Music...it does make all the difference!!

Ok so today I dumped Laura ☹️. I felt really bad as I would NEVER have done the programme without her but I took some of the amazing advice you guys gave - it has made a difference. I walked with her and then put a YouTube dance mix on. What a difference...it also took me back to being 18! I managed the 22 mins and I reckon I had another one in the tank. I know what is coming next week so mentally used the next track on my warm down walk to visualise! Have a good weekend everyone and thanks for making me feel welcome and giving me support when I needed it the most😊

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  • Well done. Laura doesn't mind, she will always be there for you when you need her. You can always put the podcast on to mix it up a bit (I suggest putting Laura on for your warm down walk on W6R3 and also once during Week 8 or 9 to meet Julie :) ).

  • Thanks Melly.i had for warm up and warm down still. Julie..gosh another. Once I found out I worked well with the C25K podcast I incorporated the strength and flexibility one on the alternate days so I'm getting there..I'm snowboarding in early April and hoping after 2 years of no slipes I hope my new found fitness will come through!

  • It's definitely worth it to hear what Laura says to you at the end of W6R3. :) Snowboarding sounds fantastic, lucky you! I'm sure the running will have set you up nicely for it!

  • Well done... Claire..onwards and upwards..😊

  • I also abandoned Laura this evening and listened to radio

    Worried about cheating a bit but ran for 1.5 miles which is quite amazing

    Think it will be back to Laura for next run although have to admit music is an acquired taste

  • 1.5 miles...good work! It is acquired but there is something about it that got us through those first and difficult weeks 😊

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