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I'm starting to train for a 1K fun run..Any tips would be appreciated.



Winning isn't my goal...Should I start out walking? What's a good time that I should shoot for? Running is an absolutely grueling sport. Once this is over, I don't think I'll do anymore running.






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re: I'm starting to train for a 1K fun run..Any tips would be appreciated.


How far is 1k? Like 3500 feet?

ETA:
1k = 3280'10"



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Bama and Beer
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And you think he's really being serious?








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find an evil dog, frick with him and you will run faster than ever. 1k, REALLY!





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Scruffy
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quote:

1K fun run


Power walking ftw.






I found this picture when I typed "power walking gif" into google.



Go '80s aerobics.



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TexasTiger89
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Don't run, just walk





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La Place Mike
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That's like over a thousand yards. Do you have some sort of death wish? Quick go to this link now!!!
Suicide Hot Lines






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Skillet
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re: I'm starting to train for a 1K fun run..Any tips would be appreciated.


My running gear

loafers


shorts


shirt






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Scruffy
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You want one of these shirts for breathability. Overheating and dehydration are dangerous. Especially over a distance like that.







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Get the "Couch to 1k" app

It will train you to be able to run that distance non-stop in just 8 weeks. It's pretty sweet






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I like to start slow, and just taper off from there...





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GonzoLeslie
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Sprint that shite like a boss





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I love reading a thread title and starting to think "wtf kinda stupid moron is asking" then seeing "started by Skillet" and then I before I even click on the thread.


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