264 days ago I wrote about running on the treadmill for the first time. I did several 1 minute
Since then I have done only a smattering of jogging. In no way did I train for a 5K. But I decided that I was doing a 5K whether or not I was actually prepared. While not confident enough to sign up for an official 5K knowing that I would have to walk most of it, I designed my own totally unofficial 5K.
Today, in the presence of 6 high school lacrosse players, I completed the First Annual Unofficial Boxing Day 5K.*
I finished the First Annual Unofficial Boxing Day 5K in 52:03...which is 10 minutes faster than my treadmill 5K back in February. I consider this a success. You should too.
AND...I WON! Consequently, in a one person race, that means I also came in last.
* I figured that since Boxing Day is a pretend holiday in the United States, it was the perfect day for a