previous topic · next topic
yessy

Joined: Jan 10
Posts: 7

      quote  
Posted: 13 Jan 2010, 02:17
I play wii(console) almost on a daily basis with my kids and husband. We do no always play all the high impact games, but it is a form of exercise. There is tennis, bowling, swording etc. I want to know if anyone knows the calories burned during these games. They are interactive so thankfully the playing isnt done sitting on the couch. Need anyone's help! thank you
kmaxwell08

Joined: Oct 09
Posts: 504

      quote  
Posted: 13 Jan 2010, 07:36
those games don't give you calories burned like the weight loss games do. You would have to count it as standing or light home exercise maybe. Just put in the amount of time you played and fatsecret will figure it for you. Of course it will be an estimate, not actual.
Karen Maxwell
k8yk

Joined: Jan 09
Posts: 4,546

      quote  
Posted: 13 Jan 2010, 09:15
It's better than nothing and if it gets you off the couch then GREAT! I agree, enter it as standing or maybe slow walking.
My blog, This is not a Diet:
http://notsobigk.wordpress.com
Follow me on Facebook for tips, recipes, advice, exercise ideas and more:
http://www.facebook.com/notadiet
yessy

Joined: Jan 10
Posts: 7

      quote  
Posted: 14 Jan 2010, 01:13
Thank you for the responses. I must say for those of you that have it the wii fit plus is great and entertaining, better than the first.
luvcatz1

Joined: Jan 10
Posts: 31

      quote  
Posted: 14 Jan 2010, 09:25
I suggest you invest in Wii Fitness. It is lots of fun and tells you exactly how many calories you burn after each game...



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

Eating Consciously
I know what you mean, my bf eats a bowl of pudding or ice cream in a matter of seconds LOL
by snezica on 05 Mar 15 08:22 AM
How does this site calculate net carbs?
Its the sugar alcohol!! Thank you! I didn't know about the reaction "threat". I will have to pay close attention to that. I don't know anyone doing this diet and this site has helped ...
by dukeybell on 05 Mar 15 08:14 AM
Quotes you LOVE
Let's have some quotes to give us something to think about. Something that you want to remember. This is a quote from one of my buddies, euheide: It will feel impossible at some point, but if you ...
by Deb_N on 05 Mar 15 02:54 AM
WHY JOURNAL
I used to weigh in every day and journal every day as well. Now that I am working again and only weigh in once a week, I usually write a journal once or twice a week. Since I'm just maintaining my ...
by Deb_N on 05 Mar 15 01:24 AM
reply.
maybe nobody has added the type of hot dogs you have eaten into the database. If the food is not there you need to add to database then it can be added to your food diary
by howzat4u on 05 Mar 15 12:36 AM