ED:  So what do you do to break up the long run boredom?  Well, if you're Matty P, you just stumble upon and join a local 5k race!  Watch Mat (literally) show some great flexibility in his training plan by applying the first rule of Ironman, this is (sometimes) supposed to be fun!  Featuring local scenery and a very real dilemma at the end that all of us long runners have faced.  Take a look.