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Old 10-05-2012, 06:45 PM   #1
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Pedometerr at the parks

I'm just wondering what kind of results people have gotten wearing a pedometer to the parks. Was it a pain to wear or kind of fun to see how far you really walk in a day?
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Old 10-05-2012, 07:29 PM   #2
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I have used an Omron in the past, now use a Fitbit.

Average between 5-9 miles a day.
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Old 10-05-2012, 07:55 PM   #3
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We use one all the time. dw clips it to her sneaker. We were amazed that we were doing 10 to 12 miles aday!!! It was fun to look at the total at the end of each day.
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Old 10-05-2012, 08:16 PM   #4
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I use the map my run GPS on my iPhone. Tracked us 8miles around Epcot and 6miles around MK.

I just slip it in my pocket and away we go. Only pain is pausing it for rides!!
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Old 10-05-2012, 08:46 PM   #5
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We have also used a fitbit....love it. Averaged about 8 miles per day for me and dh was about 11-12, but he would work out in the morning on the treadmill. Why he thought he needed to start his day there confused the heck out of me!
I like the fitbit because you can put it in your pocket.
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