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Only Two More Til Ten

eight millionSo this post announces my finally meeting the eight million step mark.  I had hoped, no struggled to achieve in by years’ end, but did not make it.  I had nearly the last two weeks of the year off of work and found that a less structured day makes it hard to get the big step amounts.  My missing my goal did give me the dubious achievement of reaching 8 million steps on what is probably the coldest day in the last two decades.  Before you think that I am an idiot who walked outside when it was -15 degrees, I happened to have a planned office move that day.  Even though it was in the same building and floor it took a while and a lot of steps to get-r-done.  I did have to take a VERY brief walk outside to also get my 10K for the day.

Seven K K

cloud badgeIt’s getting hard to come up with cute ways to celebrate my million mile-stones.  This one was my quickest million yet and it started with my worst day ever!  The day after I hit six million steps I got sick and had my worst effort at an embarrassing 722 steps.  I just could not get my ass out of bed that day.  The good news is that I have not gone below 10,000 steps in a day since then.  In fact, three weeks later I celebrated my best day ever at 31,000 steps (yep I got exactly 31K) and also that week was my best week ever at just over 116,000 steps (that’s over 16,500 steps per day average).