Females only - lifting/weight training results?

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  • janer4jc
    janer4jc Posts: 238 Member
    Happy to have found this thread. Very encouraging.
  • 6550mom
    6550mom Posts: 206 Member
    You all are awesome. Tagging for me because I REALLY need to keep the faith that I'm doing what I need to be doing despite my setbacks and frustrations.
  • charmarbobar
    charmarbobar Posts: 251 Member
    In for the awesome ladies of inspiration!!

    Fantastic work all of you!
  • Bump.. You ladies are amazing!
  • ThePlight
    ThePlight Posts: 3,593 Member
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    21 months of heavy-lifting free weights - THAT is the picture on the right-hand-side ^^^.

    ^^^ On the left-hand side is me, after 25+ YEARS as a cardio-gym rat.

    Yes, I still do SOME cardio, but my exercise-focus is on lifting heavy free weights.

    And, yes, I'm "busy" like everybody else. I am 44 years old, a professional career-woman with more than 20 full-time years invested in my profession. I am a wife, mother of 3, volunteer, but I choose to take care of myself and as I come upon nearly 2-full-years focused on weight-lifting (instead of cardio), I'm very pleased with my progress.

    Oh, and I'm 5'9" tall....for all you stats people!
    Wow, what a difference!! Amazing :)
  • SuperCrsa
    SuperCrsa Posts: 791 Member
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    #1 reason to lift, right here.

    I want one! ;_;

    Ok everyone who posted looks amazing!

    But THIS *kitten* RIGHT HERE Omg girl! So flippen hot!
    Well done!
  • jdaley90
    jdaley90 Posts: 259 Member
    you can check out my profile pics- been lifting heavy for a year and a half now
  • Topsking2010
    Topsking2010 Posts: 2,309 Member
    I am going to show this thread to the women in the gym that only do cardio!!!


    Well done ladies!!!
  • SuperCrsa
    SuperCrsa Posts: 791 Member
    justsomerandomgirl: you look fantastic girl!!
    Well done!
  • BarackMeLikeAHurricane
    BarackMeLikeAHurricane Posts: 3,416 Member
    justsomerandomgirl: you look fantastic girl!!
    Well done!
    Thanks :)
  • princesstoadstool82
    princesstoadstool82 Posts: 371 Member
    Looking great ladies :)
  • Yanicka1
    Yanicka1 Posts: 4,589 Member
    Before

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    Now

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  • MityMax96
    MityMax96 Posts: 5,778 Member
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    Here is my progress so far.

    Man, that is some awesome work.....
    Very well done.
  • RachelRuns9
    RachelRuns9 Posts: 585 Member
    wow - awesome stuff here. thanks everyone for the inspiration.
  • MityMax96
    MityMax96 Posts: 5,778 Member
    Before



    Now



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    :drinker: :drinker:
    Looking pretty good.
  • RockClimber69
    RockClimber69 Posts: 82 Member
    Bump!
  • Rachlovesfitness
    Rachlovesfitness Posts: 219 Member
    You all look AMAZING