SP Premium
SCHNOOTIE
80,000-99,999 SparkPoints 83,298
SparkPoints
 

Virtual Walking Challenges for all!!!

Friday, October 23, 2015

Since I joined the Fall 5% Challenge to virtually walk to Destinations around the globe with my team, I have loved it so much that I recruited my daughter Julia and my friend Annette in Germany to do the same. We created a WhatsApp group and are adding minutes=air miles to get to dream destinations. Julia and I are walking from the beautiful Main Train Station in Amsterdam to Park Guell in Barcelona 967 miles. And my friend Annette loves it nice and cold, so we are walking from Trelleborg in Sweden to Kirkenes in Norway to sleep in a Snow Hotel and watch the Northern Lights 1392 miles. It is amazing how easy it is to get inspired to work out and even do minutes at a time, if you know that someone else is depending on you. I also like how my family looks at me, and is getting swept up in my excitement. I don't even have to do anything, but happily exclaim how many miles I am adding.

Never underestimate the power of ONE :)
Share This Post With Others
Member Comments About This Blog Post
  • SHARON10002
    It's great that you've encouraged your daughter and friend to exercise with you. It motivates you too!
    1952 days ago
  • LINDA!
    emoticon emoticon emoticon
    1952 days ago
  • no profile photo CD15711341
    That is emoticon emoticon Enjoy your emoticon emoticon emoticon
    1953 days ago

    Comment edited on: 10/23/2015 8:10:34 PM
  • KIWIANN
    It is wonderful that you are bringing the enthusiasm of the Challenge to your daughter and your friend! Enjoy all that virtual travel - is that a great way to see the world! emoticon
    1953 days ago
  • MAWMAW101
    Great idea.....I am walking the Pacific Crest Trail and love to add each day!
    emoticon emoticon
    1953 days ago
  • no profile photo BUTTERFLYGRACE
    Enjoy your steps! emoticon Such a great idea!
    1953 days ago
  • Add Your Comment to the Blog Post

    Log in to post a comment


    Disclaimer: Weight loss results will vary from person to person. No individual result should be seen as a typical result of following the SparkPeople program.