HitchHiker wrote:Thanks! Well I run 8 miles every week along with one or two shorter runs of about 4 miles, and even started 8 miles twice a week rather than a shorter run. So I didn't quite go into it green, but having new shoes concerned me a bit.
Funny thing about the time, I went into it very gently and took my time knowing it was such a jump, but even then it was 1:45 which was not too bad at all! My aim is for the half marathon in that time in just under 3 weeks.
Legs pretty sore today, but you'll find that once you get to a certain distance you can pretty much just keep going with good shoes.
Edited by altitude2k at 18:14:10 11-02-2013
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