M2MS; Week 18

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Wow, I cannot believe I’m approaching 900,000 steps and expect to hit it next week!  The finish is within my reach!  Back on March 23rd I was on pace to hit my 1,000,000th step on June 1st, which was 49 days ahead of my original date I anticipated I’d finish!  As of today, I’ll finish in 18 days which will be Thursday, May 22nd or 75 days ahead of my original estimation! 

Yep, I’m super excited to be so close to hitting my 1,000,000th step and completing this challenge!  Bring on May 22nd….or just maybe I can complete it earlier….only time will tell!

Last week’s numbers were pretty disappointing, but I found week 18 to be a lot better.  Once again I got my average steps back up to 8,000 which I was ecstatic about!  Below is what week 18 looked like for me:

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Week 18 Stats (April 28 – May 4, 2014):

Total Number of Steps: 64,776 steps
Total Number of Miles Walked: 27.96 miles
How Close to 1,000,000 Steps: 861,742 / 1,000,000 = 86.17% toward goal

Total Number of Calories Burned: 14,501 calories
Average Daily Steps: 8,000 steps
Week 18′s Most Daily Steps: 12,022 steps on Saturday, May 3rd
Overall Most Daily Steps: 13,898 on Saturday, April 19th 
Ranking Amongst Friends: 4th (out of 19 people)

How does Mission to a Million Steps work? Every Monday I will post the number of steps I stepped from the previous week (Monday-Sunday) on my blog. I have designed a goal thermometer that I will change each week on my blog to show my progress. You will also be able to quickly see an update on a permanent thermometer on my sidebar. I’m excited to see how long it will take me to walk 1,000,000 steps!

Want to try to out-step me and have a FitBit? Feel free to add me as a friend on FitBit. Please leave me a comment letting me know you are sending me an invite so I know who you are.

Bring on week 19!

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3 Responses to M2MS; Week 18
  1. Carrie with Children
    Twitter: CarrieWChildren
    May 6, 2014 | 9:31 AM

    You are a total superstar! That is fantastic! Way to go, Cori!
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  2. Hanan
    May 6, 2014 | 11:02 AM

    I haven’t used my Fitbit in forever. I should try something like this for the Summer!!
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  3. Amy @ Oh So Savvy Mom
    May 6, 2014 | 7:36 PM

    Do you ever find yourself just walking in circles so that you’ll reach your daily goal. The only time I owned a pedometer, I found that my house was much more clean because I’d walk to and fro all day picking things up not so much so the house would be clean, but so I’d reach my daily step goal! LOL
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