Friday 16th September 2016
On and off I have had a personal trainer for about 10 years, in that time I must have had about 5 trainers. I have always felt I needed one because if I didn’t exercise the weight would pile on.
Matt was leaving on a cycle ride this morning and I said that he had so much motivation going and exercising by himself. I also told him that if Leon (my personal trainer) wasn’t coming I wouldn’t be exercising at all.
Why is it that some people can exercise alone and others can’t. If I think back 10 years to when I first got a personal trainer I remember saying that one of my goals was to be self motivated and exercise by myself. That just hasn’t happened at all.
I find nothing more boring than going to a gym alone getting on a treadmill and staring at the wall the entire time.
When I exercise with others I always turn up because if I don’t I won’t just be letting myself down.
I think if I exercised alone I would not do a proper workout either – one sign of things getting difficult and I would stop. Other people help you to continue and see it through to the end.
That is how I feel with all the support I am getting. I have got so many people investing time, giving encouraging words and helping me that it makes me want to continue until the end. Because if I don’t I won’t just be letting myself down.
Start weight 21st 5lbs
16st 6.2lbs. ⬅️➡️. 68.8lbs⬇️total
Start weight 136.5kg
104.4kg. ⬅️➡️. 32.1kg⬇️total