That is the number of 5Ks I have committed to in the next 3 months. I guess if I'm going to overdo something it's better that it's exercise rather than food, right?
So this week I took my handy dandy smartphone and downloaded the C25K app (that's Couch 2 5K). Yeah I know, so 2 years ago but it's helping me. Last night I completed my first run: 5 min warm up followed by 20 minutes of jogging/walking intervals. To add to that, my team leader has decided to start a running club at work. Of course I joined. So Mondays & Wednesdays I'll be using my super cool app to get my butt in gear for my first 5K on March 15. I intend to run at least half of that 5K while be covered in multi-colored foam. Afterward I fully intend to shake my ever-shrinking booty to the music.
Soon I'll be adding "runner" to the list of words to describe me. That is something I would have never thought could happen and now I intend to ensure that it does. Although, I'm sure what I think I look like running and what I actually look like are two completely different things!
I'll be a busy girl, running 2 days a week and boxing 2-3. I told my boyfriend I hope he doesn't get tired of this, but he's super dreamy and supportive of the whole thing. I'm so glad he gets it - that makes me feel better about "me" time.