My collegiate coach from FVSU retired this year. I missed Coach Bartley’s retirement banquet a few weekends ago because I was working.
While I was up late that night at the pharmacy, I got some text messages from my former roommate/teammate that made my night.
ONE TIME FOR THOSE ARMS OF 20 Y/O COLLEGIATE ATHLETE JOI !
Maria #5, sen’t me the pictures! She was my roommate in the dorm. Tootie, #34 was my roommate on the road! I love them both! Continue reading
I am a member of a gym and I love it! However, I am pro-choice when it comes to your health care and fitness goals. I am familiar with both avenues of gym membership and rocking it out on your own. I thoroughly enjoyed all seasons of my life with regard to fitness. Here I will give what I have found to be most beneficial to me and other members currently rolling with #teamGym.
It’s too hard!
I can’t keep up!
It’s an intimidating environment!
Do these descriptions of a group fitness class sound like something you’ve heard from others or that you’ve verbalized? These are common reasons why people tell me they’ve never tried a class before. Group fitness is second nature to me and it’s my absolute favorite form of exercise.
People who take group fitness regularly may take advantage of the comfort they find in attending classes week to week. For some people, it is an ordeal that requires massive mental preparation sometimes resulting in complete let downs after attempting a class.
When I started this blog, I just started talking about Group fitness, because…well, I just love it. It occurred to me while reading through your comments and browsing the interwebs, that a little orientation to group fitness might be welcomed and appreciated to readers as it is one of the most common forms of exercising for weight loss.
I LA LA LA LA LOVE my gym boos to the point I get aggravated when they go on vacation or something. These are a couple of my girls!
What does a Fitness Buddy Do?
They hold you accountable for attendance to your SCHEDULED f-IT-ness time at the gym, track, neighborhood trail, or whatever activity you engage in together.
They motivate you to finish your workout.
They are a much needed, often neglected regular girl time guarantee with the before, during, and after yapping.