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The dreaded wk5 run 3!

I DID IT!!! Who'd have thought I would ever be able to run for 20 mins solid? Not me that's for sure. It is TOTALLY psychological. At 5 mins I thought how am I possibly going to do this another 3 times...At 10 mins I thought it might actually be possible but my calf was cramping a bit...At 15 mins with 5 to go I started smiling realising I could actually do this! At 2 mins I might actually have laughed out loud 😂Amazing. I feel great and know now that 5k might actually one day be possible 😎😎😎🏃‍♀️💪

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Well done! Lovely feeling isn’t it!?

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Amazing! A definite milestone. I think I picked a slow enough pace and even dare I say...enjoyed it 😀

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Careful now. Enjoy is strong word...;-)

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😂

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Brilliant! Well done! Another Wk5 legend!

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Thank you!

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I’ve just finished the same run. How amazing are we!? 😊

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Totally!

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Well done! Go you 😃😃😎

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Brilliant, I completed W5 R3 tonight. Hard going and usual stitch at around 15mins. Here's to week 6

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Well done! I find if I concentrate on breathing more deeply it helps stop stitches. And going veeeeerrrrry sloooowwwly!

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I keep telling everyone i know that I just ran for 20 minutes xxx

Good for you x

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Haha...I've still been telling everyone today! 😂 Well done 👍

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Well done. This is a major stepping stone. Keep it going. 🏃‍♀️🏃‍♀️

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Well done 👍🏻

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I did it today. Such a great feeling, isn’t it?

And yes I can now say I enjoy running 😀

Well done and keep it up!

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You too. Big well done 😀

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