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I Like to Go to the Gym

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    gym time! gotta keep going.

    ....10 lbs in 3 weeks
    laceysworld laceysworld 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 20

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    Baby Weight

    I love going to the gym and I couldn't wait to get back after having my baby. Only three more pounds to go before geting back to my prebaby weight. Not much gets rid of the daily stresses of life better than a good workout.
    2farofftrack 2farofftrack 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 24, 2013

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    I usually go to the gym around 8pm

    before work. It's my time to refocus and release the stresses of the day. I love it. I love sweating out negativity. The stress drips off my back and I smile at my success.
    guideme2truth guideme2truth 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 5, 2014

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    I work out for at least an hour almost every

    week day evening. Looking after yourself, apart from for health risks is vital. I have lots of friends and training partners where I go.
    Astrucbmt Astrucbmt 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 29

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    Just came out of the gym!

    Trying to shed the pounds gained from quitting smokes! It feels good not to get tired when working out cz my lungs are actually starting to tolerate it!
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 22

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    HandaGabriella HandaGabriella 13-15, F Sep 27, 2014

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    The people that go to my gym are ridiculous.

    So there are handicapped parking spaces, yet I see these young men with no handicapped sign parking in those spaces to go the gym. Are you freakin serious? You're going to the gym to work out, but you're to damn lazy to walk a little farther? Then I see some seniors or people...
    CutiePie199 CutiePie199 18-21, F 1 Response May 28, 2014

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    Yes I'm a girl who works out 😁😏 I just

    need some friends who'll work out with me
    onlyhailey onlyhailey 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 6, 2014

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    sitting through rest day is more painful

    than not eating that burger ????...
    NjJ7 NjJ7 18-21, M 2 Responses May 2

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    fun day at the gym! best day in a long while,

    felt really ontop if things today! =)
    JonnaLundquist JonnaLundquist 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 20, 2014

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    sharandacrews sharandacrews 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 8, 2014

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    it's nice at this point

    because the gym is practically empty ... I can sweat and pant and nobody bothers me....so nice
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 2 Responses May 27

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    first world problem #89: you workout

    until you are soaked to the bone, take a shower and come out still sweating
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 2

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    NjJ7 NjJ7 18-21, M May 10

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    2 hours work out, can't feel my legs

    and I still have a lot of walking to do today 💁
    lostCake lostCake 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 8

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    Oh it's so good to be back!

    After 6 weeks with a broken foot, I've been getting my workout routine back up the past three days... Rebuilding my cardio is priority #1. #2 is to rebuild my core workout to strengthen the abs and back. #3 is chest and shoulders because it makes me feel better to see...
    Others2468 Others2468 31-35, M Jul 17

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    How?

    I am in the gym quite a bit and have often wondered this. When people are on the stairmaster or eliptical, how can they read??? I have tried on a treadmill and can't do it. so with all that up and down I want to know how you guys do it? LOL, I have always wanted to know...
    soulrunher soulrunher 41-45, F 4 Responses Jul 1, 2013

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    I used to be soo scare of hard work

    before start working out but I love the feeling you get when you doing your last rep and i can pick up my arm or legs not more i love hard work now and keep dreaming big because one day ill make
    mildowsky mildowsky 18-21, M Feb 22

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    First you feel like you are dying

    but then you feel like reborn .
    antiflag477 antiflag477 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 26, 2014

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    Others2468 Others2468 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 15

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    I go three times a week

    and do various classes. I love being fit and find I have more energy and get less colds when I exercise often. I also eat carefully and look after myself.
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Oct 8, 2014

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    I feel like death warmed up

    after this evening's workout. Ugh. But it'll be worth it.
    talltexan11 talltexan11 26-30, M May 27

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    My Routine

    When I get to the gym I follow the same pattern of workouts Mondays) chest and arms Thursday) Core muscles (abs, obliques, etc.) Saturday)legs and more core Sunday) pure cardio It works for me but not all, I'm still in the process of achieving great results but improvements...
    loganlonge loganlonge 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 13, 2013

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    mimilsu mimilsu 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 20, 2014

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    so people tell me is hard to get muscles

    and get to 195lbs so I have put my self into a transformation of 16 weeks to get to 195 im in week 4 and I put 15 lbs soo is possible im 18lbs away from my goal
    mildowsky mildowsky 18-21, M Feb 21

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    Working out right now

    and chating :)
    HandaGabriella HandaGabriella 13-15, F Sep 28, 2014

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    I have a really busy schedule

    but I do fit in gym time to get a regular workout. I like classes, but the only one I do get to regularly is called spinning, it's a static bike set exercise programme. It can be pretty gruelling. I have time to also swim. Two or three times a week at the moment. And at the end...
    Rovigatti Rovigatti 18-21, F Feb 17

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    Finally.

    Its been a while since i did some exercise. Lately i had this feeling i should hit the gym but was too lazy to do and with all the smoking i was really feeling guilty for myself. So today at last i decided enough of thinking and went for some cardio exercise. Its time to take...
    darkknight3 darkknight3 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 8, 2012

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    Back into it now and really enjoy going daily.

    get in do some cardio and weight machines and get out..anywhere to at least an hour to sometimes two hours per day....feeling better and much stronger going to the gym again...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 46-50, M Dec 11, 2014

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    On my way to the gym.

    .. need to workout hard
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 30

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    Sometimes an ineffable sadness passes over me.

    Atho i enjoy the friendship we have I miss the intimacy of physical touch. The passion The desire The ...... craving. I miss telling you little things... That seem now to be trivial. Phone calls short. I wonder really, What Gyms don't tell you.
    SvveetKiester SvveetKiester 41-45, F 3 Responses May 14

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    It's Addictive

    So, I've never been one of those sporty, fit people, lol. I am a big girl. Now, my friend got a Black Card membership at Planet Fitness, and I started going. After a couple of weeks of going every day, I found myself looking forward to the workouts. It hasn't hurt my feelings any...
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 28, 2012

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    wannaloveyou wannaloveyou 13-15, F Jun 5, 2014

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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 person making sure you're working at full capacity. Also there is research to prove that people work harder at classes. Favourite classes are...
    albatrouz albatrouz 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    I like to work out but I hate other people

    around staring and being distracting. Just a good focus tough workout with me and the weights then I leave feeling good
    thedarkchocolate thedarkchocolate 26-30, M 2 Responses May 20, 2014

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    RickiChickie RickiChickie 51-55, F 7 Responses Apr 15, 2014

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    I used to hate going to the gym

    but now I find it ok although i'm probably not pushing myself enough. I hate the treadmill because it's so boring! I want to keep fit and I try to go to the gym as much as I can.
    LinkinParkMuse LinkinParkMuse 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    In London, I train everyday,

    in the gym for a minimum of four hours each day. Here, in Stavanger, I shall work out at the gym, with some of my friends here, or with my brothers when they arrive.
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F Dec 16, 2014

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    The gym has been the place I go to

    for the past few months to clear my head. To meet new people and maybe just maybe to flirt a little. I mean after awhile faces become familiar and they are there for the same reason I am. Well, just last weekend my hubby decided to join. And now all he wants to do is go with me...
    WastedShadedDaylight WastedShadedDaylight 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 11, 2014

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    The gyms my home ! It the one thing in my life

    that can lower my stress level no matter what ! I have been out of the gym for the past 4 months because of a vertebrae fracture that happen at work but my doctor cleared me to start heavy lifting next week . can't wait to get back to my 485 lbs squat , i wanna hit 500 lbs...
    Troy4692 Troy4692 22-25, M May 3

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    I go 3 times a week and I love it,

    the sweat, the heat, I feel accomplished lol
    Lovelyandcrazy Lovelyandcrazy 18-21, F Oct 5, 2014

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    when im at the gym i dont work toward building

    huge arms or legs or slimming down or getting ripped..all i care about is going all out and building a machine which possesses pure brute strength..thats why im told im outta my mind and thats right..if i used my mind when i train im gonna give up when im tired but when i use...
    NjJ7 NjJ7 18-21, M May 8

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    Just came from the gym.

    Ran 1.50 miles at 4 mph. Feeling good after one day off the gym.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 24

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    I started going to the gym recently.

    I feel stronger and healthier, and it makes me feel better overall.
    Christopher789 Christopher789 22-25, M Feb 22

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    WizzlexBizzle WizzlexBizzle 16-17, M Dec 21, 2014

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    Had a good time at the gym today was cardio

    and tomorrow is leg day yea gotta keep this up :)
    ImTheQueenFYM ImTheQueenFYM 16-17, F 1 Response May 6

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    Getting back in my groove :)

    and i am sore as **** lol
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