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Endomondo Challenge
Feb 2013 (now March 2013)


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#1 matt1972

Posted 01 February 2013 - 07:23 AM

Here is the link Feb Challenge for this months challenge.

We are happy for anyone to join as long as you let us know who you are on here when you do.

It is the same as last month most calories burned in all sports.

For those who don't know Endomondo is an exercise/fitness tracking website/app. If you have a smart phone you can download the app for free and every time you go for a walk/run/hike (they have a lot of categories spin/boxing/etc) you start the workout and it tracks your distance/speed/pace/calories burned and once complete you can see all the totals. The app can be linked to MFP and transfer your daily exercise data and calories burned across to your MFP diary.

Edited by matt1972, 04 March 2013 - 06:38 AM.


#2 CupOfCoffee

Posted 01 February 2013 - 08:05 PM

I have just joined, I am starbellied on MFP. I have never used Endomondo before, so I need to learn how to use it.


Stupid question - if you add exercise, how do you add calories burned (so if you do a gym session, how do you add calories?

Edited by CupOfCoffee, 01 February 2013 - 08:10 PM.


#3 matt1972

Posted 01 February 2013 - 08:56 PM

It will have a calorie burn based on the duration of the particular exercise and your height and weight and age.

#4 Relish*

Posted 01 February 2013 - 09:00 PM

I'm in again but hoping to do a better job this month, last day of prac on Monday so after that look out! wink.gif

#5 Just Steph

Posted 03 February 2013 - 06:42 AM

I'm in again, love the challenge biggrin.gif

#6 CupOfCoffee

Posted 03 February 2013 - 09:01 PM

Today did more than normal for exercise.

For the challenge it only seems to record my calories when it is exercise where I follow a route (so today I went for a walk and it recorded those calories, but not my gym calories).

My goal is 10,000 calories for February.

#7 matt1972

Posted 28 February 2013 - 08:13 PM

1MrsDamon Salvatore 9433 kcal

2Lewis 350 6202 kcal

3Relish M 5039 kcal

4Claire P 4735 kcal

5You 3334 kcal

6JustSteph 81 2897 kcal

7Dannii 2535 kcal

8Anita E 2194 kcal

9Holly B 1693 kcal

10 4 hunter 1016 kcal

3 hours to go in the Eastern States of Australia

#8 Relish*

Posted 28 February 2013 - 10:45 PM

Well done Mrs DS  :-) awesome burn!

#9 matt1972

Posted 04 March 2013 - 06:39 AM

March Challenge is now up

#10 lewis

Posted 04 March 2013 - 09:40 AM

I'm in, it will take me a week or to before I can start to exercise again due to injury, but that will give me motivation to try and catch up with u all.

#11 3inJune

Posted 04 March 2013 - 10:31 AM

I've joined original.gif I love using endomondo. I have a bluetooth heartrate monitor that syncs straight to my phone/endomondo original.gif My username is Colleen

#12 matt1972

Posted 27 March 2013 - 08:42 PM

The leader board with a few days to go;

1 Colleen 11251 kcal

2 MrsDamon Salvatore 7116 kcal

3 4 hunter 6250 kcal

4 JustSteph 81 6063 kcal

5 Lewis 350 4706 kcal

6 Relish M 2759 kcal

7 You 2560 kcal

8 Holly B284 kcal

I have found it pretty tough getting out this month with the hot weather down here and work being busy but am hoping that next month I can do a lot more than what happened this month. It would be nice to get the size of the group up to about 10 again if anyone else is interested in joining in for April.




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