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Biggest Loser Walk/Run 5k Series held in Ft Lauderdale on Sunday, Jan 6th.

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Biggest Loser Season 5 Dan Evans performing at Biggest Loser Walk/Run 5k in Ft. Lauderdale, Jan 6th.

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Welcome to my Page!!!! My name is Anne .. and I'm like a tortoise. I’ve been on this journey seeking optimal health and fitness since February 2007. To date, I have lost 61 pounds. My desired goal weight is still a few pounds away. I am not in a competition .. this is my ongoing lifestyle.

My main motivation is to get my blood pressure and cholesterol under control. Since January 2011 I have been taken off my blood pressure meds.

My other motivation is doing 5k's with my daughters. To date see my 5k stats below:I

Aug 9th - - ING 5K - completed (time 44.17 mins)
Oct 18th - Race For the Cure 5k - completed
Oct 26th- 5K SafeWalk/Run by Women In Distress (time 42.47 mins)
Nov. 27 - 5k Turkey Trot - completed (time 39.19mins) I jogged the whole distance !!!!!!

Feb 1 - I Care I Cure I Run 5k -completed (35.14mins) I beat my personal best by 4.05 mins. double woo hoo
Oct.17 - Race For The Cure 5K - completed
Oct. 31 - Women In Distress Safewalk 5k (time 36.14 .. didn't beat my PR but came second place in my age category .. even won a medal .. Who me???)
Nov. 21 - Fantasy Of Lights 5K --it's was an evening event ..completed [time 36 mins)

[Due to my new role as hands on caregiver to my 93 y.o. mum since May 2010, my 5k participation was put on hold for several months].

October 16th - Susan Komen Race For The Cure 5k - completed
October 30th - 12th Annual Women In Distress Safeway 5k - completed [received medal for 3rd in my category age 55-59)

December 11th - Broward Victim’s Rights Coalition's Annual Run to Remember 5K Run/ Walk - completed.

4th Annual I Care I Cure I Run 5k in Sunrise Florida on February 13, 2011. Completed

BROWARD MEMORY 5K WALK ..ON THE MOVE TO END ALZHEIMER'S - Hollywood, FL.March 19, 2011 . Completed.

March Of Dimes 5K . Sunrise, FL . April 30th. Completed

16th Annual Susan Komen Race For The Cure - Oct. 15, 2011 . completed

Women In Distress Safeway 5K ..October 29, 2011 - completed

5th Annual I Care I Cure I Run 5k in Sunrise Florida February 2012.Complete

Broward Victim’s Rights Coalition's Annual Run to Remember 5K Run/ Walk - April 28, 2012.Completed in 39.03 minutes. Won a medal for coming in second in my age category.Woo hoo!!

BiG Cardio Fitness 5k & Fun Day - Saturday, May 5, 2012
Broward Central Park. Completed 37.30 mins

South Miami Hospital Twighlight 5k, June 3, 2012

19th Annual Weston Hometown July 4th 5k Celebration.

Annual Susan Komen Race For The Cure - Oct. 20, 2012 . completed

Women In Distress Safeway 5K ..October 27, 2012 - completed


Live Ultimate Run 5k at South Beach, December 15, 2012.
Completed. Time 38.57 mins.

Next up:
Biggest Loser Run/Walk 5k In Ft. Lauderdale, Jan 6, 2012. The 2005 BL contestants Dan and Jackie Evans will be there.

Thanks for listening. Leave a comment. I’ll reciprocate.

Member Since: 8/1/2007

Fitness Minutes: 46,615

My Goals:
Slowly but surely trying to get healthy.

My Program:
Eating sensibly and exercising. That's it!!!

Personal Information:
I began working out in Feb '07 fluctuating btwn 235 & 240 lbs. At 5' 6" & a BMI of 37 I am in the Obese Class 1 category. My risk of weight-related health problems and even death, is severe.

I set several mini goals since being a Sparker .. some were met .. yay! some were not .. grr!

Two years later .. Update:
JAN 1, 2009 .. CW 190.5

.. slow but sure does NOT win any races .. but it will still get me to the finish line .. right?

I didn't hit goal at the end of 2008 .. double grrr .. but did a darn good job trying. I obviously got healthier and fitter because I participated and completed four 5ks. Woo hoo

Update: Feb 1 .. I ran my fifth 5k in 35.14 mins breaking my personal best record .. double woo hoo!!

April 1 - CW 182 .. Yipee!! BMI now 29 ... I'm now Overweight and prone to health risks!!! Whatever lol

Jan 2010 - still looking after me.

Nov 2010 ..
To date I have completed 10 5k's.

Other Information:
I like to read
I like to play scrabble
I like to Eat (oops .. need to scratch that .. lol)
I'm a Licensed Real Estate Agent and a Notary Public
(in the state of Florida)
I work fulltime as an Admin. Assistant and
I make and sell jewelry at www.gotbeads2remember.etsy.com
I also sell on Ebay as GotStuff2Remember

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