Weekly Exercise Chart


Take your first step towards achieving a healthy lifestyle and put it in writing. Create a chart of weekly goals and keep track of your progress. Check out this sample plan and get started.

  

Mon

Tues

Wed

Thurs

Fri

Sat

Sun

Activity Walk at lunch Sit-ups Leg lifts Stretch Class Sit-ups Push-ups Walk home from work Walk to Grocery Store.  Wash Car Walk in park
Time of Day Noon Before Dinner 12:30 Before Bed 5:00 PM Morning 9:30 AM
Time (in minutes) 20 10 each 45 15 each 45

15 store
30 car

30

Now it's your turn. Go ahead and give it a try! Be realistic - it's not how much you do when you're just beginning, as long as you're doing something active.

   Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sun
Activity
Time of Day
Time (in minutes)


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If you have a problem staying motivated, consider strategies to help you stick with your exercise plan. Get creative or try a few of these suggestions:

  • Listen to music or books on tape to keep your mind busy while you exercise.

  • Exercise with a partner for support.

  • Imagine yourself exercising and rehearse it in your mind every day.

  • Set realistic goals.

  • Seek support from friends and family, and avoid those who discourage you.

  • Don't give up if you miss a day - just get back on track the next day.

  • Build some rest days into your exercise schedule.

Remember to reward yourself. For example, if you stick to your plan for a week or a month, you could:

  • See a good movie

  • Buy new clothes

  • Get a relaxing massage

  • Buy a great book or a new CD

Congratulations! You're on your way to a healthier lifestyle, increased energy and feeling great. Just keep going, stay active and feel great!

 


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