Completed couch25k and 1st park run!

Well it took me a bit longer to finish the c25k as i was on holiday for 3 weeks. However I managed to get a few runs in even though it was around 30 degrees! It's so difficult running in that temperature! Anyway I think it must have done me good as I completed my first park run today in 25.41. I'm well chuffed considering 3 months ago I was struggling with week 1! It's great to get an idea of how fast I'm running as well. Now the plan is to get it down to 25 mins and train for 10km!


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7 Replies

  • Congratulations - what an Inspiration you are!! I'm on Week 8 and have downloaded the 5 to 10k podcasts but am no where near 5k yet! Well done

  • What a brilliant achievement mark909 and what a time!! Excellent result and a real motivation for us not long started on this programme. Keep it up, you will soon be reporting back on your 10k results!!

  • That is an amazing time! Very well done. Also very well done for running in 30 degrees heat! I know I begand to struggle when it got to around 24 degrees here! You are a star!!

  • Congratulations on completing C25K. Well done on the brilliant time for your first Parkrun.

  • wow! thats really fast, well done

  • Thanks for the comments they're very inspiring!

  • Fantastic, I admire you running on holiday in that heat! That is a brilliant time for your first parkrun.

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