I've been with Spark for 2 months and have lost 16 pounds. Last summer I started biking with DH (a huge bike fan). Then I bike commuted to work 4 days a week (4 miles one way). Ended by gaining weight because I wasn't watching what I ate. So in January while searching online for a calorie counter, I found Spark. I'm looking forward to April when I'll start bike commuting to work again. I live in Michigan and I don't bike in the winter (unlike the DH). I'm hoping this will help with the weight loss and I enjoy the rides, too.
Welcome to the team, glad you joined us. DH dragged me kicking and screaming into the cycling world. I didn't want to do it, I wasn't going to do it. Now I plan my week around the weather so I can get my rides in. I prefer less than 70 mile rides, but that may change.
One Day at a Time: 1) walk/ride 30 minutes 2) learn something new 3) no chocolate 4) sew 1 bobbin full 5) do a good deed
Feb 2016 goals: 1) Lose 3 pounds 2) No chocolate 3) Ride 150 miles 4) Strength train 3 days a week 5) Finish 1 UFO
Hi Everyone, I am new to the team, but not to SparkPeople. I started in 2006, lost 66 pounds. I am back since Feb 15th, I have lost 10 lbs. I love road biking! I rode my 10,000th mile last summer since 2005. I was in Biking Across Kansas in 2007. Love the long rides. The Freedom of riding out in the open. And the sights to see. I am back with SparkPeople as I get back in shape for the new season.
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