Used that extra hour to FINISH!

Well sort of - Given my son still doesn't do clocks changing I decided to do my Wk9R3 on Sunday morning - and after a week of pitch black runs it was lovely to be out in the sunshine - albeit it was very cold.

So Talking Heads on the playlist this time - had to concentrate on my pace as got a bit carried away - and I still cant run up the hill that occurs about 1.5km in - but I kept going at brisk walk and started again at the top and did 3.5km in 30 minutes.

So does that count??

Well for me it does - I Can Not Believe I can "run" (it is still a jog really) for 30 minutes - or that when I do slow to a brisk walk, I start up again! Am so chuffed with myself I spent Sunday with a huge smile on my face.

I am determined that I will do 5km by the year end - and have just changed my rundouble app to distance to build myself up.

Treated myself to a graduation t-shirt - with sleeves for those early morning starts- and am honestly looking forward to tomorrow morning for Wk10R1 and the next goal :-)

Happy Running Everyone

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  • brilliant! thanks so much for sharing virtualrunner!!

    it certainly does count in my book too!

    get that t-shirt on! get out there and keep running!!

    :-)

  • Aww thanks so much for the support :-)

  • Thats brilliant - another graduate! You must be so proud.......

    Enjoy the moment and its great to see you are already prepared for your next run!

    Sue

  • Thanks so much for that :-) it is comments from the community that really keep me going :-)

  • Well done you!! :-)

  • thanks :-) - hope your ankle is better soon vickicats and you get back to the programme!

  • Congratnations, virtualrunner!!! You have every reason to be very proud of yourself!! 30 minutes is an incredible milestone!!

    Now, put on that new shirt, shine that new "Graduate" badge and Keep Running!! :-)

    Steve

  • Thanks Steve - you are such an inspiration - love your blogs!

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