W5R3 --> done!

Week 5 is done! I was nervous but followed the advice and focused on the excitement of running for 20minutes... it worked. When Laura said I was only in the first 5 minutes, I worried as I assumed I'de be minute 10 and I was already getting tired... I obvs went too fast (too excited!) but focused on slowing down and breathing and then after the 10minutes I regained control and was really enjoying it. It was a happy run, out of breath of course, but happy.

And TBH even after enjoying this, I'm happy to go back to the run+walk+run in week 6! Thanks to all for the advice.

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  • Well done :D I did the same today!

  • yieeeyy... congrats! we are synced!

  • Haha indeed ! When you planning to do run W6R1?

  • tuesday! if work and weather allows... but that's the plan. can't wait.

  • Nice ! Good luck :D I won't be doing mine for a week or so now. Have a fun run on the weekend so prob going to be a little broken after that. Let me know how it goes !

  • Me too. I did this Friday. ..was tough to keep going for 20 minutes. Seemed a big jump up. Enjoyed the walk/run intervals of W6r1 yesterday.

  • Enjoy the grin this is the widest grin other than graduation of course. Brilliantly done

  • cheeks are aching due to that grin!

  • Very well done.. slow and steady does it:)

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