I Want to Run a 5k

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 21 People

    5k For Acs

    I want to run a 5k in memory of my grandpa. There are several 5k runs sponsored by the American Cancer Society (ACS) that raise money for cancer research and supporting the families of those with the disease. I feel this would be a good goal to work towards. 1.5 miles are no...
    believeyoucan believeyoucan
    13-15, M
    Oct 17, 2009

    Just Starting to Train

    for my first 5k! Today I'm going to run as long as I can, probably about 8 minutes! :) I have sent in my check, so I'm doing it! The 5k is July 26, anyone wanna join me?
    yellowmermaid yellowmermaid
    26-30, F
    May 26, 2009

    Did It

    i did a 6k fun run a few days ago. did a run-walk actually. but showing up and finishing was enough for me. at least for my first event. i signed up for another 5k which will be in a few weeks. by then i'd like to be able to run more and walk less. that's my goal, for now.
    idecris idecris
    26-30, M
    Jul 19, 2007
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