Another race down


 
Posted by flygal (479 posts)
Jan 16, 2016 3:15 AM

Can't believe I did it, but I finished my 5K today. All run, no cane, and I was in the middle of 6000 runners. Not bad for a gimp, eh?
While I was running, I was thinking about all of you out there that are in chronic pain, and when I wanted to slow down or give up, you were all my inspiration: we need to keep on keeping on, right? Thanks everyone for getting me through the race with a smile on my face (see the photo my hubby took)
Next race planned: my 2nd triathlon in October; anyone in DFW area that can get to Keller look forward to meeting you and having you cheer me on. You are all my strength!!
flygal

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Posted by daisy44 (33 posts)
Jan 17, 2016 1:06 AM

Congratulations, flygal! As you can see, I am back. Long story!

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Posted by autocrosserdan (44 posts)
Jan 18, 2016 10:44 PM

Outstanding flygal!! I've also been getting back into my pre-surgery hot yoga capability. I even did two sessions this weekend. We are proud of you and glad you use us for your motivation. :D

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