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Monthly Progress Report – October, 2021

assorted pumpkins and brown product tag

Photo by Debby Hudson on Unsplash

I’m in a bit of a running rut, but soldiering on. The lack of goals other than “run every day” is sapping some of my motivation. Here’s where I stand at the end of October:

  1. Become a daily runner and run every single day in 2021: It’s month ten and the streak continues. There were 31 days in October, and I ran on all 31 of them. The weather is starting to turn towards the cold winter to come and I’ve been running in the dark more often than not. 🟒
  2. Run more in 2021 than I have in any previous year (2,431.2km): I logged a total of 227km in October. I finished the month at 2,952km and the 3,000km is going to be reached in about a week. βœ…
  3. Reach and maintain Strava Fitness and Freshness score of >80: I’m hanging out in the 40’s now and I officially no longer care about this metric. It’s dumb. βœ…
  4. Run 50km in a single run, preferably on my 50th birthday: Still completed! βœ…
  5. Revive, refresh and post regularly on my running blog: I posted just once this month. I still don’t have much to say. βœ…