I was planning to do my second week 1 run this morning after one rest day but I didn't check what the weather was doing. I'm feeling disappointed but it should be clearly up by this evening so I'll head out then instead.
Run in the rain 😋 it'll be refreshing! 😜
Yes I suppose it will be. I think I'll wait until I'm more comfortable with the running first. I'm only three days into my first week so I have four more days to choose from and I'd rather feel as comfortable as possible right now.
(I'm not actually sure I'd run in the rain either, but I also know that if I was supposed to and I put it off, I'd risk always putting it off! But I'm the worlds worst procrastinator!)
I agree. I am also a procrastinator. I think that's also why I posted it on here. I'll have to run this afternoon because I will be publicly letting myself down and that's the worst!
Running in the rain is one of life's great pleasures. Go on. You won't shrink.
If it's still raining this afternoon then I will.
I agree - running in the rain is fine once you get going. And you feel even more proud of yourself when you get back🙂
Embrace the rain.. I think I am taller since completing C25K in 2015... the rain helped me grow
Or maybe my whole posture improved ?
I've never run in the rain, so while you are all on the subject, can I ask a silly question?
Do wet runners wear any head gear? How do you control temperature?
A cap, keeps rain off the head and out of eyes, good if you wear glasses when running! Also stops sun in the eyes on nicer days.
Compared to some of the weather I ran in early this year I don't mind the rain now! it's better than the ice and snow I found it better to mostly stick to the days I had in mind rather than miss days due to weather.
Quite like running in the rain - but only if it starts once I'm out.
I quite like running in the rain but don't if it is absolutely bucketing down. I hope the rain eased off for you to go out for your planned run 🏃
l love the rain,l also like running against a strong wind.l suppose what l'm saying is,l was born and brought up in this country and l just except the weather,even if l am cold and wet after running.lf you procrastinate to often,you will stop yourself from achievements.Good luck 😊 on your future runs,Stevy.
I did week one run 3 in the rain , we have a dog so have to go out in the rain with her , my hubby was so shocked I went to run in rain tho cos he thought I'd give up after run one !! Off out for wk two run one in a bit in the rain !! I'm hooked already !!
That sounds very positive. Don't let your husband put you off. Good luck
Just did a run in the rain, go for it! It's revitalising!
I love running in the rain. I find that it helps me stay a little cooler whilst I run which is a great help. I work on the principle that I'm going to get in the shower when I get home and my kit is going in the washing machine so a bit of water won't make much difference. Sadly I've found I don't shrink when wet so can't use it as a weight loss programme!
I got caught out a few days ago when as I stepped outside the door it started snowing/sleeting. However as I'd made the effort to get changed to go running I just put a different jacket and off I went. It was exhilarating and a bit daft at the same time.
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