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A Journey to Becoming a Runner: From Walking to Running a 5k

Published on March 19 by Anna

This journey documents the transition from a fitness enthusiast to a beginner runner aiming to conquer a 5k. Starting with a holistic approach to health and fitness, incorporating strength training and walking, the focus now shifts to running. Emphasizing the importance of goals and community, the journey includes correcting walking gait with the help of specialists at RunLab and selecting appropriate gear at Ready to Run.

With a commitment to running safely and efficiently in a plus-size body, the journey highlights the realities and challenges of adopting an active lifestyle. Encouraging small wins and individualized approaches, it serves as inspiration for anyone pursuing fitness goals. Recommendations for seeking professional guidance and resources like RunLab underscore the importance of personalized fitness plans.