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Calculating Calories Burned

Old 02-20-04, 08:50 AM
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Calculating Calories Burned

Does anyone know how to calculate the folowing:

Riding 12.5 miles @ 17 mph, how many calories are burned?
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Old 02-20-04, 09:28 AM
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Old 02-20-04, 09:37 AM
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Cool!

After a one hour ride I can eat a homestyle cheeseburger guilt-free!
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Old 02-21-04, 07:42 PM
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My CycliStats program includes a built-in calorie and average watts calculator. It takes into account rider weight, bike weight, distance, speed, rider position on bike, elevation gained, etc. (it sounds more complex than it is...the calculation is pretty much automatic when you log a ride in the program).

Here's a link that shows a screen shot of the Calorie Calculator: http://www.shastasoftware.com/CycliS...calculator.htm
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thanks everyone for the info
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