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Old 10-24-2009, 01:19 AM   #1
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Default Walk to New York and back

While keeping stats at my sons football game tonight, the gal who takes pics was wearing the pedometer I want. So I asked her how she liked it.

She said she really liked it, but the best part is, a group of people from the small consolidated school, with 2 sites, one for elementary, and one for jr. hi/highschool had a contest among teachers and other employees.

They walked from Potter and Dix, Nebraska to New York and back! About 20 people participated.

What a fun contest/challenge. I just thought it was really a cool thing to do.

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Old 10-24-2009, 09:59 AM   #2
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That's pretty cool!
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Old 11-04-2009, 03:30 PM   #3
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what kind of pedometer was it.?
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Old 11-04-2009, 07:19 PM   #4
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I'm going to risk sounding really dumb here.
Do you mean like "Run, Forrest, run!" where they set out, followed by a car & lots of water bottles & cheering well-wishers, and stayed in motels at night, and actually did this?
Or were they logging miles & using a map?
(That destination would not work so well for me. It's a little less than 20 miles from where I live to the center of Grand Central Terminal on 42nd Street. I'd have to pick a destination in Nebraska.)

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