Run! Zombies!

Okay, so there weren't really zombies. But, I did run over the weekend and I did a pretty darn good job. This is my third year running this 5k (3.1 miles) and I have knocked my time down 11 minutes from last year. I am super stoked about that.  I ran it in 34 minutes.

THIRTY FOUR MINUTES!!

I. Can't. Even.

The simple fact that the first year I came in at 46 mins. The second year at 45 and this year at 34 mins just blew my mind. BLEW IT! I guess all the other races I have done this year have really helped me. In all I have completed three 5k's and four 10k's (6.2 miles).

I never thought my body was capable of such things. I never thought my mind was either, but I didn't give myself enough credit. It might have taken me two years to get to this point and trust me, I started out super slow. 

I'm proud. 

I'm proud because I didn't give up even though there were so many times I really wanted to. 

There were so many times that finish line seemed too far away, too unattainable, to unrealistic. 

But, I refused to give up and it's paid off. So, I guess what I am saying is no matter what your current goal is: don't give up. 

The road isn't always easy. The reward is worth it.

Bonnie Rae



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