I got my first outdoor run today!
Daisy and I walked out a mile, and ran back. We managed to run down a long, steep hill without incident (downhill is still harder than uphill), and Daisy managed to not stop suddenly in front of me with the result of me tripping over her.
I did manage to pace myself better than she did, as she led me the first half mile and I led her the last quarter-mile. All in all, an excellent start to our running season.
I expect this is a good point to announce that I am aiming for a 5k on Memorial day. I’d like to do a couple this summer, so that seems like a good starting point. I know I did the obstacle course last fall, and it was fab (definitely going to try again this year); but I didn’t run it. So I am pretty excited to get out and do a straight up road race.