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Tuesday, 29 June 2010

Another PB!

I have to admit to being a bit of a scaredy cat tonight; as we drove over to Stretford I remembered the unpleasantness of my leaden legs hitting lap 5 a fortnight ago. My old lady knees were knocking at the thought of another frighteningly short race on the track after a weekend of hard running, but its' all good training as they say...

It was my second 3k race ever and what a gorgeous sunny evening it was to be running like a nutter around a giant, flattened rubber ring. After my first attempt at the distance a fortnight ago I was chasing a slightly faster time but feeling a bit doubtful after the exploits of my long run in the sun on Sunday. Anyway, I crossed the line tonight in 9.58.55, a PB by 13 seconds. Yeehah! Needless to say I am very chuffed with myself (sorry for being so boring M) and have at last run my first sub 10 race. I had to go for another run before bedtime just to get rid of the post race buzzin'. I'm feeling good.

6 comments:

ultra collie said...

fantastically well done rb..on such a warm night too..it must suit you!

Hayfella said...

Brilliant! Those ol' lady legs are geting faster than ever.

Antony Bradford said...

You should feel chuffed. That was a super time

Old Runningfox. said...

Congratulations RB on your sub 10 minute PB in only your 2nd 3K race. Maybe 'running like a nutter' is what it's all about. Join the club!

T.C. said...

Excellent time!

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