I've only gone and done it!: I've graduated and... - Couch to 5K

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I've only gone and done it!

Purplerunningduck
PurplerunningduckGraduate
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I've graduated and it wasn't quite like it was going to be in my head at the beginning of the week! I was supposed to finish on Wednesday and I was going to really enjoy the last run. Well firstly it didn't happen Wednesday (put the kit on and promptly stripped it off when I remembered I was supposed to 20 miles away half an hour ago), so I went today after dropping my son off at uni. I was hungry when I got back, and more importantly in desperate need of a cup of tea. I went out anyway but boy was I grumpy about it, felt more of a stomp than a run! But I did the 30 mins and I'm feeling soooo good now and so pleased that I've actually made it to the end of the programme and thinking that yes, one day I will be able to run for 5k. I'm off now to clamber onto the podium with a cup of tea in one hand and a choccie biscuit in the other and collect my badge. Actually, could someone please hold the tea and pass it up to me, I'll only spill it....

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Awesome! Well done! πŸŽ‰πŸ…

You get on the podium and I'll pass it up to you!

Congratulations!

Well done you, you did even it in a bad mood, think what you'll do on a good day.

Keep smiling, keep running and good luck on your future runs.

J9_54
J9_54Graduate

Ah well done. Such a fabulous achievement congratulations. Hoping to join you in a couple of weeks up there. Enjoy your tea 🍡 and biscuits πŸͺ.

πŸŽ“πŸŽ‡

Oldfloss
OldflossAdministrator

Congratulations ! Well done you!!

Stomp is fine.. you got there.. tea and biscuits.??? Sorry...but I an having a glass of bubbly!

Go get that badge!!!

ejvcruns
ejvcrunsGraduate

Stompy runs also count!! Well done you!!!

Fantastic! Very well done graduate!

Hangry running, sometimes does the job.... well done you. Enjoy the podium view and the bling... btw just to give me biccie envy - what type of choccie biscuit? Just finished my expat stock of Tunnocks caramel wafers.... :(

Purplerunningduck
PurplerunningduckGraduate
in reply to Jancanrun

McVities milk chocolate digestives, dunked of course - can get through a lot more that way πŸ˜‰

Biscuit envy.... in spades....

read0001
read0001Graduate

I'm just a few hours behind you!! Graduation feels good doesn't it.... congratulations

Nozza03
Nozza03Graduate

Come on up and join me on the podium 😜 congratulations

Jeani
JeaniGraduate

Just dropped my son off at Uni- and ran straight after. It really helped! Congratulations on your stomp- you graduated, however you did it. Well done!!

Polly2810
Polly2810Graduate

Yay well done!!! πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸ˜ŠπŸ˜ŠπŸ˜ŠπŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰

Thanks everyone, you really are such a lovely bunch!

Congratulations Dilge on your Graduation stomp πŸ˜„πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰

Tea and biscuits well deserved, try not to leave crumbs on the podium thoughπŸ˜‰...

Happy running from now on..badge securely in place😊x

Mummycav
MummycavModerator

Great ending to a fab post...well done dilge...onwards & upwards from here

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