A good run

August 12, 2004

Sore knees are pesky. Chest colds are pesky. The combination has kept me from running for a couple of weeks now.

Strollers are heavy and hard to push. Hounds are easily tired and hard to drag.

I was very glad - ran a mile and a quarter, slowly but with good form. Of course, J had the kids so there was no stroller, and I had walked the hound a mile earlier this morning and then left her home so there was no canine speed brake. Running is much easier without those.

Now lets see how my knees respond.

But it did feel good to just go and run, and I seem to have retained enough fitness to use an efficient stride rather than the novice shuffle.

Posted by Red Ted at August 12, 2004 09:24 AM | TrackBack
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Congrats - you did it! :)

I know the Novice Shuffle well.

Posted by: KJ at August 15, 2004 02:14 AM
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