What is a 12-week walking program for a beginner?


A 12-week program will depend largely on your base fitness level.  If you would like further detail the program listed below, please contact me so we can discuss further specifics:

  • Week 1 – Walk 15-20 minutes 2-3 times per week
  • Week 2-3 walk 25-30 minutes 2-3 times per week
  • Week 4-5 walk 30 minutes 3-4 times per week
  • Week 6-9 walk 35-45 minutes 3-5 times per week
  • Week 10-12 walk 40-60 minutes 4-6 times per week.

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Walking Programs

Walking Programs

A walking program can help you create an exercise routine to meet your fitness goals. Start by consulting your physician, then decide the number of steps or minutes walking you'll want to achieve. Pedometers can help you track you...

r steps, and walking calendars and logs are often available for free online. Learn more about starting a walking program and staying motivated with expert advice from Sharecare.

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