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Week 6 Run 3 Complete!

Aquila12
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After telling the gremlins to shut up all night, I went for the run and even though I felt like death by the end (so awful that im surprised no one called an ambulance when they saw me stagger up the street πŸ˜‚) I DID IT. I was too tired to cheer but when Michael johnson said I'm a real runner now I had a huge smile on my face :)

Nearly there now. Soon ill graduate :D

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Burrows79
Burrows79Graduate

Well done πŸ‘πŸ‘, I've got W6R3 on friday and I can't wait

Aquila12
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in reply to Burrows79

Good luck. Im sure you can do it

Gabster2
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Fab, well done big achievment loved finishing week 6 as began to feel I'd finish the programme. I'm just ahead going into wk 9 now.

Aquila12
Aquila12Graduate
in reply to Gabster2

I agree. It's the first time I've actually thought I'm going to graduate. I mean I wondered if I could but today I said I would graduate. :) whats involved in week 9

Gabster2
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in reply to Aquila12

3 30min runs. Always a bit daunting upping the distance but getting used to the longer runs now. Probably Fri when I do it as work busy. BTW week 7 a good week as you start it knowing you managed to run it end of wk 6.

Aquila12
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in reply to Gabster2

Sheesh I thought I'd only have to run for thirty minutes once πŸ˜‚

Soon you'll know you can complete thirty minutes so well done :)

SueKen
SueKenGraduate

Well done! Onwards together into week 7 πŸ‘

Aquila12
Aquila12Graduate
in reply to SueKen

Thanks :) Have you just done run 3 on week 6?

SueKen
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in reply to Aquila12

I did it yesterday πŸ™‚ probably starting week 7 at the weekend, as currently on holiday.

Aquila12
Aquila12Graduate
in reply to SueKen

Oh ok. Good luck to us both

Pauline17
Pauline17Graduate

Oh how I love to hear Michael Johnson's voice tell me I can slow down and walk! I actually laugh when he says 'Keep going you're doing great' because I think in my head 'you wouldn't day that if you could see me' lol

Aquila12
Aquila12Graduate
in reply to Pauline17

Haha ive thought that exact thing πŸ˜‚ and "what does he know? Hes an actual runner, he wouldn't be here dying". It makes me wonder if I should use a different trainer who I could imagine struggling along side me lol. But I like michael Johnson's voice spurring me on so ill forgive him πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

Baz62
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in reply to Pauline17

Snap lol , love his voice

I did w6r3 last night too - well done.

I made the mistake of changing my route and my first 2k were all uphill, I honestly felt that people were going to walk past me but I did it

Aquila12
Aquila12Graduate
in reply to Daftpooly

Wow well done. I can barely run on flat ground πŸ˜‚

Koraline
KoralineGraduate

Good going. This will be me tomorrow morning I hope, so it's good to know others are conquering their gremlins at the same point.

Onwards to graduation!

Aquila12
Aquila12Graduate
in reply to Koraline

How did it go?

Cside14
Cside14Graduate

Well done

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