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Wednesday, January 27, 2010

I walked and pulled a pull-cart which carried my golf clubs yesterday. I cant remember the last time i walked playing golf. I always ride a golf cart. That meant walking for 3 and 1/2 hours. The reason i walked was the course was wet and they were not allowing golf carts. I was tired when i finished but i finished. I know i could not have walked 2 years ago at 290. When i got home after a nap my wife and I walked 2miles more!!!Yea for Me!!! emoticon emoticon emoticon
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  • MYDAUGHTERSMOM
    Hey, once again I had to learn the lesson: me first. I let my family and work take first priority and it shows in my food plan, work out and attitudes.

    Boy do I need Spark to remember that my life is mine to care for.

    I am so glad I can recommit and recommit again and again...and folks like you are available to connect with. How is the golfing these da? Glad you and me are on our journies. emoticon
    3528 days ago
  • CSDAYS
    Golfing is just getting better and better for you.
    3553 days ago
  • EVIE_M
    Good for you!!! That is so inspiring. Thanks for the comment on my blog. I miss some of the people that I worked with but not all. (Wonder why??)
    3574 days ago
  • HEATHBAR35
    Bob~ emoticon emoticon It's amazing how you feel and what you can do once that extra weight comes off isn't it? Good for you in then going for an extra walk with your wife! emoticon
    3582 days ago
  • KEEKEE1ST
    That's great! Made ya feel good didn't it. I can't wait for that day to come for me. I'll keep working at it. Congrats again.

    Candy
    3583 days ago
  • WEEZIE30
    That's an amazing difference!! Congratulations!
    3583 days ago
  • RACHELRB
    Awesome! It's amazing what our bodies can do if we give them some tlc emoticon
    3583 days ago
  • EVILKLOWN
    Hi Bobaloo, I saw the "golfing" topic so I came to check it out.

    I was a golf pro for a long time. When I first started, we all walked and carried our bags. We all took pride in having small golf bags too. None of us "purists" would dream of taking a cart. I played almost every day and funny, no weight problem.

    Then more and more courses began REQUIRING carts. With that, the bags seemed to get bigger because ... why not? Then, if you had a big bag, even if you played at a course which allowed walking, you couldn't ... bag was too big. I started gaining 4-5 pounds a year ... for 20 years ... it added up slowly but it added up.

    Anyway, good for you that you play at a course which allows walking. I'm guessing you felt great afterward and I'm also guessing you'll do it more often now. It's a great opportunity to listen to the birds and give your heart a gift.
    3583 days ago

    Comment edited on: 1/27/2010 9:07:08 AM
  • KALATHIA
    Great day for you, Bobaloo!!! Congrats on all the exercise and especially on how far you've come since starting this adventure!

    Kath
    3583 days ago
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