Week 5 done!

Just wanted to share with pride that I have done it....didn't quite believe Laura that I could run for 20 mins without stopping for a walk. Despite feeling as though I was going to 'die' in the first 5 mins probably just anxiety...and too much thinking....i ran and finished the 20 mins.

I am so proud of myself and as people around me think I am mad I don't like to go on about my achievements too much so thought I would let you all know. πŸ˜€πŸƒπŸ˜€

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  • Hi Novice,

    Really great! Well done!!! Glad you're feeing proud - what a great start to the weekend.

    Thanks for sharing your success in the forum, it's a motivating post.

    Lowcal :-)

  • Fantastic Novice πŸ‘πŸ‘ well done πŸƒπŸ˜€

  • Great to hear of your achievement -hope all of this positivity is catching!

  • Brilliant Novice, especially in this weather, well done πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘

  • Wow! you enjoy telling everyone your achievement and well done too!πŸ‘πŸŒžπŸƒπŸƒπŸƒπŸƒ

  • Well done you deserve to be proud of yourself πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ‘

  • A novice no more ,you need to change your name.great achievement,well done.

  • Whoop whoop 😊 Very well done! That is a great achievement and something to be very proud of πŸ˜ŠπŸ‘ŸπŸŽ‰

  • Omg well done - I couldn't run for a bus and no intention of trying as things stand. Shame I hear πŸ‘‚you say!!!

    Sad😧 really as when I was younger and built like a marabou stork I used to run representing Lincolnshire cross country. Its true what we say "use it or loose it!!!" 😡

  • Well done novice! I'm at the same point in c25k program and completed my first ever 20min run on Friday, it was very hard but I am feeling so proud just like you! Keep going ! I can't wait to complete week 9! (I will be amazed by myself) keep me posted how you're getting on X incidentally whilst I'm still struggling to lose the numbers on the scales I feel like the running is helping to tone and shape me loads! (and obviously making me fitter!!) Have you noticed this too? πŸ˜ƒπŸ‘πŸ»πŸ˜Žβ˜€οΈ

  • Well done you too bemma!

    I can't wait to get to week 9 either although l also feel that it is happening to someone else πŸ˜€πŸ˜€ I never thought I could run.

    Weight wise I am still the same and I have not really noticed anything firming up yet maybe soon.

    Keep up the good work and keep in touch.

  • I am sure once we are doing 30 min runs each time (which would be a miracle for me) the weight will start dropping off (hopefully!) πŸ˜ƒπŸ‘πŸ» Good luck x

  • Well done!!!

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