Jun 30, 2012

“Plus-sized only” fitness centers are becoming popular
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Written by : Pat Novak| 0 | Health

With a growth of gyms banning “skinny” people, Caroline Burau encourages women to resist the natural urge to compare themselves to others.

 

Would you join a health club that banned skinny members? “Plus-sized only” fitness centers are becoming popular in Canada and could be coming our way.

 

The objective is to provide a place for heavier women to work out that isn’t littered with perfect bums and annoyingly six-packy abs, a place where women with fifty or more pounds to lose can feel a sense of camaraderie, minus that often present feeling of competition in a regular club. (Men are excluded entirely, even if they are portly, gay, and super fun to hang out with.)

 

Read more: On Segregated Health Clubs and Running From Bears | Caroline Burau http://bit.ly/MIz8fr

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Pat Novak

Intuitive Counselor/Mentor for over twenty years.I Create, Curate and Integrate Content on the Human and Digital Experience. Inspiration, Enchantment and Shadow. I love people, thrive on exercise, the outdoors and time alone.
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