Hard work beckons – Fitness in the final stages of pregnancy
Mary Jennings on part four of our Fitness and Pregnancy Series
“There is no perfect training programme for pregnancy. We are all different. I treated my pregnancy as training for labour and life beyond pregnancy.” Photograph: Eric Luke
By the start of this third and final trimester of pregnancy, I still found it hard to see beyond the bump and imagine the arrival of a new baby in 12 weeks. It was only when I looked in the rear-view mirror and saw a baby car seat for the first time that reality hit. The excitement was now starting to build.