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    Default CONTEST: Stepping up - Day 3!

    It's day 3! What exercise have you done today? What are you planning to do?

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    February is fitness month at Mobile Nations, and you know what that means? we all get together to get in shape, share tips and tricks and recipes for success, review amazing apps and accessories, give away great prizes, and have a ton of fun!

    This here is as our first contest, STEPPING UP! Every day this week there'll be a thread right here in the forums -- starting with this one! -- and all you have to do to enter to win is tell us what exercise or activity you did today. It can be walking or running, playing soccer or doing yoga, swimming or dancing -- anything that makes you move. If you have a Fitbit, Nike Fuelband, JAWBONE UP, or any gadget with a pedometer, you can simply share your results!

    At the end of each day, we'll pick one winner and give them a $20 gift certificate. How's that for motivation?!

    So get ready, and get posting in the thread below!
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    Default Re: CONTEST: Stepping up - Day 3!

    Great contest. Washed my dirty truck this morning. That was a workout since I haven't washed it in weeks. Also, I decided to walk to the library that's three blocks away instead of drive. Can't remember the last time I've walked anywhere.
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    Afternoon 20 minute walk with coworkers, then run on the treadmill at home this evening.
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    Default Re: CONTEST: Stepping up - Day 3!

    Attended Pilates and Yoga Stretch classes this morning
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    Default Re: CONTEST: Stepping up - Day 3!

    Did 100 crunches and a few random reps with the resistance band. An hour of aerobics to come this evening.
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    Morning lift, legs and triceps followed by ab workout.
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    This is my take it easy day. Took a few laps round my office building this morning.
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    I guess I'm taking this year a bit more serious but I have been religious in maintaining my schedule and diet. Using MyFitnessPal to track my calories and the mix of proteins, carbs and fats, I have got the goal daily for the past 45 days. I am also doing cardio for 30 to 50 minutes a day and talking my progress through Garmin Connect. So far, I have dropped 16 pounds and have signed up for a 5k in May to keep myself motivated and on track.

    I like to use technology to motivate me so I do splurge from time to time and $20 would come in handy for a new app or some updated music.

    Sent from Galaxy Note 2!
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    Rode 8.1 miles on a stationary bike.
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    Cardio day @ lunch
    Ran 3 miles @ 8 minute pace
    Listened to music via Google play, had my heart rate monitor on my Garmin 405+strap

    it was a good day.
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    I just got back from walking my 106 lbs Golden Doodle and 76 lbs Labradoodle for a 1.62 mile walk.Two work outs in one, the walk and the upper body trying to keep them away from other dogs.
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    I did some spinning today for 45 min and took a 2 mile walk over lunch.

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    Default Re: CONTEST: Stepping up - Day 3!

    Wife and I got in a 2 mile fitness walk on our lunch breaks.
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    Today I walked the dog about 2 miles. Still really should go to the gym and dreadmill it for a while tonight.
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    I run after 2 year olds all day. Now running on the treadmill (up to 6 miles so far....) then 100 flights on stair machine. :-)

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    Today I ran after school with my Motorola Droid with Zombies, Run!

    Mission-19: An Unimportant Mission
    An Everyday Run

    Distance: 2.92 mi
    Duration: 29:24
    Average Speed: 5.96 mi/h
    Average Pace: 10:04 min/mi
    Calories: 203
    Supplies: 5 collected

    Yay feeling good! Ran all week so far... Thanks Mobile Nations for getting me off my ****!
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    P90X'ing it at least 3 days a week now.
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    Checking if I have coaching tonight, If so it will be 1 hour's worth of running there/back or wise ill have a light day do a 40km ride or 25 minute run.
    If I do have coaching I'll probably do a bit of weighyts and or the same work load as the juniors.

    Update: Today was a relax 25minute run.
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    Went for a run this morning.
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    1 Hour on treadmill at 4.1 MPH, almost 400 calories burnt, plus light bi's, tri's, and chest workout, and stretching.
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    2/6 Work out- Just posted a 2.06 mi activity - Insanity Cardio Circuit . polar135 Athlete Detroit, MI, USA | RunKeeper #RunKeeper thanks for the contest!
    Check me out on twitter if you like- http://twitter.com/polar135
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    Default Re: CONTEST: Stepping up - Day 3!

    15 minutes of stretching, then 30 mins. on treadmill, then 15 mins. of cool-down. Besides walking the dog a few times today.

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