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Run your first 5k in 6 weeks

For all you beginners who only dream of running 5km, this challenge is for you! The challenge is to run 5km in 6 weeks, it is possible and we have found a great site that will give you the full breakdown on how to complete this... Runners world have devised a top class breakdown for anyone to follow, check it out and use it as a guide: . Share your experience and achieve the ultimate 5 km.

Run your first 5k in 6 weeks Challenge rules

  1. Not all types of physical activity are suitable for everyone. Users take Challenges and training advice at their own personal risk.

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Recent advice

“Did this before...trained with a virtual partner, and in six weeks, I ran my first 5k. Then, a month later, I ran a 10k, then a month after that, I ran a 15k!”

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  • Victoria
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  • Catherine
  • Gordana
  • Aurelie
  • Luis
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  • Cece
  • Michael
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Challenge creator

Emma M

created the challenge

17th January 2011