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Re: Weight loss on the JMT

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  • Brian Turner
    I completed the JMT on 9/24 (finished in the early AM on the 20th day). I lost roughly 11 pounds and was consuming approximately 2000 - 3500 calories per day.
    Message 1 of 17 , Oct 8, 2008
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      I completed the JMT on 9/24 (finished in the early AM on the 20th
      day). I lost roughly 11 pounds and was consuming approximately 2000 -
      3500 calories per day.

      --- In johnmuirtrail@yahoogroups.com, "Adam Bickett" <abickett@...> wrote:
      >
      > That's got to be at least a bit of an exaggeration (that would mean you
      > were burning net over 10,000 calories a day??) I did the trail sobo in
      > August in 9 days. I ate light at about 2300 cal/day, and ended up losing
      > only a few pounds. Maybe there are some benefits to all those heavy
      packs I
      > saw on the trail!
      >
      > Adam
      >
      > On Wed, Oct 1, 2008 at 11:02 PM, Reuben Gerber <reubengerber@...>wrote:
      >
      > > I did the trail 2 years ago in Aug. South to North in 9 days. I
      lost 1.5
      > > pounds per day and consumed between 4000 and 6500 calories per
      day. Fluid
      > > intake was high everyday so I lost a fare bit of fat and muscle.
      > >
      > > Reuben
      > >
      > >
      > > --- On Wed, 10/1/08, George
      <perrito_blanco@...<perrito_blanco%40yahoo.com>>
      > > wrote:
      > >
      > > From: George <perrito_blanco@... <perrito_blanco%40yahoo.com>>
      > > Subject: [John Muir Trail] Weight loss on the JMT
      > > To: johnmuirtrail@yahoogroups.com <johnmuirtrail%40yahoogroups.com>
      > > Date: Wednesday, October 1, 2008, 8:04 PM
      > >
      > > For those of you who've thru hiked the JMT, how long was your hike and
      > > how much weight did you lose?
      > >
      > > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      > >
      > >
      > >
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      > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      >
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