HOW TO MAKE EXERCISING FUN
How to Make Exercising Fun
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Trying Something New and Doing What You Love
On way to make your exercising fun it to try something new. If you’re just going through the motions of a workout you are bored. Chances are you’re doing the minimum and getting minimum results. Switch it up. If you’re excited about what you’re doing in the gym, on the track or on the trail, you’ll be more into it, and you’ll get more out of it. Another way to make exercising fun is to do what you love. The biggest benefit to doing something you love for exercise is that you’ll actually do it and like it. The psychological benefits suggest that “forced exercise” isn’t as helpful and voluntary exercise. Voluntary exercise attributes to well-being while forces exercise does just the opposite.
Finding a Partner and Playing Games
Getting a workout partner can always add an extra spice to your workout routine. A like minded individual to push you, offer encouragement, suffer and succeed with you will make things a lot easier and much more interesting.
You can also incorporate games while you workout such as lifting odd shaped weights, or playing a team sport such as basketball. You can also add a little competition between the two of you which can always make things a little more riveting.
Go Outside and Make it Count
Go camping, or take in a sunset. Simply being outside has health benefits. Sunlight increases testosterone levels via vitamin D production. It also helps recharge your body and soul. There are many volunteer projects that require lots of physical efforts that will give you a workout, while contributing to the community such Habitat for Humanity for example. Not only will you get exercise while being outside, but you will be contributing to your community as well. Positive all the way around.