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      01-22-2018, 01:35 PM   #925
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Most of them have some sort of magnification device, to watch those in front of you though
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      01-22-2018, 06:08 PM   #927
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Home gym is back together, its warm enough to use it again so this will be the end of the Jan madness for me for a while.
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Home gym is back together, its warm enough to use it again so this will be the end of the Jan madness for me for a while.
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      01-22-2018, 07:42 PM   #929
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I don’t. I enjoy people watching...
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      01-22-2018, 07:44 PM   #930
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I don’t. I enjoy people watching...
Weirdo!

People annoy me. Fuck public gyms. Me want private gym. One day...one day.
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      01-22-2018, 08:00 PM   #931
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I don’t. I enjoy people watching...
Same here - I like the feel of the gym no matter how crowded. Always interesting people to look at.

Today some guy was doing incline bench with his shirt pulled up to his chest. Maybe he was showing his peacock feathers to the girls near him, but I am not sure. He was probably 18-20% body fat and "skinny", haha
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Same here - I like the feel of the gym no matter how crowded. Always interesting people to look at.

Today some guy was doing incline bench with his shirt pulled up to his chest. Maybe he was showing his peacock feathers to the girls near him, but I am not sure. He was probably 18-20% body fat and "skinny", haha
LOL I see that all the time...dudes get up off a bench and just casually pull their shirts up to their faces...hoping some chick's looking. Idiots!
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So just reporting back that the new gym I'm going to has yoga pants everywhere i was worried there wasn't going to be any eye candy but a bunch of old saggy booties everywhere
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It's pretty much routine now. Been lifting for 15 years. Didnt start until my early 30's but now it's part of my life style. Put on some good size but i hate dieting. Seems like I'm always bulking during Fall/Winter cutting during Spring /Summer. Always cruising down to Dayton for the Arnold Festival every March.

Decided to cancel our Family Membership to La Fitness today because i was trying to sign up my youngest and they said because 4 is the maximum limit for a family i would have to sign him up as a new member. So that's $29.99 per month. They require first/last month's payment along with a $25 iniation fee so they wanted $84.98 up front which I'm already paying $91 per month. So with just adding my son my monthly would be $121 per month. I told them they are effing crazy and to cancel my membership. They asked if they could waive the iniation fee and i told them I'll take my business elsewhere. So i ended up finding a brand new gym just 5 minutes down the road and it only cost $50 for the 5 of us each month. I'm saving just a little over half going to the new gym than La Fitness.

That sounds cheap to me! I pay $140 a month for just 2 people. But maybe we get a lot more service for the $$. Is LA Fitness fairly bare bones?
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That sounds cheap to me! I pay $140 a month for just 2 people. But maybe we get a lot more service for the $$. Is LA Fitness fairly bare bones?
At $70/month each, somebody better be doing the lifting for you.


First world problem . . .
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      01-23-2018, 01:44 PM   #937
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That sounds cheap to me! I pay $140 a month for just 2 people. But maybe we get a lot more service for the $$. Is LA Fitness fairly bare bones?
La Fitness is one of the big corporate gyms like 24 hr Fitness...not a mom and pops. Most of the new upcoming gyms are going with lower memberships to compete with the big corporate gyms. $140 for 2 people is expensive dude! So for the Platinum membership at my new gym gives you access to all the classes like Zumba, Spin, Crossfit and a variety of other classes. Tanning and a Kids Zone to watch your kids if you have any for $19.99 or if you're there just to use the free weights, machines and cardio equipment it's only $10
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It's been so got damn cold in the gym. After doing cardio I'm about to catch pneumonia in that bitch
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La Fitness is one of the big corporate gyms like 24 hr Fitness...not a mom and pops. Most of the new upcoming gyms are going with lower memberships to compete with the big corporate gyms. $140 for 2 people is expensive dude! So for the Platinum membership at my new gym gives you access to all the classes like Zumba, Spin, Crossfit and a variety of other classes. Tanning and a Kids Zone to watch your kids if you have any for $19.99 or if you're there just to use the free weights, machines and cardio equipment it's only $10
My gym has tons of free classes as well, but also some paid classes (most of the crossfit style classes). My gym does have free child care when you are using the gym so maybe they build that into the cost a bit and those of us without kids subsidize it.

My gym does provide just about every amenity I can think of (like razors)
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At $70/month each, somebody better be doing the lifting for you.


First world problem . . .
Oh no, it was $95 a month before I added my girl to my plan recently.

$140 seems like a steal to me. Crossfit gyms around me are typically $120+ per person per month.
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Oh no, it was $95 a month before I added my girl to my plan recently.

$140 seems like a steal to me. Crossfit gyms around me are typically $120+ per person per month.
Myself + son = $43/month. There is some sort of annual "assessment fee" on the order of $10-15 each. I'm going to grill them on that one once I see it, because no pins in machines, machines where the padding has been missing for weeks/months, still can't get in the pool because County Health dept. closed it down for being out of conformance on the water chemistry.

They just built this rather large enclosure in the middle of the floor, moving everything to make room. BUT, you must be escorted in there by a trainer, and most likely must pay said trainer.
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Oh no, it was $95 a month before I added my girl to my plan recently.

$140 seems like a steal to me. Crossfit gyms around me are typically $120+ per person per month.
Myself + son = $43/month. There is some sort of annual "assessment fee" on the order of $10-15 each. I'm going to grill them on that one once I see it, because no pins in machines, machines where the padding has been missing for weeks/months, still can't get in the pool because County Health dept. closed it down for being out of conformance on the water chemistry.

They just built this rather large enclosure in the middle of the floor, moving everything to make room. BUT, you must be escorted in there by a trainer, and most likely must pay said trainer.
Going from shithole countries to shithole gyms where you can catch malaria if you go swimming.
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Some dude in my gym does that. He only does that when he’s in his gym clothes. When he has his jacket and street clothes on, he walks normal. He’s not a small dude but carrying probably 20-25% body fat...

Spends his time chatting to anyone and everyone about football and anything and everything else, the entire time...also kind of reminds me of those dudes that are still living their high school glory.
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