This Is What You Have To Do To Burn Off An Easter Egg

19 March 2018, 15:34 | Updated: 21 March 2018, 11:11

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These are the exercises you have to do to burn off some of your favourite Easter treats!

Just when you start to get back into shape after an over-indulgent Christmas, Easter looms up out of nowhere and tempts you with even more chocolate goodies.

All those sweet treats, coupled with a nice long bank holiday means that whoops, the gym is calling once more.

This is what you have to do to burn off some of your favourite Easter treats:

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Easter egg: Approx 1200-1500 calories (including the choccie bars)

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To burn off your average Easter egg and the chocolate bars it comes with, you'd have to do approximately 153 minutes of skipping, or around 102 minutes of swimming. Or a ten mile run. Ouch. 


Creme egg: Approx 177 calories

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Not as soul-destroying as a big old Easter egg - to burn off a Creme Egg will only require 15 minutes of burpees.


Hot cross bun: 200 calories

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If you fancy a hot cross bun, you'll need to do about 25 minutes of solid running. And let's face it, you never just have one hot cross bun.


A bag of mini eggs: 445 calories

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If you scoff the whole pack, you'd need to get on down and do around 50 minutes of Zumba. 


2 Easter egg nest cakes: 350 calories

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You know the ones - those classic Weetabix/cornflake nests filled with mini eggs - they'll take you an actual HIIT class to get rid of the calories. 

This guilt-free guide to enjoying your easter treats will ensure that you don't indulge too much!

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