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  • I want to be a bodybuilder

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  • Build muscle

    71 38.59%
  • Keep fit and healthy

    15 8.15%
  • Increase my sex appeal

    25 13.59%
  • Tone up and look better

    17 9.24%
  • Increase my performance in my sport

    15 8.15%
  • Because my friends do

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  • Lose weight / body fat

    23 12.50%
  • None of these reasons

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    Default Why do you go to the gym?

    People go to the gym for different reasons. Some are looking to lose weight, others want to be the next Ronnie Coleman and some just like to keep fit and healthy.

    So why do you go to the gym?

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    I want to be the next Ronnie Coleman!
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    Actually 3 reasons for me...

    *Tone up
    *Sex appeal
    *Build muscle


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    Build muscle
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    I mainly train in the off season to gain some pounds for football
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    When I started hittin the gym it was just to build up a bit of bulk, now I wanna be a bodybuilder

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    Honestly, when I first started going to the gym it was to bulk up. Now I dont know how I could not go!

    So I guess my reason is obsession

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    Quote Originally Posted by StockyGuy
    Now I dont know how I could not go!
    Im hearin ya.
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    Gotta bulk up for next college hockey season!

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    Well, technically I dont go to the gym but I workout to build muscle

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    Build muscle, loose weight/fat, stay fit, sex appeal (gotta keep the wifey interested) and self confidence boost.

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    To get bigger, leaner, fitter, healthier and more attractive. They are the five main reasons why people workout and all five are my primary motivation.s

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    Wow... I could have choose a few of those...lol
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    same here - most of those reasons apply to me as well.
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    To get sexy, to get a beach bod for July 2009, to fill my sleeves
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    Quote Originally Posted by Patmuscled View Post
    To get bigger, leaner, fitter, healthier and more attractive. They are the five main reasons why people workout and all five are my primary motivation.s
    This thread has been resurected from 2006???
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    Build Muscle, sex appeal and to stay fit & healthy!

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    I've voted, even though I don't 'go' to a gym, but use my own home 'gym' such as it is...and it's to keep fit and stay healthy as much as possible.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Doug View Post
    This thread has been resurected from 2006???
    As has many others. He just searches for them
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    I voted to stay fit and health.. but I also want to increase performance for football, sex appeal, build muscle, and I am thinking about doing a bodybuilding competition, just for $hits..

    Im a greedy fcuk aren't i? and i mean fcuk the clothing company
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    Quote Originally Posted by StockyGuy View Post
    Honestly, when I first started going to the gym it was to bulk up. Now I dont know how I could not go!

    So I guess my reason is obsession

    I'm in the same boat. I feel weird if I don't go to the gym. MY girlfriend told me I was obsessed when we went on vacation and I complained that the resort didn't have a decent weight room.
    Current Weight: 180 lbs
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    Current Goal: bulk to 200 lbs
    currently using D4DS and I feel great

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    because it challenges me to better myself
    See Dick train, See Dick train arms and legs everyday, Dont be a chicken legged Dick!!

    Ive come, Ive seen......and Im still training hard

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    Quote Originally Posted by DjlAms0723 View Post
    I'm in the same boat. I feel weird if I don't go to the gym. MY girlfriend told me I was obsessed when we went on vacation and I complained that the resort didn't have a decent weight room.
    You want a weight room and they usually want something different. Just because you like to do something doesn't mean your obsessed. If this is the case women are obsessed with shoes.

    No which would you rather have 25 different pairs of shoes or a healthy body???

    IMHO I'll leave the shoes at the store.


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    Quote Originally Posted by DjlAms0723 View Post
    I'm in the same boat. I feel weird if I don't go to the gym. MY girlfriend told me I was obsessed when we went on vacation and I complained that the resort didn't have a decent weight room.
    eh its ok... i think we've all been there. I always get the "you've lost your mind" look when I'm on a vacay runnin first thing in the morning and lifting on the days i should be
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