Wolf Guy asked in HealthDiet & Fitness · 9 months ago

5min of jog per day too low?

Dont make funny of me please ahah. Im 20 years old, 110lbs and short in height. I'm beginning to go jog a bit every morning and I jog for about 5min (the time it takes to go around my neighbourhood). 

I plan to double that after a week or so.

Let me inform you that my cardio sucks ahah and I was never really a fan of it.

3 Answers

  • 9 months ago
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    No, it's a great start!! That's exactly how one of my best friends started jogging - she did half a mile (5-6 minutes) every day and kept gradually increasing her distance and pace when it started getting too easy. Now she runs 2-3 miles every other day I believe just to maintain her weight and stay healthy. I've been a runner my whole life so I love seeing people motivated to start jogging no matter where they start. Hope you end up loving it :)

  • 9 months ago

    Honestly, 5 min isn't doing much for you, but if that is what you can do right now, then you do it and build up.

  • 9 months ago

    No, it's actually good to build up your cardio over time rather than going straight into a 45 minute jog every morning like some people do lol.

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