0
 
Author: Sorting First Post on Top ↑ Message:
TEMPKITTYMAMA SparkPoints: (12,229)
Fitness Minutes: (25,193)
Posts: 21
6/4/14 8:38 A

Send Private Message
Reply
Thank you for trying to explain! I don't completely understand, but I'll try not to get too caught up in the little details.



 current weight: 114.6 
 
132
127.65
123.3
118.95
114.6
SP_COACH_DENISE's Photo SP_COACH_DENISE Posts: 32,743
6/3/14 7:09 P

SparkPeople Team Member

My SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
It looks like that is happening because of your recent weigh-in. The calories burned amounts go by brackets of weight and your latest weigh-in put you in a different bracket. The more you weigh, the more calories you typically burn doing the same activity at a lighter weight. The tracker on Monday is showing you the correct total for both days, but on Tuesday, it's using the total for the week using your current weight, which appears to be about a calorie difference at the moment.

Sorry for the confusion, but I hope that helps!

Coach Denise

"Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it." - Michael Jordan

Searching for a buddy? Try using the search feature in the SparkPages section.
TEMPKITTYMAMA SparkPoints: (12,229)
Fitness Minutes: (25,193)
Posts: 21
6/3/14 12:08 P

Send Private Message
Reply
I did the exact same exercise Monday and Tuesday. Tuesday's total caloric burn is less than Monday's by a small amount (493 vs 506, which I assume could be correct since I didn't update my weight tracker until Tuesday morning and I'd lost a little weight.)

But if I look on Monday's fitness tracker page, the total caloric burn for both days added together is 1011, whereas on Tuesday's fitness tracker page, the total caloric burn for the two days together is 985. NEITHER of these totals is correct. 493 + 506 = 999.

Does anyone know what gives? I mean, it seems like adding correctly shouldn't be that difficult.



 current weight: 114.6 
 
132
127.65
123.3
118.95
114.6
Page: 1 of (1)  

Report Inappropriate Post

Other Site/Technical Help Topics:

Topics: Last Post:
activity tracker not tracking correctly 12/20/2014 6:49:17 PM
Can't access a friend's blogs 12/8/2014 11:21:40 AM
Pop-Ups 1/13/2015 7:28:12 PM
Spark uploads, but website does not 12/6/2014 3:24:03 PM
I can no longer get my Spark Coach 12/11/2014 12:57:54 AM

Thread URL: http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/messageboard.asp?imboard=5&imparent=33781486

Review our Community Guidelines





Diet Resources: waist to hip ratio | target heart rate | heart rate monitor

x Lose 10 Pounds by June 14! Get a FREE Personalized Plan