Ultimately Fighting

Did a crazy thing this week: I joined a gym.  Not just any gym though.  If you’re familiar with UFC, then you know how high-intensity their training programs must be.  If not, here is a video of what the Ultimate Fighting Championship bouts look like:

Pretty heavy stuff.  This gym is NOT a UFC training camp — I will not be groomed to battle in the Octagon.

But each hour-long class (of which there are dozens in any given week) is in a group setting and incorporates varying elements of boxing, kickboxing, core, resistance, and other mixed martial arts training.  I have done two sessions so far, and…#ouch.

I was introduced by ‘winning’ a free class (as with any good business, there are promotional offerings that smoothly translate to sales pitches), but I wouldn’t have committed if I weren’t ready to.  This is exactly this kick-in-the-ass motivator that I need for myself.  Toning, definition…or, if I don’t push myself to achieve, it’s comin’ out my bank statement each month. SUCKA!

Let’s go, body.  Time to do work.


In one way or the otha…


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