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9.23 Calories burned by cycling




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This article is from the Bicycles FAQ, by Mike Iglesias with numerous contributions by others.

9.23 Calories burned by cycling

From: Jeff Patterson <jpat@hpsad.sad.hp.com>

The following table appears in the '92 Schwinn ATB catalog which references
Bicycling, May 1989:
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Speed
(mph)    12   14   15   16   17   18   19
Rider 
Weight         Calories/Hr
110     293  348  404  448  509  586  662
120     315  375  437  484  550  634  718
130     338  402  469  521  592  683  773
140     360  430  502  557  633  731  828
150     383  457  534  593  675  779  883
160     405  485  567  629  717  828  938
170     427  512  599  666  758  876  993
180     450  540  632  702  800  925 1048
190     472  567  664  738  841  973 1104
200     495  595  697  774  883 1021 1159

(flat terrain, no wind, upright position)



 

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