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Putting Together a Gym, but first a minor surgery

Sunday, August 18, 2013

I'm putting together a gym. I already have the mini-tram and the power wheel (on right). I'm buying a bench, a rope and 10 lbs bells from Amazon. They will be here waiting while I get a minor surgery done. The skin boil is on my leg and will get in the way of exercise routines. I'm taking care of this first before I start playing with the equipments.


P.S. Yesterday I checked a local Sport Authority for the price of 10 lbs bell. They wanted $36 each. I found a deal on Amazon and I got 2 for $37 shipping included. So I got 2 for the price of 1. I had to hit the buy button in a hurry. LOL. Also, they are selling their weight benches at $99 minimum. Once again, Amazon came through with a used bench for $40 includes shipping. Who wouldn't want to save $60? I bought that yesterday.

Aug 26 Update: Used bench from Amazon turns out to be a dud because of missing part. I ordered a new one instead and sending back this mess. As for the surgery, they need to have me come back, so it's been rescheduled to Sep 12. Thanks for asking.
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CARMEN327 9/4/2013 7:54PM

    My kettleblells arrived yesterday. I did a thegymbox.com workout with them this morning and I was dripping sweat in about 5 minutes and I have felt great today. I am looking forward to a lot more k-bell workout.

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CARMEN327 8/31/2013 8:54AM

    Wow, it looks like you have a fantastic set-up! Good for you!

Good luck with your surgery.

I just bought a set of kettlebells on Amazon, too. We must have found the same deal because that price sounds familiar. I can hardly wait for them to get here. We have a tight space, but its amazing how a few pieces of equipment can go a long ways. I have a 5 lb pair of dumbbells from the Goodwill and I have used them regularly for the last 10 years.

Keep us posted on how your gym develops.

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TRI_BABE 8/25/2013 7:59PM

    How are you doing? Did the surgery go OK??

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CHANGELIFE2016 8/21/2013 10:15PM

    Hope everything goes well with the surgery. I'm sure you will put your gym to use!!

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STFRENCH 8/20/2013 7:17PM

    Good luck with the surgery emoticon

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LOTUSBURGER 8/19/2013 4:38PM

    emoticon I love a bargain. I got mine at Sierra, free shipping, $4.00
WOO HOOO . Eventually I'll have to get some heavier weights, I'll check amazon!
Your gym sounds GREAT!!! Good luck on your surgery and what a great place
to have waiting for you! emoticon

Thanks for the video info..lol...that is a FAST WO

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MATTEROFHEART 8/18/2013 10:23PM

    Wow! That is a great price! Great job on putting that home gym together!

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MEXGAL1 8/18/2013 1:26PM

    Having a home gym is a good thing. Hope all goes well with your procedure.
Have a great day.
Sallie

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