Chris D I did this yesterday, so I'm updating now as complete.
Improve your fitness, pace and race performance by aiming to run 5k in less than 25 minutes.
Challenge yourself to reduce how long it take you to run 5k and achieve your first sub 25 minute time.
Run a 5k in less than 25 mins Challenge rules
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“Did my first 5K race today and was aiming for under 30m but determination and a bit of spur-of-the-moment competitiveness pushed me further and managed to do it in 23! Really proud of myself (:”
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Sarah S encouraged this.
Brendan F ran my pb 22.41 , just ran solid pace and still found enough to run quickest for last km . very happy . challenge complete
Sam B My current best 5k time is 25:52 & it's taken me a long time to get that fast! Will give this a go, would love to get below 25 minutes.
Lux A I'm so impressed with all of you who's running 5km in under 25 min. I currently run 5km in 28 min and can't imagine doing it in under 25. But I'm determined to make it :D
Justeene H Need to know my kilometres!! Ran 3.02miles in 24.42 today and then realised it's 3.1 miles!! So near but so far!! I'll try again next week
Graham H encouraged this.
Colleen O Did awful today. There were a lot of negative factors though: getting over a cold, minorly tweaked hammy, super crowded start (lots of walkers), slushy/snowy/icy, slipped and fell. Oh well. Next time.
Rick P encouraged this.
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!
Jo W logged 8.2 km of Running in 0:50:31
Enrique S logged 11.45 km of Running in 1:07:08
Cheryl B logged 4.99 km of Running in 0:27:37
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Cheryl B logged 21.08 km of Running in 2:36:27
Bridget C logged 4.5 km of Running in 0:26:08
Bridget C logged 2.0 km of Running in 0:13:30
Jesse H logged 4.68 km of Running in 0:28:05
Paola D logged 5.2 km of Running in 0:30:43
Soraya H logged 5.63 km of Running in 0:32:31