3 Ways to Reward Yourself for Meeting a Fitness Goal
Setting goals for yourself is a good way to help get into shape. But fitness goals don’t necessarily have to be related to weight loss. For example, riding your bike to work or working out 16 times in a month are all trackable goals that are important to your overall fitness. And because these results can be measured, it’s easy to reward yourself when you’ve reached those predetermined benchmarks. Meeting with your coach for your monthly weigh and measure is a good way to keep track of your progress.
Here are some great ways to treat yourself that make working towards your fitness goals more gratifying and fun.
New clothes and accessories
Who doesn’t like new clothes? For most of us, wearing something new puts a spring in our step and a smile on our face. Remember that first day of school when you got to pick out your favorite new outfit? Those new clothes somehow made us feel more confident and proud...like we could take on the world and come out a winner. It’s similar to the feeling we get when we accomplish our fitness goals, whether we worked up to walking several miles a day or just completed our 100th workout at Curves. So why not reward yourself with a new pair of jeans or those trendy sunglasses you’ve had your eye on? They’ll not only remind you of everything you’ve accomplished so far but encourage you to keep working towards new goals.
Take an adventure trip
Do you like to travel? If so, you probably have a list of places you’d like to see. Accomplishing your fitness goals is a great excuse to check some travel adventures off your bucket list. If you’re creative, you can even work your next fitness goals into your reward. How about hiking up to that remote waterfall in the mountains or challenging yourself to an overnight canoe trip in the wilderness? Whatever you choose, rewarding yourself with a couple days away from home is a great way to celebrate meeting your goals.
Curves is more than just a place to go exercise. It offers a fun, safe environment where members can get in shape, meet like-minded people, and develop healthy, life-long friendships. Consider Curves gear a badge of honor for your hard work and dedication. With a variety of fitness-related products to choose from, you can find something appropriate to reward yourself for any of your newly-accomplished fitness goals. Check out the Curves Cooling Towel that helps cool you down after an intense workout or the Velocity Waist Pack to carry everything you need on your next fitness walk or hike.
Whether you’re aiming for a certain number of circuit visits in a month, or simply striving to improve your resting heart rate, setting interim fitness goals is a good tool for success. And once you accomplish those goals, don’t be shy about rewarding yourself for a job well done. You deserve it!
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