Thanks for the support everyone! And congrats to all of you! Forming regular workout routines is a HUGE accomplishment; habits can be really hard to form! There are some awesome milestones being made
@Collazos - I feel really good actually! I have an old groin injury, so those muscles definitely are feeling tight, but nothing alarming. I thought I'd feel far worse than this, but other than initially starting to move after I wake up in the mornings it's not bad. What half and full marathons are planning on doing?
@ellenturner - I ended up doing a run/walk of 8:2 (meaning run 8 minutes, walk 2 minutes, repeat repeat repeat!) My time was 5:16, which put my overall pace just over a 12 min/mile. I walked exactly 1 hour of the race. It took just shy of 32 reps of run/walk, but after I hit the 30 rep mark, I stopped walking and ran through the rest of my walk increments. I would love to get to the point where I can run it straight through, but right now I can only do that for the halfs. The bright side is it made it much easier to eat and drink along the way!