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Joan: I say you should modify it any way you want--the ultimate goal is motivation and movement, right? I'm going to be doing my 60 miles on the elliptical to minimize the impact on my knees, and I want my 60 miles to be above and beyond my daily activity, but that's MY plan. I think yours should be what you want it to be! :D

I agree the idea is to motivate everyone to get moving... :)

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Joan: I say you should modify it any way you want--the ultimate goal is motivation and movement, right? I'm going to be doing my 60 miles on the elliptical to minimize the impact on my knees, and I want my 60 miles to be above and beyond my daily activity, but that's MY plan. I think yours should be what you want it to be! :D

I agree the idea is to motivate everyone to get moving... :)

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4 Big Miles this morning started a new audio book...Sisters of APF by Zane!!! Great motivation if I want to know what happends next I have to get up and walk walk walk.... Happy Monday Everyone

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I got in 2 miles on Saturday and 2.5 on Sunday. I will do 2 miles after work when I take the baby to the park.

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Count me in. I am training for a 5 mile run in November and this will be a great motivator!

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This is just what I need. Exercise really needs to become a priority or this band is going to become another failed attempt :(

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I'm so in. This will be my first month for a challenge!! I'm 3 days behind but I'm sure I'll catch up. I'm going to try to get my roommates who are not banded, to walk with me too. :-)

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4 miles down so far! I'm so excited :D I bought a new pair of shoes with the Nike insert thing, and used it this morning. Works awesome and is a great motivator with the voice prompts and whatnot.

Shooting for 3 more miles tomorrow on a new trail I just found. Can't wait!

Great job so far everyone, keep up the pace!

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Got my first 3 miles in for the month on Saturday on the elliptical. Can't wait to do some more even if I am still sore from it. :P

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I am in... I am supposed to be training for a half marathon at the end of the month, I don't know if I'll be all the way ready for it but I know I can get 60 miles in.

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Joan: I say you should modify it any way you want--the ultimate goal is motivation and movement, right? I'm going to be doing my 60 miles on the elliptical to minimize the impact on my knees, and I want my 60 miles to be above and beyond my daily activity, but that's MY plan. I think yours should be what you want it to be! :D

I have intentionally gone for walks each day for 2 miles per day. Sometimes I will park extra far at a shopping center or I'll walk up and down every single aisle at Sam's Club or costco. Also at work sometimes I will walk the extra long way around the school building or walk to the farthest bathroom. I have ordered a new pedometer that should arrive soon. It is the kind you carry anywhere on you, a pocket, purse... I hate the kind that is clipped to your waistband! They always fall off on me or reset themselves.

Happy walking!

Joan

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Does zumba count toward miles? And if it does, how many miles is an hour of zumba worth? :blink:

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4 Miles this morning with the Firm Band...I can really feel my arms toning..27 days and 48 miles to go..

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2 miles yesterday, need to step up my game if i want to reach goal this month.

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Does zumba count toward miles? And if it does, how many miles is an hour of zumba worth? :blink:

If you can figure the number of steps you take during Zumba, I say count it :) Maybe you should try wearing a Pedometer during Zumba to count the distance.

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