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Old 09-14-2003, 12:49 AM   #1
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I've been working out in the gym for about 2 months now.i Fast walk on the tredmill for about 30-35min.
Now,My question is this,Can i do 1hr of That to burn more calories?

I have heard it all before,30-45min,but alot of people do it longer than 30min. So i wanna know if i can do it for as long as i want,If it will help me burn more calories.


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Old 09-14-2003, 07:43 AM   #2
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Sure you will burn more calories!!! It takes your body about 30 minutes to get into the "fat burning" mode so anything beyond that will produce fantastic results. I try to do 60 minutes of walking each day; but do whatever you can! Many times I even break it up into 2 30 minute segments; it just depends on my schedule! I'm glad that you are taking steps to becoming a healthier you!!! Keep up the good work!


Old 09-14-2003, 09:10 AM   #3
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Another alternative is, rather than doubling your time, boost your speed. As you're building up your speed, you'll still need to spend more time, but the amount of time you'll need to burn the same amount of calories as an hour walk will go down.

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