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Old 04-19-2008, 04:11 PM   #1
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Default Steps vs pedals

Out of curiosity I wore my pedometer while on the bike today. We biked 13 miles and the pedometer moved 4000 steps. Seemed like it should have been more LOL!

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Old 04-19-2008, 05:04 PM   #2
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Something similar happened to me when i forgot to take mine off when went horse riding and it said something like 35000 steps and thats probably cause in the different gaits there are ranging from 2 to 4 err pluses as it were! They measure the movement rather than the acctual step so if your cycling was at a nice speed, steady and not on a very bumpy road or even on a stationary bike then it wouldn't register that well!
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