CLUS1903  
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I'm in here somewhere

I have a dream. It involves flyfishing, requires a loss of 87 pounds, a big increase in fitness, learning Spanish and a roundtrip airfare to Patagonia.

The things I enjoy are flyfishing, reading, walking in the woods (too out of shape now) and writing. I'm 62 yo and have some aches, pains and injuries that have accumulated over the years.

I'm a type 2 diabetic and in less than a month on Spark People I have reduced my medication and hope to be off of it completely ...
I have a dream. It involves flyfishing, requires a loss of 87 pounds, a big increase in fitness, learning Spanish and a roundtrip airfare to Patagonia.

The things I enjoy are flyfishing, reading, walking in the woods (too out of shape now) and writing. I'm 62 yo and have some aches, pains and injuries that have accumulated over the years.

I'm a type 2 diabetic and in less than a month on Spark People I have reduced my medication and hope to be off of it completely by the end of the year.

It has occurred to me of late that I am running out of time to make that trip I have wanted for 15 years to the pristine fishing waters of Patagonia. I am already overweight and out of shape so I am here to fix that so I will be able to hike to the best fishing spots. Of course I want to go to the west side where getting around will take more muscle.

Your encouragement will be appreciated.



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 current weight: 216.0 
 
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Member Since: 1/20/2010

SparkPoints: 0

Fitness Minutes: 1,314

My Goals:
Wt...Deadline...Reward
237
227 MET...2 fly boxes (wet,dry)
217 MET......Reservations for Patagonia & a passport
207 5/14....Flies & leader
199 6/21 ...New Clothes
197 6/28....Flies
187 7/28....Flyfisher's tote
177 9/4...... Flies & tippet
174 9/18....New clothes
167 10/18...New flylines
157 11/18 ..Travel duffle
150 12/25...Airline ticket & new clothes
FISHING IN PATAGONIA!

My Program:
Eat 6 small meals or snacks each day without going over my calorie, carb, fat and protein allowances.

Cardio on T, Th, Sat
Strength on M, W, F



Personal Information:
I'm 62 yo and live in Washington state with my DH of 32 yrs.
Also in residence at our house are Koko (a 40 yo Amazon parrot) and Jasper (an 11 mo old golden retriever.

I have 2 grown children, 4 grand children and 1 great-grand child.

Other Information:
I lost 80 pounds a few years ago when I first was diagnosed with diabetes, dropping from 287 to 207. Now 30 of those pounds have sneaked back on so I need to lose them again and 57 more to reach my goal of 150 by the end of the year.

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JLUVSHIKIN
9/4/2010 11:43:26 AM

Just stopping by. I hadn't heard anything on the team for a while. Things OK?



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7/31/2010 9:00:42 PM

Hi Just wanted to stop by and say hi, I just found this WA team My nephew and his wife and new live near south hill mall , sorry to hear you have a cold take care emoticon because your emoticon



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