The age of “gymtimidation”

The age of “gymtimidation”: What your gym says about you

by Christy O'Shoney

My gym, Planet Fitness, gives away free pizza, bagels and Tootsie Rolls on a regular basis. It prides itself on being “The Judgment Free Zone.” A huge yellow sign on its wall reads “NO CRITICS.” When I first joined Planet Fitness and the employees told me about the free food frenzy, I thought, “Great, now I won’t have to buy groceries.”

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The age of "gymtimidation": What your gym says about you
Salon
June 9, 2014
http://www.salon.com/2014/06/09/the_age_of_gymtimidation_what_your_gym_says_about_you/