Me and Dan after our first Spartan! 6/3/12

Ran home from class after my first time getting into Crow Pose, tried again and made Dan snap a pic


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My name is Ally (or Elphy). I'm 25 and live in Central New York with my fiance, Dan.

I've struggled most of my life with my weight, consciously and subconsciously. I've made some good and some very bad decisions over the past years on how to lose weight. I thought in order to be attractive I needed to be skin and bones, now I realize a woman who is fit and healthy is much more attractive.

I no longer desire for my fitness activities to cause my weight to go down. I want to see the numbers go down because I know that will mean less body fat. My main goal changes often, but currently I want to get a lower body fat percentage and start to see some more defined muscle.

February 2012: My current aspiration is to be a Spartan!
My fiance, my best friend, and I created a team for the Spartan Sprint in June and all of us are training in our own ways to become Spartans.

June 2012: We are Spartans! Completed our first Spartan Sprint this month and it was awesome! The hardest and greatest thing I've ever done. We finished in 2 hours and 44 minutes. I was totally dragging and dying. New goal: Finish the Sprint next year in under 2 hours! Training begins immediately!

Member Since: 8/9/2011

Fitness Minutes: 8,953

My Goals:
My goal now to get under 130lbs and maintain it. My weight lately likes to hover between 130-135. I'd like to see it hover in the 120's. =-P I want to see more lean muscle on my body and start seeing more definition.

I'm 5'2 so I think that would be a good range. I dont want to do any extreme dieting, I just want to be fit and healthy. =-D

My Program:
Drinking lots and lots of water, less soda, being more active/practicing yoga, and watching what I eat.

Now the boy wants to get in shape too! So we'll be doing some videos and running together.

Im currently doing a lot of the Supreme 90 Day videos. I start a month of crossfit on July 9th, wish me luck, Im scared!

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So my name is Ally, I'm also known to go by Elphy (which is my main character name in any video game I play). I'm 25 living in central NY with my fiance, Dan.
We are getting married in the fall of 2013!

Other Information:
I'm a geek. I used to play a ton of World of Warcraft but have recently unsubscribed and am currently playing Tera online! and I love it!

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  • v MMARIE73187
    hey thanks for the input on my blog, it really is helpful :) thanks to another comment i immediately obtained a c2 5k app for my phone and im excited to try it out tomorrow. as for the bra, well...i tried to buy a new one today its just that i'm too big for any of them :( for now, i have the one i was talking about and the sports bra my sister gave me. oh well. thanks again! :)
    2160 days ago
    Wanna do the U Challenge with me?

    2167 days ago
    Happy St Patricks day! xoxo emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
    2167 days ago
  • v BELAFUNK1985
    Thank you so much for the advice. I am just in such a bad place right now and what you explained for me to do on my blog I think is very simple and a can be worked on easily.

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    2170 days ago
    Thanks for the goodie! I have leaned on the support of my spark friends to pick me up many times - we're all in this together! emoticon
    2173 days ago
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