Personal Narrative Essay About Today's Run

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Today's run was different and so refreshing at the same time. I ran with a new group this morning - BRG UNCC Greenway. I really like this group, despite the distance from my home. There was a lot of chatter among the woman and Spirit was noticeable strong among this group of women. Then we did something I've never seen before with any other group I ran with. We warmed up together. Afterward, we got in circle and held hands. Sung happy birthday to one lady. And then the group Coorindator prayed for the protection and running success for each women in the group. Whaaaaaa!!! Man, I wanted to jump in the middle of the circle and praise and shout. But then... It was not until near the end of the route that I learned something new about myself. The Coordinator said before we head out that she wasn't going run the group like she did last week. We were not going very far. That we will work up to LONG DISTANCE later. My response in my head - Oooookkkkk. I had not clue what I was getting into. I was HOODWINKED!!…show more content…
But at the end of the 5.5 miles run, which is a 10k! Which prior to today, my longest run was 3.2 miles (a little over a 5k). I ended up laying on the face down. The 3 selfies of myself when I finally found the strenth to roll over as several of the ladies stood over, looking at me with concern. Then finally the Coordinator hands me an Energy Chew out of her little packet. As she explains to me what it was and how it will help. Then she laughs and says. "Here, take another. In fact, you look like you need the entire packet - as she hands me the
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