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 GEMSTONE1952 SparkPoints: (152,812) Fitness Minutes: (109,919) Posts: 13,494 9/24/09 8:24 A I'm not sure how to convert it because the number of steps to miles would largely depend upon your stride. A wider stride would need fewer steps per mile than someone with a less wide stride. I'm sure there is a better way to say that but I know that my husband (over 6' tall) would take fewer steps than I would. I think the only way to get an accurate count would be a pedometer. You could estimate 2000 steps per mile. I think that is what I read somewhere...that 10,000 steps translates into approximatey 5 miles. My stride gets me a bit more than a mile on 2000 steps but it's a pretty close approximation. Hope this helps. "It does not matter how slowly you go, so long as you do not stop" (Confucius) Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. (Henry David Thoreau ) Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving. (Albert Einstein) Leader of Wacky Walkers--Check us out! NEVER GIVE UP-NEVER SURRENDER! (Galaxy Quest)
LOOSEINGIT Posts: 4,078
9/24/09 7:36 A

Sorry I tried to edit my question and only part of it went thru correctly.

the conversion for minutes walked to steps taken
I walked 90 minutes at a pace of 21 minutes per mile how do I calulate the steps taken???

Thank you for your reply..as you can tell I'm new to this

Cheryl Ky.

In Christ alone my hope is found

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E_JUST_E SparkPoints: (10,193)
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9/23/09 11:29 P

Conversion to what???

that is 4.29 miles or 6.9 K as far as distance goes

Fitness Goals:

2009:
Finish a 5K walk/run -done 9/19 Camelot for Children 5K
Finish the C25K program -done 9/2009
Finish a 5K running -done 9/19 Camelot for Children 5K
Start triathlon training

2010:
PR in 5K road race (currently 40:46)
Enroll and Finish my first Sprint Triathlon
run 250 miles for the year
bike 500 miles for the year
run a 5K under 30:00

2009 races:

Camelot for Children 5K 9/19 (43:22)

 current weight: 269.5

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LOOSEINGIT Posts: 4,078
9/23/09 10:57 P

What is the conversion?

90 minutes at 21 min a mile

Calling all Wacky Walkers...

Edited by: LOOSEINGIT at: 9/23/2009 (22:59)
Cheryl Ky.

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