Shawn S Did this today. Raining and 42 degrees. Huge snow storm coming in this afternoon. 3.27 miles
It is very easy to put off the scheduled run because it starts to rain – but until you have done it you don’t know what you are missing. Get out there and savour this life giving element.
Go Running in the Rain Challenge rules
- Get Wet
- Do it off road if you can
- 10K is ideal , but whatever you are comfortable with
- When you get home like a drowned rat, treat yourself to a hot bath, shower or sauna- whatever you have at your disposal.
- Challenge must be taken and completed after 17th April 2012
- Not all types of physical activity are suitable for everyone. Users take Challenges and training advice at their own personal risk.
Training for the following exercises will be automatically logged against this Challenge:
“It wasn't my intention to run in the rain, but the heavens opened the moment I stepped off my driveway! What a relief in this humidity. I was swimming in my shoes by the time I got home....”
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Paula S Run yesterday - started to rain towards the end. Didn't realise how et I was until I took the bobble out of my hair! Run today & we had rain & gale force head wind! Loved it!
Alex U Hammered down within a few minutes of getting to the park until I got home so I think I can tick this off!
Sarah L I was tempted to put off my run today because it was raining but I decided to go for it and I'm glad I did! It was refreshing.
Lynn W a soggy 5km run in Sheffield on oh so typical bank holiday weather, no piccies thankfully :))
Pam H encouraged this.
Cheryl B It wasn't my intention to run in the rain, but the heavens opened the moment I stepped off my driveway! What a relief in this humidity. I was swimming in my shoes by the time I got home....
Lara V Did this a few days ago, unplanned, started with a few drops and I decided that wouldn't hurt me. Got home pretty soaked, but was kind of refreshing
Karen F Unexpectedly nailed this one today, while out on my birthday run. Nothing like a wet winter run to make you feel alive!
Chris D Rained for about 10 minutes this morning. Not drenching, but I had to take off my glasses and make multiple attempts to clear them. 3.57 miles in 34:10. Sunday, 13th of July 2014.
Denise S Went for a 3.27 mile run and it rained for 30 minutes of it. Was drenched, but it felt so good.
Remco V It started of with some OK weather then turned into rain. Only issue, wet shoes for next run. The distance 6 km.
Why not ask for some advice from other Challenge takers, or read some of the Challenge guides first?OK, I'll keep working at it!
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