Yanks beat Brits at Wii Sports - official!

New research suggests that when it comes to frantic wrist-waggling, Americans are in a league of their own.

The American Council on Exercise (ACE) has just revealed the number of calories burned by a team of students playing virtual sports on Nintendo's Will console: digital bowling burns 3.9 calories (strictly, 'nutritional kilocalories') a minute, tennis expends 5.3 calories, while boxing KO's the opposition with a mighty 7.2 calories burned every 60 seconds.

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avacadosnorkel3713d ago

sex burns more playing the Wii is a waste of time.

Bob Dole3713d ago

You could hypothetically play and f(_)ck at the same time if you wanted to.

chasuk083713d ago

It because americans have more fat to burn so they obviously burn more calories. Also i dont really call this beating, as they burn more calories. I thought i was going to read the article and see a massive wii sports tournament, but the title is badly named.

WelshGunner3713d ago (Edited 3713d ago )

Wow americans are still fat though

Vip3r3713d ago

Maybe the yanks have more calories to burn?

Siqness3713d ago

they burn more calories because they have more calories to burn thn brits