I Need to Exercise More

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    Does running away from my problems count

    as cardio? If not, than I don't exercise at all.
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Aug 9, 2015

    How are you all feeling?

    I've been working out for the last five days and I've been feeling great. Who's going to work out with me today as well?
    sharestry sharestry
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Aug 17, 2015

    Life is quite good at this moment in time - my

    figure is slowly getting there.
    chlfir chlfir
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Jan 16, 2016

    But exercise is boring

    when you don't have a partner
    deleted deleted
    7 Responses Feb 5, 2016

    now if only I could get my mind

    and body to agree on this fact...
    midnitephoenix midnitephoenix
    31-35, F
    Nov 5, 2015
    tifahau tifahau
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 17, 2015
    Demonizer Demonizer
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Oct 15, 2015

    My gym days are LONG gone; they're running over

    a grassy hill that's bellowing underneath a sweaty sun. I used to love exercising, walking out from the gym tired and sore but feeling great about myself. The first time you work out is the reason you go back, you feel so good about yourself and your body and that burn in your...
    bruhbruhbeans bruhbruhbeans
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 17, 2016

    Who wants to work out every single day with me?

    Let's lose weight for good and live a healthy lifestyle! :)
    sharestry sharestry
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Aug 12, 2015

    Yay, I biked 28 miles yesterday

    which is good for me. And I'm up to 100 real sit ups instead of the sissy sit ups I usually do.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Dec 14, 2015

    I wish I could look like I did ten years ago; I

    remember being confident, feeling healthy, and being happier. I wish my husband could have a girl with a beautiful body, and shouldn't I be that girl? I feel like I've failed him; he says he doesn't mind, he says I'm still beautiful but his actions don't reflect it. Should I be...
    deleted deleted
    9 Responses Jan 29, 2016
    Blablabla121212 Blablabla121212
    26-30, M
    4 Responses Sep 29, 2015

    I cannot express enough how much 20 mins of

    physical activity a day improves my mood. I can't wait till I make it routine. I need to stay accountable to myself and remember everyday that gets skipped is a day I get a little bit grumpier and further from my goals.
    AmusedBunny AmusedBunny
    4 Responses Feb 3, 2016

    After a long break from the gym,

    I've decided to start working out again. I've gotten so unfit that I almost feel like giving up but I'll work my way back to where I was before.
    BrownSugarBabe BrownSugarBabe
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 24, 2015
    wanderlustmoongypsy wanderlustmoongypsy
    26-30, F
    9 Responses Dec 28, 2015


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    FriendlyPoet FriendlyPoet
    22-25, F
    Dec 20, 2015

    Just finished working out

    for the first time in over a month. Felt so damn good. I was all sweaty. 32 minutes of straight cardio. I need to make myself get motivated to exercise at least 3x a week.
    BrokeAssBxtch BrokeAssBxtch
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Sep 23, 2015

    Can you sayyyyy gym ready lol :p now

    if only I had motivation haha I love green and purple together :) yay for being weird
    CallMePonyTail CallMePonyTail
    16-17, F
    Feb 4, 2016
    deleted deleted
    Feb 5, 2016

    *attempts to grab Doritos without standing

    while sitting in front of the computer instead of exercising*
    SweeterThanToblerone SweeterThanToblerone
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jan 8, 2015

    Found an app call 'SWORKIT' .

    I did my first work out tonight and it's very intense but it's good. I like it so far.
    gilbertk96 gilbertk96
    18-21, F
    Apr 21, 2016

    I'm about to workout this morning.

    I haven't been going like I had in the past. I became really depressed after breaking up with my boyfriend. We have remained friends but it's not the same. I wish I would have waited it out instead of ending things abruptly. Now I'm feeling ok again and I want to look and feel...
    xonikkixoxx xonikkixoxx
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Oct 7, 2015

    I hate weighing over 200lbs

    even though I don't look it. It's depressing. Yet I can't bring myself to truly exercise. Lifting weights makes my arms get bigger. Like ****! I am so uncomfortable I do everything to hide the bulges but the constant reminder that I'm not the weight I want to be is eating me...
    freeourmind freeourmind
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Feb 29, 2016

    Think it's time to change a bit

    and that's going to start from me losing some weight, #goodluckme
    saniboo saniboo
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Dec 20, 2015

    I did 60 situps and 60 leg lifts last night.

    My legs were so sore aftewards, I could barely walk, lol. But I increase the amount by 10 each day. I am curious to see how many I will be able to do per day. Need to work on my upper body as well.
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Feb 14, 2016
    Wedgie0101 Wedgie0101
    16-17, F
    7 Responses Jan 23, 2016

    Last month I averaged 6131 steps per day

    or 2.63 miles. So far in April the average has been over 7500 so far as I gradually build up to 10000 steps then begin the couch to 5K on or about May 1st. That would put me on target to run a nude 5K on July 9th.
    nuwalker nuwalker
    66-70, M
    Apr 8, 2016

    In the last 3 months I've shed 10kilos.

    I did it by hitting the road and running five kilometers at least 3 times a week. Recently I joined the gym and I have now changed my exercise routine to 70minute cardio sessions 5 times a week complimented by a 10km run 2 times a week. I've changed my diet too. No more soda or...
    laughingtiger laughingtiger
    26-30, F
    8 Responses Sep 8, 2015

    I seem to of got very lazy lately.

    i will stop work to have a coffee and spend 2 hours watching tv.every night i think i will do more tomorrow,but it never happens.maybe i need excercise and get fitter
    mattsfork mattsfork
    46-50, M
    Mar 18, 2016

    Hey so I'm 12 and I weigh like 115 pounds my

    family calls me fat and well I call me fat. I have no motivation to exercise or basically anything but Netflix. Anyway I need someone to be like my exercise buddy. I want to feel fit and healthy. I just need someone who will help me reach my goal and hoping that they will ready...
    fruti fruti
    13-15, F
    5 Responses Dec 18, 2015

    my pain resistance and flexibility of body has

    dropped to low these days... need to exercise more... in the past few months my work schedule is pathetic, I'm not able to find proper time for strengthening my self... but one good thing was, with some jogging sessions with my pet, I've shed about 4kg weight, another 5kg...
    guy2connect guy2connect
    31-35, M
    Dec 15, 2015

    I am going to start training to run a 5K in

    July. I've been out of shape for too long!
    aspruill aspruill
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Apr 2, 2016

    Sometimes I exercise to stay healthy,

    stay slim, but then there r times when I just need a long walk to clear my mind.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Oct 15, 2015

    I walked 5 miles today,

    yep I'm good until 2017 lol
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Aug 15, 2015

    I found this app called CharityMiles.

    Every mile you run or walk earns 25 cents to one of the many charities listed. Every mile you bike is 10 cents. I haven't used it yet but it looks like a good way to exercise and help people at the same time.
    tiki18 tiki18
    16-17, F
    Jan 2, 2015

    I don't think more than normal exercise is what

    I need. I have a huge bed where I do all my stomach, arms, and chest routines. And a fitness flyer machine for the rest of it. But the one part of the body most of us never exercise is the face and neck. I found that if you do the results are far better than an expensive...
    livingwell livingwell
    51-55, F
    1 Response Feb 28, 2016
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Jul 23, 2015

    Every time someone <3s this ill do a sir up

    comment I'll do five thanks for helping me
    masterslilgirl masterslilgirl
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 14, 2015

    My family makes fun of me all the time

    for doing yoga but it's like I just wanna be healthier y'all can F off
    okjackie okjackie
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Aug 8, 2014

    Gonna get in better shape,

    but this is my body at the moment. I want to tone up though, cause tbh I'm a little jiggly. And I want to feel better about myself & know that my body is happy and healthy. Which also means I need to stop eating rubbish! Gonna have a 'nap' until 5. Off to the gym at 6 to do...
    xItsChelsx xItsChelsx
    18-21, F
    17 Responses Jul 22, 2015

    I've just started after years of not bothering.

    The pizza binging has finally caught up and so it's time to get running. As a smoker this is proving quite painful!
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Mar 14, 2016

    I know that if I started working out daily

    even if it's for 10 mins I would feel better. But I don't :/ even though I know 100% it would make me feel better. Self sabotage?
    OJhickley21 OJhickley21
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Feb 2, 2016

    Oh I hate exercising in the cold weather.

    I'm temped to just lie in bed and read a book. I've noticed a lot of the New Years resolution exerciser's have quit already. I'm gonna do it though it's something I need, like air.
    deleted deleted
    Jan 25, 2016

    Young and lazy, that's me!

    At least when it comes to exercising.. Maybe next weekend, eh?
    143irama 143irama
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 6, 2016

    So you feel bad, about YOURSELF,

    because of something YOU DID NOT DO. Girl, you need to think that over again. Others may make you feel bad, BUT ABOUT THEM, NOT YOURSELF. No one likes to be mistreated, god knows i've been bullied a lot thru elementary and high school, and it made me feel bad almost every time...
    alexanaarg alexanaarg
    41-45, M
    Dec 28, 2015

    Seriously. Everytime I try,

    I'll keep my workouts consistent for like, a week at most, then I'll stop. I NEED A PERSONAL TRAINER UGH
    Anonymous3825 Anonymous3825
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Feb 15, 2015

    I really do need to. This week I've got back

    on my exercise bike doing 30 minutes a day which I can go 16km.
    RT19 RT19
    26-30, M
    1 Response Mar 8, 2016

    And diet, or at least better choices

    and some portion control! I have started a walking program and despite my age plan on the Couch to 5K program. The reason will be revealed in my bucketlist!
    nuwalker nuwalker
    66-70, M
    1 Response Mar 31, 2016

    Greetings fellow bacon loving earthlings such

    as I. Quick update: after only managing to complete a miserable 16 mins yesterday, managed to do the full 27:55 of the 30 day Shred Challenge level 1 today. Yay .....woot woot :-) I feel like dying but I'm sure I'll live. http://youtu.be/1Pc-NizMgg8
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Apr 14, 2015
    liliana48 liliana48
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 12, 2015

    for every heart i get ill do 5 sit-ups

    and for every comment ill do 10
    raptordelta raptordelta
    18-21, M
    20 Responses Nov 13, 2015

    Need A Better Place

    I hate going to curves or other women's clubs. I am bi but when I'm working out I'd rather be around men. When I was a little girl my daddy would take me to the Y with him, but now that I'm older they wont let me work out there. It is where I learned to swim and so much more...
    carrielynch carrielynch
    46-50, F
    14 Responses Apr 23, 2013
    Wedgie0101 Wedgie0101
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Feb 1, 2016

    Today I exercised after months of not

    exercising. I did 16 minutes of Yoga with the Wii. Not much, but it's a start.
    JoannaBe JoannaBe
    41-45, F
    12 Responses Nov 3, 2015

    I guess this will be the final update on my

    progress. It seems that walking the beaches wearing a thong has been liberating and given me more incentive. The weekly average has jumped to 8700 steps or almost 3.5 miles. Nude 5K is looking good at this point!
    nuwalker nuwalker
    66-70, M
    Apr 15, 2016
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