[Long post ahead!] I took on The Marathon after 8 months of running consistently. I never imagined myself doing it, running 42km. I guess one thing led to another; OCBC Women’s Run 10km in November 2015 led to Standard Chartered 21.1km in December 2015 and finally to the Sundown Marathon in May 2016.
They say once you start running, you will want to run more. It’s addicting.
I started off with basic gear last year, my old pair of running shoes, my running shorts, OCBC running singlet, running pouch and the Runkeeper App to keep myself aware of my pace.
I progressed to 3 new pairs of running shoes, 2XU running shorts, running caps, a hydration belt, knee bands, gels, a Garmin watch, multiple running related Apps and a shoebox full of running singlets from various runs.
I believe that if I can do it, everyone can! And it helps to lose weight too. Continue reading “Ticked off the bucket list: From 10KM to The Marathon”