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Woman paralysed from doing sit-up at the gym

A fitness fanatic was paralysed from the neck down after doing an ‘inverted’ sit-up at the gym.

Marcelle Mancuso, 23, fell off the equipment onto her neck and broke a vertebrae. 405 more words


Fitness Builds Self-Confidence and Adds to Mental Health

John Zvonek has been in mental health recovery for 12 years since he was age 25.

“I had to find healthy habits,” he said. “I had to take my recovery seriously that meant no drinking, drugs and be as healthy as I could possibly be.” 488 more words

The biggest gym mistake

There is only one way to learn (in my experience) and that’s the hard way. If you didn’t suffer, you’d keep on making the same mistakes repeatedly, right? 932 more words


Meeting the strong man who eats 12,000 calories a day and wears size 17 shoes

Brian Shaw is big.

I’m not talking ‘biggest guy in the gym’ kind of big but ‘oh my god he actually has to properly duck under doors and go in sideways to get through them’ big. 1,142 more words


Friday Favorites: Pokemon Gym Puzzles

How was everyone’s week?

I’ve been playing more Pokemon lately, finding the series to be rather relaxing after a week of work. I prefer the regions with gym challenges rather than Alola, both for the challenging battles and the puzzles that some gyms had in order to reach the leader. 293 more words

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