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Group Fitness Class Dynamics

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Why do some people prefer to work out in a group class at their bootcamp gyms versus just going it alone at the average 24 hour gym? Some fitness enthusiasts are motivated and knowledgeable enough to undertake their workouts solo and some just like to do their own thing without having to worry about the other class members. There’s nothing wrong with this approach, but there are certainly advantages to becoming a member at bootcamp gyms over flying solo.

One of the primary benefits is that there will be someone coaching the class. If that person happens to be one of the top personal trainers, all the better. This adds value for everyone in the class as the trainers knowledge allows for more effective workouts and can even include dietary or nutritional education. Ultimately, the personal trainers take the stress of workout planning out of the equation so class members just need to show up to get an effective routine in without wasting time.

Another benefit of group fitness classes is that there is a social aspect that develops. This rapport between class members can develop into friendships or rivalries of a sort that can act as major motivators to push people to achieve their fitness goals. Otherwise, fitness classes can be far more fun than going to a gym solo. Struggling together to achieve anything is better than trying to do the same thing alone. Failures don’t sting as much and successes are recognized and applauded if there are other people around you. Being a part of a group of like minded individuals will give you strength to continue the fight to achieve or even to maintain your fitness goals. We all know how hard it can be on our own so choose not to be and find yourself a group fitness class today.