How many calories do you burn with Abseiling?

Someone weiging 180 lbs burns approximately 394 kilocalories per hour with Abseiling. Fill in the form below and calculate how many calories you burn with Abseiling or use our Calorie Calculator for other activities.

Abseiling
Abseiling Calorie Calculator

Burned calories (KCAL)
with Abseiling

394


Abseiling is a controlled descent down a rock face using a rope and a friction device. It is a technique mostly used by rock climbers for returning to the base of a climb. With Abseiling (rappelling) you won't burn that many calories. You are mostly using the gravity to move down the rock. If you want to burn more calories, try the other way arround. Try Rock Climbing! In fact, with rock climbing you can burn anywhere from 500 to 900 calories per hour.

Calories burned with Outdoor Sports (weight: 180 lbs)

MET 15 min. 30 min. 45 min. 60 min.
Abseiling 4.6 99 197 296 394
Fishing 2.7 58 116 174 231
Inline Skating 7.4 159 317 476 634
Jogging 7 150 300 450 600
Rock climbing 8.8 189 377 566 754
Roller skating 5.8 124 249 373 497
Skateboarding 5.6 120 240 360 480
Ultimate Frisbee 5.3 114 227 341 454

How do we calculate the amount of calories burned with Abseiling?

This calculation uses the MET value (Metabolic Equivalent of Task) of Abseiling. The MET value of Abseiling = 4.6. We multiply the MET value with the person\'s body weight in kilogram. Then we multiply this with 0.0175 and the duration in minutes.

A person weighs: 180 lbs
MET value of Abseiling: 4.6
Time: 30 minutes
The calorie calculation for Abseiling for 30 minutes is as follows:

(180/2.20462) * 4.6 * 0.0175 * 30 minutes = 197

30 minutes of Abseiling burns 197 kcal.