My first weeks progress
So I have come to the end of my first week of training for a 10 k run and I am reflecting back on what I have learnt.
Lesson No 1: First of all I was kidding myself about how fit I was and how svelte I am.
I measured myself, and came to the conclusion that I might be a Jelly Baby but my body shape is more of a pear drop! Vital Statistics 32-33-43 DD. And the worst thing I discovered is that the girth of my thigh is now the size that my waist measured when I was in my 20’s and 30’s, pre-childbirth. I hope to dispel the myth that age and child-bearing means that you gain pounds and inches purely becasue you have done 1 or both of those things.
Lesson No 2: This running lark is addicitive, or maybe it’s trying to beat your…
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