I Ran a 5k Race

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    My First 5k Race Is Scheduled For July 11, 2009

    I've been "jogging" now for about 2.5 years.  Finally got the nerve to do this and registered for a race online just the other night....  My goal?  To do it in less than 35 minutes! Right now I can only do it in about 42 (a very rural and hilly 5K near...
    Creamsicle Creamsicle
    41-45, F
    5 Responses May 18, 2009

    In the Military.

    My first one was actually run in formation.  There were about forty of us.  We ran in a typical military formation style, all lined up in rows of five (I think, maybe it was six).  I'm sure it was funny looking for everyone else.
    SomeguyinUT SomeguyinUT
    Jun 8, 2009

    I used to run a 5k very month

    and even though I haven't been running as much lately, running is still like super therapeutic for me although I doubt I could break 30 minutes now lol
    BBBritPlease BBBritPlease
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 20, 2014

    I Run 5k Every Year

    For the last 4 years I've been running the 5k Revlon Marathon in Los Angeles to support Cancer. 4 years ago, one of the owners at my company began crying and crying at work. We all wondered why she was crying so much and sobbing. We had never seen her cry like that. She had told...
    surrealreality surrealreality
    31-35, F
    Sep 14, 2011
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