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About runningtomygoal

I am on my journey of loosing at least a 100 lbs. This blog will document my progress towards this goal.

Why does it have to hurt?

We ran outside today, slowly and with a bit of walking… Again, it’s that much harder to run outside, I find, with a strong wind blowing in your face and cold getting down to your bones, and pavement being hard … Continue reading

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Yet another workout… And a new non-scale victory!

At the gym today I ran for 2.2 miles in 25 minutes (not bad, but not all that great either), and burned 371 calories. I felt so tired and my shins hurt so much, that I just couldn’t even finish … Continue reading

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Back to the gym

Since it was raining outside today, we went to run and work out at the gym. We had a pretty good workout, if I say so myself. I ended up running (still with a bit of walking in the middle) … Continue reading

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It’s too cold out there!

After being sore for most of the weekend after not running for so long, we ventured out this morning for yet another run.┬á It was SO chilly out there! I had to have a hat and a scarf, otherwise I … Continue reading

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Back in the saddle

Or in my running shoes, to be exact ­čÖé Well, after two months exactly (to the day), of no running (of which I am not proud) we started to run again. This partly was caused by the fact that we … Continue reading

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I did it!

Today was the day of our first 5K run! And I am VERY happy to report that not only did I do it, but I accomplished my goal with it of running the whole distance without any walking. I am … Continue reading

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It’s tiring to run on days like today

Well, it was 1.86 miles (3 km) in 24 min today.┬áSame route outside as Monday, but 3 minutes slower… ┬áNot bad, and I did run the whole time. But it can be better. It needs to be better. And fast. … Continue reading

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