! 1st charity 5K complete

32:30 for a proper X country course with hills, rabbit holes & rain !! I'm proper tired but I got my medal & t shirt & had my best mate come up from Dorset for the weekend to run with me for company & encouragement - he's done 4x Marathons and countless other races so knows a bit about technique ! 1st park run next Saturday .. it's all getting proper serious ! :)

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  • Sounds brilliant! Well done and a good time on what sounds like not the easiest of courses🙂. Good luck for your first Parkrun too!

  • Brilliant, well done you, it sounds like you have really got the bug!!!

  • Thank you :)

  • Oh well done - good time too! 'Serious' is good isn't it? Means we're serious, proper runners!!

  • Proper with a capital P !!

  • Serious and Proper - I like it!

  • well done rob thats an excellent time! lovely that your pal came to join you! yep you definitely are getting the race bug! :)

  • Well done Rob! I think the bling gets addictive. I also have a good friend who is training for a marathon and needs a cabinet for all her medals. Very inspiring...but I am not tempted!

  • Looks and sounds brilliant... and a run with a chum... excellent ! Well done youx

  • Well done. Certainly not a course to get bored on! And a good time to boot 😀

  • Before we all started the senior marshal decided to tell us all the wildlife we would see .. you could tell the new runners by the fact they were laughing at him thinking we would see anything but sweat & tears ! :)

  • Well done, RobD :)

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