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Old 01-28-2010, 01:19 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by ArchyJill View Post
I kind of went the same route as Jenna...went to about 7 different online calculators and sort of took the average. Have to say though, about half were in the 1400-1500 range and half were in the 1700-1800 range; probably a difference in formulas. I KNOW the BMR on FitDay is way too high for me, so I'm just playing around and seeing what works.
Yes, I think the BMR here seems to be a little bit too good to be true :-) On the other hand...when I exercise for an hour with something, say running or biking they estimate quite a low number compared to other sites where I can calculate how much Ive lost due to my weight, gender and so on. Itīs a differance in more than 200 kcal sometimes. Anyone else notised the same?
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