Running Adventures Ep 28 - Stairway to fitness heaven?

in #running2 years ago (edited)

After this winter was the strongest in terms of running, I ended up with a pretty lazy spring - because running when it's cold and miserable outside is much more fun obviously :P

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On a more serious note this past couple of months have been a bit depressing when I think about my running fitness. The reasons were multiple - from the knee acting up to the fact I just felt tired all the time . So I finally got my act together and did a knee MRI last week and currently I'm still waiting for the result .

In the meantime I decided to do some workouts that wouldn't involve long distances and strain my knee, so the best option was to run uphill on a short route.

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I recently discovered a nice alley surrounded by trees and with pretty steep gradient that is perfect for running up and down like an out of shape hamster.

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The distances were modest at best, but I assure you the incline combined with the heat, which I'm not accustomed to yet, made sure that the runs weren't to easy.

Sometime this week I will find out is my knee is ready for some real punishment or if it needs fixing. Fingers crossed :)

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My name is Adrian a.k.a "The nearsighted traveler". I'm an outdoors enthusiast who loves to discover new places. I write mostly about my travels, the history of the places I explore and my running adventures.
If you want a good laugh you can visit my other account @cmmemes where I fail at being funny but persevere anyway :)

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Crossing my fingers! And laughing about the hamster thing.

Glad I made you laugh :)

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