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Inner tubing calories


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Anybody know how to find out how many calories you burn while inner tubing behind a boat. I've looked through all the calculators I can find and no one seems to have come up with a formula for it. Is there a comparable activity I can log instead? Thanks!

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Unfortunately, the boat is doing most of the work for you so wake boarding or skiing aren't really comparable.  However, I'm sure you expend energy hanging on and balancing.  I think it would be equivalent to walking 3.0 miles an hour.  Not really sure though.  Sounds like a fun way to burn calories though!

Thanks for your answer. It's definitely a strength exercise if anything. But yeah, lots of fun!

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