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I Love the Gym

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    Ok.. Today is the second day of my gym regime

    and we're still snowed in, yet I am more than motivated to stick to my plans; especially considering that I have one person in my ear telling me "fat is where it's at" and then I have another person in my other ear saying "you never finish anything you start!" Well... I'll just...
    iDyAlx iDyAlx 41-45, F Feb 13, 2014

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    I began lifting about 2 years ago.

    At first it was hard and I found many reasons not to be consistent! About seven months ago something changed!!! I hired a nutritionist and got serious with my diet/lifting. Since August I've put on 40lbs. I can't get enough!! I just want to get huge! I love it!
    Imageobsessed Imageobsessed 26-30, M Mar 23, 2014

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    Another day at the Gym

    and i feel bigger each time :o
    EBestest EBestest 22-25, M Oct 2, 2014

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    So there's a few things I

    both priorities and love doing. Going to the gym, play poker, travelling and money!
    luckyleffe luckyleffe 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 5, 2014

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    Ah I've been waiting

    for Saturday for a few days now.. I stopped going to the gym a few months ago, I fractured my ribs at work. After a while..I re-fractured them at work again -_- But I'm ok now, and this is my first week in soo many months. I just started this Monday. I went Monday - Friday. I...
    Joey310 Joey310 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 4, 2014

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    So today was chest day

    and we added aBbs and cardio to it .... After the massive work out from yesterday, It hurts to breath my abdomen is so sore! Looking forward to back day tomorrow.
    fitness20 fitness20 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 4, 2014

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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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    And so... Be it as it may.

    The day I decide to kick start my day with a 6 moths, no holds bar, gym regime; we get snowed in. But that won't stop me from doing calisthenics around the house, now will it? First stop... The kitchen! Time to load up: Aloe, Ginger, Lemon Water, Wheat Grass Shot, Strawberry...
    iDyAlx iDyAlx 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 12, 2014

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    guys seriously stop hitting on girls in the gym!

    im there to workout not to hookup! its annoying so stop it!
    JonnaLundquist JonnaLundquist 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 11, 2014

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    Lately i haven't been going,

    its not like i dislike working out. Its just that all of my motivation gets destroyed on the way to the gym. The drive to the gym is whats keeping me from going. .-.
    LittleDalek LittleDalek 16-17, M Oct 21, 2014

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    The gym is the only thing

    that keeps me going plus I eat entirely too much not to go. I love feeling the pump and I love being sore the next day.
    grimesfoster grimesfoster 18-21, F Apr 10, 2014

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    in the stressing life routine i've found

    that the only thing that relieves me from pain is gym . just go all release all your anger plus you get a hot muscular body :)
    iWantToHugYou iWantToHugYou 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 16, 2014

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    "Pain is weakness leaving the body" try telling

    my calf muscles that. Haha. Love it though! Some orange chocolate chip ice cream would be so good right now. Please someone talk me out of it
    SassySam77 SassySam77 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 10, 2014

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    I m a fitness lover, i like ripped muscular

    bodies n i m almost there myself. I like my muscles pumped.
    harryprince harryprince 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 27, 2014

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    Oh La La

    5 days a week. the best release for all that aggression. wouldnt have it any other way.
    gypsysoul gypsysoul 22-25, F Aug 15, 2008

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    About to hit the gym

    for a few hours. ♡
    dreammassive dreammassive 18-21, F Jul 28, 2014

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    HEADING TO THE GYM! Now watch how I will try to

    pick up a weight then break myself lmao😂😂IMMA POP IT DURING ZUMBA!!!!
    MyaA13 MyaA13 13-15, F Mar 24, 2014

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    Shut Up And Squat

    the weightroom. i love it, the squat rack doesnt care how you feel about yourself, or if you've had a bad day, or if your boss is a total ****. no whinging no whining, just shut up and squat!!!!!!
    trev23 trev23 22-25, M Oct 24, 2011

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    Sell yourself short on nutrition

    and you're selling yourself short on maximizing your physique. I have to admit that I am very fortunate to have the genetics to acquire my goals in the gym, but don't get it twisted: "It's not a trick. It's not a scheme. It's a design!" It's not enough [for me] to, merely, eat...
    iDyAlx iDyAlx 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 26, 2014

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    I Just Began 15 New Groups @ The Theme, "I Love ............ So Much, I ............" - Inc Gym

    I Just Began 15 New Groups @ The Theme, "I Love ............ So Much, I ............" - Inc Gym By: Me Written on August 17th, 2012 I Just Began 15 New Groups @ the theme, "I Love ............ So Much, I ............" Hit my name or icon Scroll down profile, scanning left hand...
    ShyButCreativeSexyGuy ShyButCreativeSexyGuy 46-50, M Aug 17, 2012

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    I Love Working Out.

    Recently rejoined the gym and exercise feels so good!  The pull on my muscles when I do the weight machines.  Working up a healthy sweat when I do cardio. Knowing that I am doing something good for my body.  It empowers me and I forget about all of my problems when...
    dartist dartist 56-60, F 3 Responses Jul 12, 2009

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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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    My Second Home :d:d:d

    i never ever miss a day without goin to the gym where i love to spend time to myself and workout like crazy. ive only joined the gym a little over a week ago and im loving it to bits its an escape from home life and tension so i workout my tension in the gym  i use the bike...
    ccdo ccdo 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 23, 2010

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    The gym is a great place

    where you can let everything out. It's a place where you can blow off steam and plus benefit yourself physically which is why I love it so much. I go every day but the days I love the most are when I'm feeling so angry or built up with emotion and I can just blow it off
    plainjane02 plainjane02 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23, 2014

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    I love the gym! It gives me sanctuary!

    Use the gym, track, or open road as a sanctuary to get away from everything. Don’t let negative emotion control you. Harness it and release it as positive energy in your sanctuary.
    aries3296 aries3296 46-50, F 4 Responses Apr 28, 2014

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    I can't wait for the sun to rise

    so that I can go to the gym!! She's addicted...
    iDyAlx iDyAlx 41-45, F Feb 13, 2014

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    When I started working night shifts I wasn't

    able to follow mma lessons anymore so I started fitness 5 times a week. Within a month I had grown so much that people who hadn't seen me for a whyle asked if I was on steroids. I loved it. I started studying again in February and moved, and now I really don't feel like fitness...
    bosslim bosslim 18-21, M Apr 10, 2014

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    i dont like the process of working out,

    training till your body hurts. I dont like lifting heavy weights that really take a toll on me. I dont like the pain that follows. I still like the gym. I like it for the sense of accomplishment that i get from training for a couple of hours. i like looking at my progress in the...
    lovebeingcreative lovebeingcreative 22-25, M Jun 21, 2014

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    I use to never go to the gym.

    But I have started this year, and I got to say, I really love it. It feels wonderful once you're done, and that sore feeling you get the next day, I LOVE IT (could be I'm a masochist, lol). :D
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 9, 2014

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    I love to get off work

    and get a good workout in after And it helps me to get out all the stress out for a while !!
    girliegirl04 girliegirl04 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    Recently Rejoined And Feeling Fantastic

    I'd intended to postpone acquiring a membership to the local community gym until I had procured a job, but that's taking a while. (And from the official unemployment statistics for my agegroup in this area, I expect it to take a lot longer to get even a min.wage job ... military...
    TeaByCandlelight TeaByCandlelight 22-25, F Jul 29, 2013

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    Obsessed

    I love going to the gym, besides all the hot guys, I love getting a great workout in. Especially lifting some weights (on the machine) and some thigh exercises feel great before i spend the rest of the time on the elipticle. Normally i run home, but everyone thinks im gonna be...
    italianbabe148 italianbabe148 16-17, F Apr 15, 2012

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    Tomorrow when I wake up I'm gonna eat breakfast

    and then head to the gym! I'm gonna crush it! I feel like **** when I take a day off!
    Imageobsessed Imageobsessed 26-30, M Apr 10, 2014

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    Went to the gym last week n u would think it's

    a place to just workout n be fit. All work n no play..But the things that happen every time I go there! Omg!! This guy who was like really big was running on the treadmill when he slipped n fell on his side!! He wasn't hurt but I stopped running n quickly rushed to the toilet...
    Wonderstruck28 Wonderstruck28 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 14, 2014

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    Well hello dear readers.. I wanted to share my stories and experience because I think that every experience is worth sharing.. It all started in August when I was hooking up with...
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    This will be in many parts, as to get to this part of my life, many this have happen to me to realise who I am. I was born a boy, then when I had my first memories, I started to...
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    I love to spend time at the gym. It is the best stress relief I have and it really becomes addicting. If I don’t make it to the gym at least 3 times a week I go nuts. Plus I...
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    I was locking up the school I work at part time and heard some noise in the gym. I walked quickly to witness a few young guys coming into a locked gym. They said they wanted to...
    beachfoot12 beachfoot12 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 14

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    I was 25 years old working out at gym. and it was around noon when this big girl came in 18 years old. wearing these very baggy sweats so you could not see what her body looked...
    jon2403 jon2403 56-60, M 1 Response Jan 12

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    So I went to the gym with both my gym coach and football coach. We were spotting each other while lifting. We were at the gym late where no one was really there. So when we were...
    GayJohn98 GayJohn98 18-21, M Jan 12

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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 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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    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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    So this morning I woke up early again, at times I won't sleep to go for days till i get sooo tired then I sleep normal again, I just have to make it tell that happens, but I...
    jennymomof3 jennymomof3 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    I have done cross fit,and power yoga and gym,and love swimming and all water activities ,and have a love for adventure sports,did took up salsa once ,did boxing for a while,played...