Reminder for snails: 🐌: Sent me by the speedy... - Couch to 5K

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Reminder for snails: 🐌

Granspeed
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Sent me by the speedy Running Daughter as I have done my first 5K, πŸ’•. Posting it is prompted by a post on here by Runfatgirlrun71. Too technically challenging for me to put it in a reply!

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AlMorr
AlMorrGraduate

Lol, like what is heavier, a ton of feathers or a ton of steel? 5K is the same distance for a snail to cover as a gazelle.

Granspeed
GranspeedGraduate in reply to AlMorr

And even a tortoise. 🐒😊

AlMorr
AlMorrGraduate in reply to Granspeed

πŸ‘

Dexy5
Dexy5Graduate in reply to Granspeed

With special socks on.

Granspeed
GranspeedGraduate in reply to Dexy5

πŸ˜‚ In bright colours! πŸŽ‰

Dexy5
Dexy5Graduate in reply to Granspeed

He he

Glossy
GlossyGraduate

So true!! Love it

Thank you ! This is just what I needed too xxx. & so ruddy true ! It really is ...:)

molly1973
molly1973Graduate

It is!! But harder as it takes 4x as long x

Pianism
PianismGraduate

Absolutely agreed. That's the wonderful thing about running. What's more, if you're a slow runner you have to work for longer... at my parkrun, some people are running less than half as long in minutes as me. I'm sure that means I'm doing more work!! :)

Granspeed
GranspeedGraduate in reply to Pianism

Your virtue is astounding! πŸ˜‡

Pianism
PianismGraduate in reply to Granspeed

Lol.

Dowat
DowatGraduate

Excellent

Stevieplink
StevieplinkGraduate

Love it. Inspired me to sign up for park run

E27M14
E27M14Graduate

So true. I did parkrun this week and as I was complaining that the people lapping us had almost finished and we still had a lap to do, my more experienced running buddy commented that 5k is still 5k no matter how fast, and no matter how much pain I thought I was in, that guy was probably feeling worse at that moment πŸ˜‚

Granspeed
GranspeedGraduate in reply to E27M14

πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ’

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