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BLC 20 - Reevalutate my 12 week plan

Friday, October 19, 2012

This BLC 20 (Sept 12 - Dec 5) my goals are as follows:

emoticon Hit my wedding weight by Sept 19.

emoticon Hit my second goal weight by my 39th Birthday on Oct 27 - Well I'm still working on this one. My birthday is 8 days away. I'm pushing to lose 0.6lbs by Weds 10/24. I can do this but I just have to make sure I stick to my eating plan and workout hard.

emoticon Lose an overall 8lbs by the end of the challenge - We are 6 weeks into the challenge and I'm down 2.8lbs. Our team want's to push for everyone to lose 5%. My thinking was to lose 6lbs. So average 1/2lb a week since I'm close to goal. I just have to keep changing up my workouts.

emoticon Eat within my calorie range - I really don't look at calories. I just make sure that I get in my servings but I have been staying within the ranges in doing that.

emoticon Workout in my Sport Zones 3x a week and then easy workouts 3 times a week with 1 rest day - I have been working out in my zones BUT I've been keeping it to the lower zones. I've gotten away from my base builder interval workouts and I NEED to return back to them. I had great results in the first month doing them. Break time is over. Gotta push it.

emoticon At least 2 full body strength training workouts a week - I was doing well with this until I started to get pain in my right neck/shoulder area. I'm thinking that it's a pinched nerve. So I stopped doing upper body workouts where I needed to lift a weight over my head.

emoticon Focus on getting in more vegetables and working in a more of a variety - I think the emocions says it all. I have NOT been doing this at all.

emoticon Start using my Yoga DVD once a week (I need to improve my flexibility) - I've done the Yoga DVD once.

emoticon - Hit my wedding weight - a workout outfit emoticon
- Hit my second goal weight, I will get my FitPoint reassessed at the gym. Find out my bodyfat%
- Lose the 8lbs and I will get a massage because I'm sure my body will need it.

I can still hit a lot of my goals in the next 6 weeks. I just have to rededicate myself and get that really high motivation back that I had at the beginning of the challenge.
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  • DWEBI09
    emoticon You know what to do! Take it easy with your neck and knee! Sometimes those little pains are telling us to slow it down!

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    2645 days ago
    You shouldn't have any problem reaching those goals - you are on track and sticking with your program!
    2645 days ago
    Leah~ Your goals are realistic and doable within the time frame you have set. Sending you only good vibes as you journey toward your goals! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
    2646 days ago
  • A*L*P*
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    2648 days ago
    Those goals sound very do-able. I think TBL is a force for good in people's lives, but I've never watched the show. I saw a book at the doctor's office the other day about TBL and motivation. It was interesting to read what worked for all these contestants. I'm always open to new ideas.
    2648 days ago
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