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*!* JANUARY 2016 Walking Challenge *!*

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  • julieann1215julieann1215 Posts: 36Member Member Posts: 36Member Member
    1/2/16 - 12,104 steps; 4.9 miles. Took a long walk around my neighborhood with my dog and just a lot of house cleaning steps. It was a good day!
  • AlphaHowlsAlphaHowls Posts: 1,280Member Member Posts: 1,280Member Member
    1/3/16 Neighborhood Walk (2 - 5 lbs weights and 8 lbs weighted vest) 17,651 steps 9.31 miles 2:22:02 1,064 cals

    Yeehaw! It was another beautiful day in the neighborhood! Bright sunshine, crisp and cool! everybody is grooving along!

    Yeeps! and don't forget, even in cold weather...hydrate, hydrate, hydrate!
    edited January 2016
  • crispaholicshazcrispaholicshaz Posts: 70Member Member Posts: 70Member Member
    just back from walking the dog for 25minutes..
  • KnordRWKnordRW Posts: 353Member Member Posts: 353Member Member
    Checking in for today - 3.06 miles in 1 hour 1 minute. Much better walk than yesterday's, despite it being just as cold and the terrain being much hillier than it was yesterday. Dressing appropriately is definitely the trick! :smile:
  • AlphaHowlsAlphaHowls Posts: 1,280Member Member Posts: 1,280Member Member
    KnordRW wrote: »
    Checking in for today - 3.06 miles in 1 hour 1 minute. Much better walk than yesterday's, despite it being just as cold and the terrain being much hillier than it was yesterday. Dressing appropriately is definitely the trick! :smile:

    Awesome!
  • vwomanvwoman Posts: 36Member Member Posts: 36Member Member
    Check ins so far
    2/1/16 - 13759
    3/1/16 - 12725
    Will aim for daily posts all hopefully over 12000 steps.
    Good luck for you in the cold. Much easier to head outside for a walk in Australian summer.
  • MindyJoannMindyJoann Posts: 54Member Member Posts: 54Member Member
    Love this! Getting back into exercising slowly after a long history of knee injuries. Very excited.
  • amysantamysant Posts: 105Member Member Posts: 105Member Member
    4 miles, 1 hour 5 min. Last mile uphill-feeling great!
  • jasperannjasperann Posts: 136Member Member Posts: 136Member Member
    Checking in for today!

    1/1/15 - not much (4321 total steps for the day)
    1/2/15 - 40 minute walk with the dogs (6786 total steps for the day)
    1/3/15 - 4 hours at the Zoo (9590 total steps for the day)

    We spent 4 hours at the Zoo today and it was chilly, but they have enough indoor stuff to keep you from getting too cold. We found we actually like it when it's winter time, because not many people go out in this kind of weather.

  • KeriAKeriA Posts: 3,356Member Member Posts: 3,356Member Member
    Hello Hope you don't mind me joining late. I need to get my steps up after a knee injury so starting slow and just want to work up to a decent amount per day. Using a Fitbit. Goal is at least 6,000 and 10,000+ on days I don't do other exercise.

    1/1: 4249
    1/2: 4888
    1/3 not much yet but the day is not over and I have been resting today with a bit of congestion
  • AlphaHowlsAlphaHowls Posts: 1,280Member Member Posts: 1,280Member Member
    KeriA wrote: »
    Hello Hope you don't mind me joining late. I need to get my steps up after a knee injury so starting slow and just want to work up to a decent amount per day. Using a Fitbit. Goal is at least 6,000 and 10,000+ on days I don't do other exercise.

    1/1: 4249
    1/2: 4888
    1/3 not much yet but the day is not over and I have been resting today with a bit of congestion

    Join in anytime! Best of luck working out the knee.
  • lislisa123lislisa123 Posts: 356Member Member Posts: 356Member Member
    I finished the 10,000 steps challenge. I game. This is an easy challenge. I can walk. :) I did 4,811 steps today. Not much today but maybe Ill make up for it tomorrow. Anyone can add me as a friend on here if you like.
  • sksastrysksastry Posts: 14Member Member Posts: 14Member Member
    1/1/2016 - 9396
    1/2/2016 - 9601
    1/3 - 6298
  • AlphaHowlsAlphaHowls Posts: 1,280Member Member Posts: 1,280Member Member
    Some groovy walks going on in here! Awesome job everyone!
  • tayragdtayragd Posts: 8Member Member Posts: 8Member Member
    1/1/16. 2.2 miles. 44:47 min
    1/2/16 2.29 miles 40.39 min
    1/3-16 2.53 mile 45:57 min
  • OriginalKatieOriginalKatie Posts: 119Member Member Posts: 119Member Member
    I'm in. I have a 12 week old baby, so walking is how I'm getting back into exercise slowly. I've started wearing my Garmin Vivofit again, so my aim is to reach my steps goal every day :)
  • quiargaquiarga Posts: 411Member Member Posts: 411Member Member
    01/01/2016 - walked 1.88 miles - 40 mins
    01/02/2016 - walked 2.2 miles - 45 mins
    01/03/2016 - walked 2.2 miles - 45 min

    Repeat of yesterday. I got a FitBit today though and set it up this afternoon, so starting tomorrow I'll be tracking daily steps and my walks!
  • borninthemiddleborninthemiddle Posts: 4Member Member Posts: 4Member Member
    My check in for today. Below my calorie limit and at 3K steps for the day even though I battled with weakness and fatigue. I also met my protein goal for the day! My first official weigh in was today too and I am now down 2 pounds from a week ago. :)
  • SyllyRethSyllyReth Posts: 59Member Member Posts: 59Member Member
    Throughout my day today I managed to get in my 3 miles and nearly 7,000 steps, which is great compared to my usual day. I sit at a desk all day typing, so there's not a lot of opportunity for walking around. My main goal is to simply increase that any way I can.
  • Nsmalls0809Nsmalls0809 Posts: 3Member Member Posts: 3Member Member
    Im in 2.21 mi 1/3/16
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