Health & Fitness • Page 85

Discussion in 'General Forum' started by Firefly, Apr 7, 2016.

  1. St. Nate

    We were just talkin' bout the Jesus. Prestigious

    looks like I gotta rehab my left knee now.
  2. derekjd

    Slow down, Quentin Supporter

    I got in a relationship (woo) and started eating out and drinking more with friends (wooo) and gained about 20 lbs (booo). Now that I've graduated law school, I'm studying for the bar. Currently set up with a schedule where I get 20-ish minutes on a rowing machine in the morning, get in a swim or an eleyptical workout over lunch, focus on water intake and limiting beer and eating out, take the dog for a walk at night with the girlfriend, and am eating much healthier (just finished a carrot mango smoothie). I'm feeling great, and while the primary goal is passing the bar in July, I know that I work my best in a disciplined and systematic lifestyle. I'm 6"1 and weighed in at 196 this morning; aiming to be below 190 for my brother's wedding at the end of June, and would be thrilled to be happily below 185 in August.
    I lost a TON of weight during the first part of law school, but it was because I was living alone, eating lean cuisines and maybe going out for a drink once every two weeks. While I was at a great weight, I had no muscle built up, and have had to relearn how to live a "fun" life while being healthy. Any thoughts/support welcome.
  3. Professor Plumbob

    Trusted Supporter

    Favorite workout bands? Currently I listen to Turnstile while lifting and Mayday Parade/Run The Jewels for cardio
  4. LightWithoutHeat

    Doomed to Live

    Car Bomb
  5. marsupial jones

    if i don't like your avatar i don't like you

    I pretty much only run or bike so these may not work for all scenarios but these are my main go to’s:

    Norma Jean
    LCD Soundsystem
    Explosions in the Sky
    Every Time I Die
    Fall Out Boy (newer stuff)
    New Order
    Billie Eilish
    Glass Animals
    Coheeed & Cambria
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  6. phaynes12

    playing in the band Supporter

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  7. LuigiPeppercorn

    OldJersey didn't wish me a happy birthday Prestigious

    mega cheesy, but give me that 80's glam hair metal all day
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  8. K0ta

    wrap yourself in petals for armor.

    I listen to electronic music almost exclusively when working out lol. Sometimes I'll dip into pop music/hardcore but I have a playlist I created for my runs and it just works so normally I am always curating that. Porter Robinson, Seven Lions, etc.

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  9. dylan

    Most-liked person on chorus Prestigious

    The last few months i've been listening to:

    The Menzingers
    Norma Jean
    The Dirty Nil
    Beastie Boys
    Run the Jewels
    Touche Amore
    Mannequin Pussy
    He Is Legend
    Gouge Away
    Tsunami Bomb
    Slow Mass
    La Dispute
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  10. ncarrab


    When I would run a lot, I would always listen to Manchester Orchestra and when Shake it Out came on, I honestly believed I could have run through a brick wall.
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  11. Garrett

    Carole Baskin fed her husband to a tiger. Moderator

    So much Ellie. Excellent.
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  12. CobraKidJon

    Fun must be always. Prestigious

    I mostly listen to my hip hop playlists but occasionally I'll throw in some rotting out or like turnstile
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  13. Kiana

    Goddamn, man child Prestigious

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  14. spiffa0

    Trusted Supporter

    Anyone do Keto / extremely low carb? Need grab and go snack ideas beyond nuts and celery lol.

    Bought some 100% cacao coconut cups and they were god awful
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  15. marsupial jones

    if i don't like your avatar i don't like you

    String cheese and turkey slices are my main go-to’s.
  16. jkauf

    Trusted Supporter

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  17. spiffa0

    Trusted Supporter

    Yeah I've been hitting cheese pretty hard. Noticed today that pepperoni is a good one too.
  18. Kiana

    Goddamn, man child Prestigious

    Literally listened to this song on repeat the entire time I was at the gym today. When I start to get tired the chorus re-motivates me!

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  19. Kiana

    Goddamn, man child Prestigious

    Omg I went on the bike which I never do and then had it on uphill mode so the resistance was ridic and I only lasted 10 minutes and I can still tell I'm gonna be sore af tomorrow
  20. dylan

    Most-liked person on chorus Prestigious

    Why is it that no matter what fucking day it is and what routine I decide to do, everyone in the gym is also doing that same routine on the same day and I have to wander around waiting for machines to open up.
  21. GrantCloud

    Prestigious Prestigious

    doing bench tonight and I have lonely island on random, “bikini babe workout” comes on...

    Coincidence left me shook for a minute
  22. Kiana Jun 5, 2019
    (Last edited: Jun 5, 2019)

    Goddamn, man child Prestigious

    My biggest motivator lately is seeing ppl who aren't even old yet already in constant pain and discomfort from not taking care of themselves and suffering from things that are preventable. That rly freaks me out.

    Also I've been working my way up on the stationary bike and did a full 30 min of uphill biking which was like 4 miles because the resistance was so high I could barely push my legs lmao and I'm gonna be miserably sore tomorrow!!
  23. PeacefulOrca

    Prestigious Prestigious

    Does anyone have any good recommendations for filtered water bottles?
  24. phaynes12

    playing in the band Supporter

    i have a brita one that’s nice
  25. Steve_JustAGuy


    Not one to work out in the morning, but I did a 6:30am class today and I'm struggling at work now lol