I am also not new to spark and not really new to running but getting back into it after a four year hiatus due to a rugby injury! I am excited about running my first races this spring and fall and glad to have joined this team!
PROUD Hufflepuff :)
A bear, however hard he tries, grows tubby without exercise. --Winnie the Pooh
current weight: 187.9
Fitness Minutes: (871) Posts: 6 12/2/11 9:25 P
It is my believe and my experience that focusing on the running makes the eating fall into place. Especially once I get to a place where the running feels like an essential part of my life. (Not always a delightful part... but essential.)
Are you a stats nerd? (I am.) If so and you have a cell phone, check out RunKeeper. You can get a free version at runkeeper.com. If you're interested, please add me as a street team member and we can cheer each other on.
RunKeeper also has fitness classes. I plan to take the "Running for Weight Loss" class after I finish my 10K training in six weeks. Maybe see you there?
Jess Seattle WA
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The Beauty of the Mountain reveals itself only to those who have climbed it.
Antoine de Saint Exupery -
Pounds lost: 2.5
Fitness Minutes: (166,117) Posts: 4,784 11/28/11 4:28 P
I have used spark off and on in the past when I needed some extra motivation. This will be the first time using it as a runner. I have a good 25 pounds to take off. I have been running for a few months now. I love it! I have done 2 5ks that were awsome!. I have not lost any weight yet because my eating is all over the place. I am ready to take control and get the weight off with my new love of running. Looking forward to all the good advice I can get from this team!
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