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I Did It!!!

Saturday, March 06, 2010

Today, I took a 2-hour endurance spinning class. There was a point, about 20 minutes from the end, when I thought my legs were going to explode. But, I released the tension just a hair and powered through it.

I'm still in a state of shock that I could do it.

We mirrored the Modesto to San Jose ride, which has some wicked mountains. There was a 4,000 ft one that took 18 minutes of climbing. By the time we reached the top, I couldn't believe I'd done it. Then, when we coasted for a bit, the instructor said that to get to the 2 hour mark, we would be repeating that climb.

I've already burned my calories for the day and am about to ice my ankle and have a cup of tea.
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4A-HEALTHY-BMI 3/9/2010 9:04AM

    Congrats!

You just rode through the foothills of the Sierra mountains! LOL
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MOMFAN 3/8/2010 3:22AM

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LISADIVI 3/7/2010 9:37AM

    Wow. That is incredible!

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PENNYROYALTY 3/7/2010 9:28AM

    holy cow! I'd probably be dead in the first fifteen minutes!! wow, congrats!! take some time to relax for the rest of the day! :)

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12SPOOKY 3/7/2010 8:34AM

    Great job, Carrie! emoticon

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DRAGONFLY_AUM 3/7/2010 7:49AM

    Amazing!! Very impressive!

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LICIA4608 3/6/2010 11:28PM

    Congrats! I am so impressed :) :)

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TAMSPARKLESTOO 3/6/2010 10:39PM

    emoticon You are amazing!

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GR8CATSBY 3/6/2010 10:08PM

    Do your legs feel like rubber?!?!
I love biking outside but have a really hard time with spinning - I'm amazed at anyone who can do one hour, much less TWO!!!
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MILDEXSPI 3/6/2010 8:53PM

    emoticon you totally rock!

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LIFEISAJOURNEY 3/6/2010 7:54PM

  I say: emoticon emoticon emoticon
May I call you "Burn, baby, Burn?"


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DDOORN 3/6/2010 7:20PM

    Woo HOO to YOU! What an AWESOME ACCOMPLISHMENT!

Spinning class is on my "to do" list...one of these days...!

Don

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JENSMOM03 3/6/2010 6:56PM

    emoticon ------------ emoticon AMAZING JOB!!!

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HSMOM2FOUR 3/6/2010 5:49PM

    wow!!! you go girl!! I knew you could do it!!

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ALECIA1969 3/6/2010 5:12PM

    congrats job well done emoticon

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