Thursday, July 29, 2010

Very draining week

I have written up several posts this week, but I find them all to be inadequate. Perhaps I'll edit and rewrite them over the course of the next week and post them. I'm extremely drained this week and I attribute it to my monthly lady problems.  I hope to be back to to my bright, vibrant goose-hating squirrely self on Monday. 

My training run yesterday was 10K, and it was the first time I actually ran 10K outdoors.  It was rough but I pushed through and completed it.  Tomorrow I've got 11x400m repeats planned (insert audible groan here) at the track in Acton.

If someone had said to me 5 years ago, that I'd be training to run a 5K in under 27 minutes I would have laughed in their face, which makes the following John Bingham quote all the more poignant to me:
The miracle isn't that I finished. The miracle is that I had the courage to start