View Single Post
Old 01-21-2014, 04:11 PM   #10
Becky Quilts
Senior Member
 
Becky Quilts's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Central Illinois, USA
Posts: 146

S/C/G: 225/165/155

Height: 5'8"

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by diamondgeog View Post
I know that quote is popular, you can't out train a bad diet. I never understood the point of it quite. Of course it is true. But how many people go, yeah I'm working out, I am going to eat garbage because I can with all these calories burned? Does that occur to many people in real life?
Sorry didn't mean to be a debbie downer! I just don't want people to be misinformed. Yes, I know a lot of people that have the attitude, I ran x or I worked out for xx and now I can have this 600 calorie recovery shake (totally burying their efforts). I suppose it depends on who you're around. A lot of people overestimate how much they burn.

Be proud of your running, it takes a lot of perseverance to get to 30 min!
__________________
Becky Quilts is offline   Reply With Quote