A chronic disorder characterised by dependence on jogging, logging and blogging. Symptoms may include excessive sweating; fabrication of outlandish excuses; the development of withdrawal symptoms on reducing or ceasing access to the internet; a steadily declining grip on reality; and decreased ability to function socially.
(Janatholism Symptoms Part 1 - Preparation)
Janatholism affects more than the problem runner. Rigid training routines and obsessive blogging behaviours constrict those who are living with a janatholic. Janotholism is a condition that affects every member of the family. Have you seen these signs?
Janatholism Symptoms Part 2 - Delegation:
1) You are taking on increasing numbers of tasks in the house whilst OH is noticeably absent/blogging/in need of a shower.
2) Polite requests to complete these tasks are no longer communicated verbally. Tweeting is often a common alternative:
3) If you don't use Twitter, polite requests may take other forms:
Tomorrow, final installment: Janatholism Symptoms Part 3 - Dedication...
Day 13 - Track session
Distance: 2.68 miles [inc 1 mile pacing run]
Time: 0:28:16 (of 1 hour session, lots of standing around) [1 mile @ 9:10]
Av Pace: 10:32 min/mile
Cake rating: 4/5 (bounding, strides, heel kicks and high knees are all fun; nicely followed with yummy dinner cooked by lovely boyfriend)
Day 13 - Cycle commuting (home-work-track-home)
Distance: 11.26 miles
Speed: 10.5 mph
Cumulative Janathising: 50.4 miles running + 59.9 miles cycling