I started 11 weeks after a c-section both times, did me no harm. Just listen to your body and go for it
Congrats. I'm +1 for what KK has said, listen to your body. I was 11 days after birth (not c section)
You need to be careful and build up slowly as your ligaments are softer than normal due the baby. If you are breastfeeding, you will stay softer for longer. That said, I was also itching to get back to it after I had my baby (I was keen to feel like 'me' again). I couldn't run during pregnancy as it made me feel dizzy so although I kept active, I lost all my running fitness.
Just start easy and build up really slowly. I think I started slowly after my 6 week check up. To give you an idea, I had my baby in Jan and I did a mini triathlon in May, 10k in June, Olympic distance tri in July and half marathon in August and Oct.
Good luck and dont be hard on yourself, just enjoy runs as 'time off'
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