The summer solstice has been and gone, which means we’re just about halfway through the year. For those who took up running as part of a New Year’s resolution and have stuck with it; congratulations for getting this far – it’s a great achievement!
In this, the latest in our series of goats on the run articles, we’re once again shining the spotlight on the achievements of a handful of Goats who’ve recently caught our eye on our Facebook, Instagram and Strava channels.
Running achievements are not all about race results. Sometimes they can be a run where everything went well; or where you got to the finish despite feeling rubbish; or ran a new distance or route.
Or, as in Ben’s case, they could be other goals, such as ticking an item off the bucket list. In his own words:
What do you do if you’re following a training plan, but also have a holiday coming up? The answer is entirely up to you. You can either take a break, or carry on running.
Sarah opted for the latter – even though it meant running in the Texas sun – completing Couch to 5K in the process. Sarah wrote: