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Cat 01-28-2013 12:47 PM

Wii for weight loss?
 
Does anyone use their Wii for fitness/weight loss? If so, what games do you prefer or had the best success with? I do have Just Dance and use the Just Sweat portion, but I think I need more options than just the one.

DraftyAiresMum 01-28-2013 12:50 PM

One of my good friends had Wii Fit with the balance board. Not only is it a blast, bit it's great for weight loss. I also like the basic Wii Games for cardio. Wish my friend hadn't moved and taken her Wii with her. :-/
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Cat 01-30-2013 09:37 PM

Just bought Wii fit plus tonight. So far so good and it seems all the balance exercises would help with riding too. Might have found exercise I can stick with.

Puddintat 01-30-2013 09:40 PM

EA Sports Active is fun, too.

reigninseattle 02-22-2013 11:09 PM

How do you like the Wii Fit? I have Just Dance which is great but I'm thinking about getting wii fit to have more variety.

Cat 02-22-2013 11:15 PM

So far we like it. Focus more on the yoga and strength training for fitness and weightloss and I leave the games as a sort of cool down. Lots of variety and since you check in for weight and such it hold you accountable and helps keep on track. I tend to work up a bigger sweat with just dance but this helps me target muscle areas and such, so between the two games (wii fit and just dance) it gives a nice balance for working out.

reigninseattle 02-24-2013 05:49 PM

Hm I might have to save up for it then, or maybe I can find a used one...:D


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