It really is time to say goodbye to 2015, and tomorrow I’m going to be sharing all my New Year’s resolutions (so keep an eye out for that one!), but today I want to tell you all about one thing in particular I’m hoping to do in the coming year.
I’m calling it My 1000 Mile Challenge, and it is what is says on the tin: throughout 2016, I’m aiming to run 1000 miles, whether it be an official race, on the treadmill at the gym or just going out and running; if I’m running, it will count.
While I’m aware how crazy this all sounds, it works out to less than 20 miles a week, or just under 3 miles a day. A year ago this would have seemed 100% impossible to me, but after the year I’ve had? I’m up for the challenge!
And, of course, there’s a reason for my madness – it’s all for charity! Each month I’ll be choosing a different charity to support (and please get in touch if you have any suggestions!), and shamelessly begging people to sponsor me, with the aim of raising £1000 collectively, and I’ll be sharing my fundraising pages on Twitter so everyone can keep up with how I’m getting on!
Am I mad?!
5 thoughts on “My 1000 Mile Challenge 2016”
That is amazing! Good luck on your journey to 1000 miles! Are you using Charity Miles?
Fab goal! Love the fact that you’re doing it for charity. Good luck!
P.S. Are those your running shoes? They’re Skechers yeah? Any good for running?
They’re Karrimors actually, fine for short distances but no more than 5 miles or so!
That is quite a challenge! Hope it goes well for you 🙂
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