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Just want to take a moment...

Seven months ago, I could not jog 3 blocks without stopping, feeling out of breath, and ready to pass out. Seven months and 55 lbs. (down!) later, I can run for miles and miles at a 9min/mile pace and still feel COMFORTABLE, meaning that I can push myself even HARDER. I'm in the process of training for my first half-marathon right now (half marathon is only 2 months away!) and it is going excellent. I'm so proud of myself for making the decision to become fit 7 months ago. In addition to the running, I've been doing the most extreme home workout program and can actually keep up with the super-fit people on the DVD. I just want to encourage people that if I can do it, YOU can do it. No magic diet pills necessary. Lose weight and get fit on YOUR own motivation. Nothing else involved. I just want everyone to feel the high and motivation that comes with losing weight and getting fit on YOUR own hard work, not the work of some pill or fad diet that most likely won't sustain your weight loss.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 6:26 PM on Feb. 22, 2011 in Diet & Fitness

Answers (10)
  • I am proud of you. Keep up the good work!!
    sta517

    Answer by sta517 at 6:29 PM on Feb. 22, 2011

  • way to go

    jesse123456

    Answer by jesse123456 at 6:29 PM on Feb. 22, 2011

  • Good for you!! I really want to start running. I just keep hoping the weather will cooperate.
    BabyBugsmama

    Answer by BabyBugsmama at 6:30 PM on Feb. 22, 2011

  • Good for u!!! I'm proud of u!!
    dancer

    Answer by dancer at 6:31 PM on Feb. 22, 2011

  • Hooray for you!!!! We are women, hear us roar, and Roar, and ROAR!!!!!!!
    misses_nick

    Answer by misses_nick at 6:35 PM on Feb. 22, 2011

  • treadmillbest running sweet pea availiable

    fiatpax

    Answer by fiatpax at 6:58 PM on Feb. 22, 2011

  • Way to go. Wish I had your will power.
    CometGirl

    Answer by CometGirl at 7:01 AM on Feb. 23, 2011

  • Good for you.
    SweetLuci

    Answer by SweetLuci at 11:20 AM on Feb. 23, 2011

  • congratulations, keep it up! : ]
    xLeeAnnex

    Answer by xLeeAnnex at 1:58 PM on Feb. 23, 2011

  • CONGRATS
    sstepph

    Answer by sstepph at 8:52 AM on Mar. 3, 2011

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