400 Mile Fitness Challenge 2011 – Week 1

I’ve decided to join Ellie and her friends in this wonderful challenge. 

I don’t need to lose weight – but, I am supposed to exercise because I have diabeties.  And, to tell you the truth I haven’t been doing too well with that part.  I take my medicine, eat well (with a few slips here and there – but in moderation), and test my sugar every day…but exercise seemed to fall by the wayside…

So, I’m fixing that…

Week 1 – 

Thursday – 1/6  –  Rode Stationary Bike for 15 min = 1 mile

Total for Week 1 = 1 mile

It’s a start!!!

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10 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. tammy
    Jan 09, 2011 @ 14:05:29

    It’s a great start Sara – good for you, keep it up and you’ll find that it feels so good you’ll want to do it more. Congrats!!

  2. Jamie
    Jan 09, 2011 @ 14:50:15

    Congrats! I have my miles up for this week too. So far…enjoying the challenge. 🙂

    http://sheeplessinthecity.blogspot.com/2011/01/400-mile-fitness-challenge-week-1.html

  3. Ellie
    Jan 09, 2011 @ 16:35:27

    You’re right, it is a start. And getting started is the hardest thing to do. Congrats!

  4. Bibliophile By the Sea
    Jan 09, 2011 @ 18:40:40

    Every little bit helps; good for you for getting the New Year off to a good start. Thanks for the sweet words about my SIL. I appreciate it.

  5. Lori
    Jan 09, 2011 @ 19:21:32

    congratulations for taking on such a challenge! i really need to do something like that too; it’s so tempting to remain sedentary when knitting, quilting, or other things call your name. maybe you’ll inspire even me. 🙂

  6. Janet
    Jan 10, 2011 @ 00:52:35

    Good idea! I really need to do more exercise. I spend most of my day in the studio.

  7. Leigh
    Jan 10, 2011 @ 07:58:42

    Sara good for you! Probably most of us would agree we need more exercise, but not everyone does something about it. I know you’ll do great.

  8. Lynn Marie
    Jan 10, 2011 @ 08:16:00

    It’s a great start! You Go Girl!!!

  9. gemma
    Jan 11, 2011 @ 09:24:41

    The longest journey begins with one step. Keep going Sara.

  10. Dana
    Jan 16, 2011 @ 10:11:08

    Hey Gurl !! Week 2 update I did 4 miles this week, much better, but not the prize. Good luck to you. Have a Supah Week!!!
    See ya,
    Dana
    Readaholics Anonymous

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