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Sunday, December 29, 2013

Since it is raining pretty hard this morning and I know I won't get out to walk on Monday or Tuesday, 1018 if my final milage total for the year. I am pretty happy with that!

I'd like to say 2014 is going to show some nice percentage of a jump over this years total, but unless something happens, like I retire or lose my job, I just don't see having more time then I already spend on the walking path.

Walking season as I call it is full time once the time changes in March. The light cracks the sky early enough that I can get in my 6 mile walks before going to work. The Rangers don't mind us walkers/runner getting out a little before dark...say 30 minutes...but they don't want people out there in the dark much before that, so I can start the walks at 5am as the first hints of light are at 5:30AM. It's just too darn hot to do that after work anymore

So what does 1018 represent? Using 17 minutes as a average mile.... 17,306 minutes, or 288 hours, or 12 days...and most of that is compressed in to 8 months. Next year I'll try to remember to note my milages when the time changes in March and Nov.

I hope everybody has a great New Year and you are able to reach all of the goals you set. As for me, I'll see if I can bump it up to 1100 miles. I can find 10% more.

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    Awesome! Keep up the great work!
    1538 days ago
    Well done! It looks like you've accomplished a lot and have a great routine. Good luck in 2014!
    1539 days ago
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