Our Calorie Calculator estimates how many Calories you will burn using Metabolic Equivalent (MET) values from Compendium of Physical Activities. The Compendium idenitifes the relative energy cost of undertaking various activities compared with doing nothing. We then combine this with your weight and the estimated duration of the activity, taking into account the length of the route and the hills involved, to estimate the total Calories burned.
When selecting an Activity setting, select the speed you would normally travel at on flat ground.
Please remember, the estimated number of Calories is just a guide and the actual number of Calories burned may vary depending on other factors such as weather and terrain.
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Starting at Farncombe Station, cycling through Broadwater Park (look out for the delicious Waffle Van!) and across to the River Way path north to the Downs Link. Along the Downs Link and past the new NT picnic site, exciting at Shalford Bridge and following a quiet lane that opens up on Shalford Green with a coffee stop at The Snooty Fox. Return along the river and the Peasmarsh Woods to Broadwater and FNC station.
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