(Closed) Who likes to work out?

posted 9 years ago in Fitness
Post # 3
458 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

I do!  I like to run, although I have to do it on a treadmill because I had knee surgery and it hurts to run on rough surfaces.  But I usually go to the gym about 4 days a week, run for 45 minutes and then work out another part of the body for 30.  It’s really energizing and I feel great!  I’ll do P90X on days I don’t go to the gym.

Post # 4
4466 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

I do :o)  I’m training for a half-marathon right now and with every mile I get closer to my goal, it’s so exciting!  It makes me feel accomplished, healthy, and confident.  That sounds sort of lame, but it’s true :o)

Post # 6
349 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2009

I do like working out, but I also have a tough time motivating myself sometimes. Once I’m doing, I feel I could keep going for two hours. But getting out for that run or getting my butt to the gym is often another story 🙂  I usually try to think about how great it makes me feel, and I find the more often I go, the more I actually want to go.

Post # 7
389 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: July 2010

i LOVE working out…ive been told that i turn into a mean Biatch if i dont get my endorphin fix from working out, and its true!!! lol.  my newest fascination has been runnning 5k’s on the treadmill for the past few weeks, trying to shave seconds off my time with each run!

Post # 8
159 posts
Blushing bee

i do once it is over.  but getting started is the hardest thing!

Post # 9
14186 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2009

I love working out! But once I take a few days/week off, it’s SO HARD to go back. I really make a habit of it, and the adrenaline/feeling becomes addicting.

I’m going back today….first day (not counting a few elliptical workouts while on business travel for lack of things to do) back at my own gym. 

If you don’t take a break in the first place, you’re good!

I read a tip in a magazine and it always helps: MAKE yourself go. Tell yourself that by the time you get there, if you want to come home, come home. But 99% of the time you’ll stay b/c you’re there already. 

Sometimes i cut my work out short b/c I don’t feel like being there, but more often than not, once I start, I’m good to go!

Also, I sleep better when i work out. No working out lately=lots of getting up in the middle of hte night. 

Post # 11
521 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: December 1969

hahahah…I laughed when i saw this.


I do not like to work-out. I need one of y’all around to push me to actually do it…it’s like torture 🙁

Post # 12
359 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2009

I’m a cyclist returning from an accident. I LOVE to work out…most days. I do a lot of strength training, and running to compliment my cycling. I scheudle 6x per week workouts, knowing that life usually gets in the way for one or two every week.

And cycling is cheaper than therapy.

Post # 13
5154 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: June 2010

I love to work out 🙂

Sometimes I hate going to the gym but once I am there…it is such a destresser and gets me pumped up! 

Post # 15
1149 posts
Bumble bee

I’m curious to know what times of day those of you who get energized by it, work out.  I ask because I do like going to the gym (like someone else said it’s hard getting started but once I’m there and after I’m done I’m VERY happy – but I’m also VERY TIRED.  It could be because I’m usually at the gym for at least 90 minutes (1 hour working out, then shower, etc.) after working a long day. 

Are you going in the morning?

I asked my trainer about it, he says I might not be eating enough carbs (I try not to eat any after lunch, and I almost always succeed).  Even on nights I do have carbs for dinner, I’m still just exhausted afterward. 

Post # 16
1149 posts
Bumble bee

@jaydee1125, I would be happy to donate 20-25lbs to you!  

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