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I Joined a Gym

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    Well I Finally Did It!!

    Last Thursday while i was in town i went into the ladies only gym to enquire about membership and ended up joining there and then, it's something I've been wanting to do for a long time but always made an excuse not to, usually money, but i guess i also felt kind of...
    phoenixdragon88 phoenixdragon88 31-35, F Feb 24, 2010

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    I Joined a Gym Today!!!!

    Ok i joined the gym yesterday!But today was my first day to work out!I have to say i work out for over an hour and i feel preety dam good i have to say!My legs are kind of shaking and sore!But it actually feels good in away!felt good to get out of the house and to be able to meet...
    wildjeep wildjeep 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 5, 2008

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    I am thinking of joining a gym very soon How

    much do they usually charge
    andrewj2014 andrewj2014 18-21, M Sep 9, 2014

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    Just awesome! I can connect my iPod with the

    NIKE+ iPod stuff on those machines in gym
    EstherGLee EstherGLee 18-21, F May 13, 2014

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    Today I joined a gym I'm really excited anyone

    want to be a workout buddy? I weigh 185 I wanna get to 130!
    littlemermaid0728 littlemermaid0728 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2013

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    Finally

     tomoro i am finally going to join a gym, i want to lose weight of my thighs and tummy before i go on holiday in 5 weeks. im joining the same gym as my parents so hopefully that will make me go more often cos who wants their parents to be fitter than them?! im a little bit...
    1someonehelpme1 1someonehelpme1 13-15 Aug 22, 2009

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    Signed Up Online

    What has the world come to when you can join a gym online. LOL I didn't make it over this weekend to get set up with a temp pass until mine comes in mail but will be stopping by on my way home from work.  There was a good deal on registration and I've been wanting to join...
    shuttermagic shuttermagic 31-35, F Feb 24, 2008

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    When ever I go, I get nervous from all the

    people, am I the only one?
    TheUnknownFigure TheUnknownFigure 13-15, F 2 Responses May 17, 2014

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    Just got my first gym membership today!

    So excited to get in shape
    Glo59 Glo59 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 17, 2014

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    But I Never Go...

    I joined a great gym. I thought that if it had all the right features, I'd love going there. So this gym is awesome. It's close to my house, has tons of ritzy features...but I still don't go. Darn it! How do I trick/bribe/cajole myself into exercising?
    ohsovery ohsovery 26-30, F Apr 15, 2008

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    I'm Trying To Better My Life! I Think.....

    SO I joined a gym a few weeks ago. I'd been thinking about it for what seems like forever but ,being the worlds' greatest procrastinator , thinking is about all i'd done about it. It seemed only natural that this supposed 'health kick' included the end of my twelve year...
    smokingkills smokingkills 26-30, F Oct 19, 2009

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    Lol finally ended it well sort of

    but ya starting to like it but only with my bestie wtf I look weird asf here
    NOEDABOSS23 NOEDABOSS23 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 15

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    Joined LA Fitness last week,

    glad to be working out again. If anyone has any tips regarding a workout regimen I would appreciate them, as it is I'm just winging it haha but as it's my first week I'm taking it slow so I don't hurt myself just starting out
    jbar291 jbar291 18-21, M May 1, 2014

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    Related Experiences

    I joined the gym in October and have never been happier about a decision! Since joining I've felt like I've found my personal safe haven, where I can think about everything, or...
    YellowBanana030 YellowBanana030 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 6

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    Two and a half years ago a gym opened up in my hometown. I looked at myself in the mirror and I was genuinely concerned about my health. I joined the gym and I pushed myself to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 a week ago

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    An untimely sneeze! When we got into the fifth form at school we thought we were getting a bit above the rules. Hence we did things like sneaking into the sneaking into the...
    Jilly53 Jilly53 61-65, F 4 Responses Jan 2

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    I have been using the gym while I have been at home in Norway, but not with my usual intensity, so now I'm back in London, I'll be returning to my training programme and working...
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 5

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    I love gym classes. I find being micro-managed while I work out very motivating. It's funny because in my life and job I hate being micro managed. There is something about another...
    albatrouz albatrouz 26-30, F Jan 11

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    I love gymnastics and I think I'm really really good at it. I have been in gymnastics for 1 year and 1/2. It's awesome to be a gymnast and compete!
    Morgee3304 Morgee3304 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    so I went to the gym at my normal time (run Wednesdays) to detress...these two "gym bunnies" were there not really wearing appropriate workout attire and hanging on my machine...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 15

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    Gym selfie. Feel like I may pass out. Exercise is the only thing that helps fight my depression.
    Brokenheartblacksoul Brokenheartblacksoul 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    This summer I discovered working out at a gym and loved it! I would go like two with my friend and I miss that.
    BlueBrea BlueBrea 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    I'm going to the gym today doing some more weights on my arms my legs shoulders you name it. Most of it will be on machines rather than free weights but that doesn't matter if you...
    JonnyBurrows10 JonnyBurrows10 18-21, M Jan 14

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    gym time! gotta keep going.....10 lbs in 3 weeks
    laceysworld laceysworld 16-17, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I have been going to the gym for 7 years straight today 5 to 6 days a week.
    calebZ2626 calebZ2626 26-30, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Wasnt delibrate this time, really! :P i forgot to pack it cuz its Monday an i was hassled :/ SO wen P.E. came i sed i forgot it an i was told i'd have to have detention so i sed...
    XXmelanieeXX XXmelanieeXX 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Was just checking my profile for no particular reason, and noticed I joined EP on Jan 12 2014. Doesn't really mean anything, haha, just thought I would mention it!
    suzieb1971 suzieb1971 41-45, F Jan 12

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    It isn't my only resolution but the first I acted on. my goal is to lose 20 pounds by my bday do I can by new clothes.
    saveforchristmas saveforchristmas 41-45, F Jan 17

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    Did chest and back, was about to pass out, shaking at the end, but a good workout, now i'll rest then do running/cardio, was happy it was snowing out, i just walked outside in a t...
    miketolike miketolike 18-21, M Jan 3

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    There is NOTHING better than being gay and chilled in the locker room with a bunch of hot naked babes after a good workout :D
    internallybroken internallybroken 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 3

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    Tomorrow morning I'm going to start working out again, I slacked off since the fall started... Can't wait to go and get healthy and feel productive.
    txblank91 txblank91 22-25, F Jan 6

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    It has never appealed to me at all. Why pay over the odds when there is so much space outside to be used for free!!?
    Supastition Supastition 22-25, M Jan 6

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    Pretty much any fail video. these are the best videos ever haha
    NewShoes12 NewShoes12 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 9

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    I wanna lose 6 kg... tired now
    gau22 gau22 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 10

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    I did cardio for 30 minutes.... feeling good
    gau22 gau22 22-25, M Jan 10

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    It really easies my head, stress I mean. Endorphines are great!
    MipetKari MipetKari 46-50, M Jan 11

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    start of my new years resolution lol. I really need to go as you can see by my pics I'm fat so i was quite proud of myself. Bloomin knackering though ahha and i was barely there...
    surfdas surfdas 22-25, M Jan 11

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    I love working out I do a lot of cardio no can do a 45min row 30min run on a treadmill. Then I do a lot of weights to try and get leaner to. I went last night and it was busy and...
    JonnyBurrows10 JonnyBurrows10 18-21, M Jan 14

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    Just got in an early morning workout after a long night at work. Shower, then laying down to relax!!
    Nousername215 Nousername215 22-25, M Jan 15

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    2 hours boot camp and lots of things I had not done in a while! Now... Sore from head to toe and the weekend just started!!! Will have to hold off on the party side and relax with...
    Letsrockit Letsrockit 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 17

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    So tired but must go
    terraterro terraterro 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 18

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    Feeling awesome haha :) i am going tomorrow
    basel22 basel22 18-21, M a week ago

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    I go regularly now and it feels good to workout. How about you ?
    ES0909 ES0909 18-21, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm kinda scared because I'm competing with a whole different team. So I hope I show them what I can do and I get really high scores like a 10.00 or something.
    Morgee3304 Morgee3304 13-15, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Yes! Motivation to get my a$$ in gear and have the body I've always dreamed of!
    C0untrySweetie C0untrySweetie 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Im tired but im keep pushing myself, there is more in me then i usually am
    EnigmaticCasper EnigmaticCasper 18-21, M 3 days ago

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