Wellness Wednesday - Blue T-Shirt and rankings

by Chuck Brown, UNMC public relations | June 20, 2012

Linda Kelsey used a series of 10-mile runs and long bike rides to log 161,250 steps and take hold of the Blue T-Shirt this week.

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Linda Kelsey's ultra marathon training regimen helped her grab the Blue T-shirt this week.
Kelsey, a research technologist in the department of biochemistry and molecular biology and a member of the International Delight team, logged the long runs as part of her "ultra marathon" training.

In the coming months, she will participate in a series of 50 kilometer runs.

On the team side of the ledger, several more teams got to London and Team Phar Out notched 2,000,508 steps to become this week's Jean Team. Enjoy the blue jeans, Team Phar Out.

This week's full rankings are below (Team's medal status indicated by color, "Jean Team" in blue):
1.Team Yomper Trompers -- 10,899,948
2. Team Ortho -- 10,897,849
3. International Delight -- 10,872,486
4. Mandeville Movers -- 10,656,917
5. OlymPENS -- 10,521,916
6. Team Get There Eventually -- 9,981,216
7. Take the 'rad-path' to the Olympics -- 9,729,958
8. Team Phar Out -- 9,673,186 (2,000,508 steps for the week)
9. London Britches -- 9,439,391
10. Team Research -- 9,364,065
11. Bolting to London -- 9,015,594
12. Walking Band of Misfits -- 8,931,176
13. Dental Divas -- 8,810,117
14. Team Cytosine -- 8,724,277
15. Team Printer Sprinters -- 8,681,127
16. Holy Walkamolies -- 8,406,948
17. Perpetual Motion Squad - 7,846,306
18. Wenlock -- 7,679,737
19. Molar Strollers -- 7,669,791
20. The Ramblers -- 7,584,930
21. Olympic team MMI -- 7,579,462
22. HGL TEAM GUANINE -- 7,514,753
23. London Walking Sole Surfers -- 7,485,112
24. Team Cake Walk -- 7,025,495
25. Pedi-ometers step count -- 7,023,127
26. COPH Groundbreakers -- 6,625,275
27. Mandeville -- 6,218,962
28. Are We There Yet? -- 5,868,818
29. Passport Agents -- 4,887,139
30. SLC Sidewalkers -- 4,516,662
31. Coast Busters -- 2,119,700

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Michelle V
June 20, 2012 at 9:27 AM

Congrats Linda!!