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Subject:  Re: What is your goal in life? Date:  10/11/2012  2:53 PM
Author:  MadCapitalist Number:  648323 of 844194

The 100k challenge sounds pretty awesome. The question I have is are you doing those things every day? The body needs rest so 7 days a week of 270 pushups/situps would wipe you out afer just a few weeks and inviting injury. If it were me, I'd alternate and do 3 days of pushups and 3 days of situps. That works out to 640 per day with one day of complete rest.

decath


I have been doing sit-ups and push-ups every morning and making slow incremental changes. I'm trying to make it sustainable. Don't laugh. I'm a wuss. I was *ridiculously* out of shape when I started exercising every day back in March. I couldn't even do 5 good push-ups!

The rest is 30 seconds between sets.

  Date    Day  Sets  Reps   Sit-Ups      Cumulative       Annual Rate     Sets     Reps     Push-Ups         Cumulative       Annual Rate         Rest (Seconds)            Time (Minutes)
09/18/12 Tue 10 10 100 100 36,500 5 5 25 25 9,125 30 14
09/19/12 Wed 10 10 100 200 36,500 5