Hello - new forumite

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06/10/2002 at 19:51
Hello all,

I've been reading the forum for a couple of weeks, and have posted a few times, but it's taken me until this evening to work out that this is the place to introduce myself...

I've been running for about 18 months. I started with 3 others from work last year and we did the Carlisle half last September, but recently it's just been me getting out so I've joined a club for a bit of company.

The best bits of the last 18 months have been (i) the first time I managed to run a whole 5 miles (that was actually the biggest thrill :-) and (ii) completing the Belfast marathon. The worst bit was a dreadful friction massage a couple of months ago for achilles tendonitis. Aagghh!

Anyway, I've come to look forward to checking in here when I get back from work - it's great to have access to all your running experience and enthusiasm over the net in the evenings. Hope to say hello to some of you at a race some day :-)
06/10/2002 at 19:54
Welcome young piglet. Hope you enjoy the forum!!!!!
Careful, there are some fierce bears and stuff tho'!!!!
06/10/2002 at 19:56
Growl! Welcome buddy!
06/10/2002 at 19:59
There's one now- but he's quite nice really.
Nothing to be frightened of.
06/10/2002 at 20:09
Welcome young piglet We seem to have a whole farmyard now. Watch out for Foxy and Badger though, they're a touch mad
06/10/2002 at 20:14
Hi there Piglet, and the occasional pussy cat
06/10/2002 at 20:19
Check out the events forum - BK has suggested a few races for early next year where we can meet up, and also a few pre-Christmas ones too.
06/10/2002 at 22:07
I was going to warn you that this forums full of nutters - but they beat me to it.
06/10/2002 at 22:18
wee piglet......beware
this forum is very addictive.........it is
best wishes and welcome
chris36 and michelle34
06/10/2002 at 22:26
Is there forumites anonymus.......
06/10/2002 at 22:41
Hello again, and many thanks to all for the warm welcome :)

Barkles - I'd noticed there were some bears and other scary creatures around... I'm hoping I'll be safe if I just hide down here for a while :)

Thanks also for the tip on the events forum: I'll nip over there and see if any of the events people are thinking of doing are anywhere near me.

Hmm... wonder whether I can get to the forum from work? Uh-oh.... :)
06/10/2002 at 22:42
My daughter says :- Dad are you on there again / still on there / you were on there when I went to school.............
06/10/2002 at 22:56
Wee Piglet - yes you can - V-rap told me how -just enter your email address & password and the site software does the rest. Easy peasy.
06/10/2002 at 23:08
Sythree - thank you :) I'll try that out tomorrow morning.
06/10/2002 at 23:43
Youll never work again
Thank god our hospital computers are useless
Trogs    pirate
07/10/2002 at 00:20
Welcome Wee Piglet - look forward to meeting you at a race somewhere.

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