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Let’s try this again… Chalean Extreme day 1

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

This morning I decided was AM finally ready to tackle Chalean Extreme. I have had the program for at least 4 years, emoticon and the when I tried it then I confess I was not ready for it. I couldn’t afford to buy all the extra free weights to do it but I did have more than enough resistance bands to get it done. I got frustrated very easily with the whole dang thing! All the lunges emoticon and squats and super SLOW lifting. And pushups! emoticon

I wasn’t ready to just do it. Do what I could without hurting myself of course, then trying harder the next time. I was still in the I want it NOW mindset. So I ended up giving up.

Not any more. Got up this morning, pushed play and gave it my all. I was in the middle of my workout when it dawned on me that it’s all about slow and steady, the program and me. So now I feel like I’m in the perfect place mentally to not give up or give in. And Chalene is constantly saying lift slowly. Heavy weights, slow speed, low reps.

I got my butt kicked this morning! But I did it! emoticon Looking forward to the next workout. Burn circuit 1 done emoticon

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BOPPY_ 3/28/2013 3:23PM

Your success is its own reward, and you are wisely "spending" it to ensure further success!

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STLADEE 3/27/2013 5:03PM

    Good for you! emoticon Now just emoticon

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HEALTHY-SPARK 3/27/2013 4:47PM

Sounds like you are doing awesome!

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LYNNWILK2 3/27/2013 3:42PM

    Congratulations on the growth to prepare yourself for this program. And congratulations that you were able to take the time (patiently with yourself) to do the slow and steady moves this program requires. YAH YOU!

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NAPPIGURL 3/27/2013 3:30PM

    Whoo-hoo!!! Hooray for your revelation & Horray for getting it done!
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