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what was i thinking???

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

A few years ago, I took up trail running. I loved it. But then I had surgery and a bad recovery and never really got back into it.
Today, an admired friend asked me why I stopped running and suggested that we run a 5K on New Year's Day. He is an avid runner and does lots of races, from 5Ks to full marathons, whereas I've never run a race in my life. I don't know if I can do it.
But that's exactly why I should.
So, starting tomorrow, my morning walk becomes a morning run/walk. Then, bit by bit, it will become a run/run. And I won't be able to punk out next month when it gets cold, because I have a race to run in January.
Heaven help me. What was I thinking?
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    1098 days ago
    You were thinking! This is awesome. You can and will do it
    1102 days ago
    Start with one minute walk, one minute run and gradually increase 10 percent per week. You will love it!
    1103 days ago
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