Along with a walking challenge - can we add a playing challenge? I ask because there's times where it is pouring down rain here and my girl and I play hide and seek, tug-of-war, and chase around the house - that burns quite a bit of energy, plus helps to keep her stimulated (those huskies NEED to be kept stimulated)! :)
Starting HMR in-clinic on December 2nd! Goals: 245 by January 235 by February. 225 by March. 215 by April. 205 by May. 195 by June. 185 by July. 175 by August. 165 by September. 155 by October!!!
current weight: 251.4
Fitness Minutes: (4,674) Posts: 1,823 1/21/08 2:38 P
Absolutely. I agree. Huskies are real athletes and they love to run. It's pretty hard to wear them out if you get them out on a regular basis. They've been real motivators for me when I see how happy they are when I take them out, and we get to bond in a whole different way when we do. I can't think of any more faithful exercise partners than our huskies. Hot, cold, wet, dry, beach, mountains, trail, cross country. They're good partners.
Craig "Friends don't let friends eat lutefisk!"
current weight: 182.0
Fitness Minutes: (8,244) Posts: 7,764 1/15/08 1:29 P
I realize this is for weight loss for us and I created this team to unite those of us who love Huskies/mals and mixes so that we would have at least two things in common, love for those breeds and need for weight loss. Well now that we have quite a number of team mates, I think its time to start getting the fitness or weight loss going.
If you have any challenge ideas please add them here or let me know and I will add them.
5/29/08 Mercedes-Benz Cotton Row 5K: 41:56 (1st race ever) 7/19/08 HTC Twilight 5K: 41:49 8/23/08 Running of the Bulls 5K: 38:43 (3rd race ever) 8/30/08 Monte Sano 10K (1st 10k) 1:22:21 4/18/09 Music Moves Me 10K 1:26:59 5/25/09 Mercedes-Benz Cotton Row 5K 45:00:00 5/18/13 Poke Salat 5K 43:06
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