“Breathe in, Breathe Out, Move On.” -Jimmy Buffett
“Don’t me why I walk. Ask yourself why you don’t.-Anonymous
This weeks goal was to get at least a couple of longer days in even if it was just 15 minutes more to make at least an hour. The closest I got was 55 minutes and I was happy with that. Every day I felt good and on a couple of days, I was able to do some hill work by experimenting with the incline. I’ll keep playing around with that to get some harder workouts in. I was able to walk for a period of time at around 3.3 miles per hour and for the time that I did, it was faster than I ever move when I am hiking!!!
For what it’s worth, I like walking on the treadmill as much as I liked riding the stationary bike. The good thing with the treadmill is no knee pain. I am walking in my backpacking boots and that may be helping. Each of the treadmills also has a tv attached to it which makes the time fly by.
Needless to say, I will keep walking so when fall finally arrives and the colors on the leaves are at their peak, I can head back out into the woods.
It’s all good.
9/9/19-50-365 (The Thumper was right next to me, the horror)
9/10/19-45-410 (No Thumper)
9/12/19-45-455 (Thumper two treadmills down)
9/13/19-55-510 (No Thumper but a dude older than me who smelled like he just crawled out of a dumpster got on the one next to me.)
9/14/19-50-560 (No Thumper)
9/15/19-50-610 (No Thumper)
245 minutes for the week.