As December drew to a close, I enjoyed the peace and quiet at the gym. I was tempted to do what everyone else was doing, which was basically THIS:
But how could I when the gym looked like a ghost town?
It's the perfect chance to get a parking space close to the front. You know, to save steps before going inside and walking three miles...
If you're into gym equipment, you don't have to wait in line for a treadmill. The cardio room looks like this:
Then comes January 1st. The first day you pull into a gym parking lot in early January, you see the difference.
Of course, I've done this before. I know these people have maybe two months in them before they're back to this:
But somehow, the "resolutioners" are all the more annoying because of that. I mean, I know I'll still be there in July. Yet I have to deal with this for a couple of months every year.
Have you ever joined a gym in January? Did you stick with it?