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Instead of music I listen to audio books while working out. There's lots of places to get them free like a library or librivox.org. For me, it's motivation to workout because I'll want to know what happens next in the story. It's killing two birds with one stone; reading and exercising.

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  • Another great resource for this is the Ambling Book Player. emoticon - by ZABEZABE
  • I listen to audiobooks too because it makes me anticipate my work out and want to work out longer or more often. - by JMAC23
  • IMNOWINCHARGE
    This is truly a great idea that I will implement. Thanks!! :-)

    emoticon - by IMNOWINCHARGE
  • I do a lot of data entry at work and listen to them while I work and then it just overflows into my workouts. I get so into whatever I am listening to, that I don't realize how far I have walked. - by SHERRYDANNI1
  • HEIDISO
    I'm right there with you. I download quite a few books from librivox.org. - by HEIDISO
  • There are also lots of audio books on personal growth, success, goal setting, health and fitness! I personally loved listening to Malcolm Gladwell and Andrea Waltz/Richard Fenton! - by KERRYAJMM
  • Glad this works for you. I've always been a "page turner" but it never hurts to try smething new. Thanks for sharing., - by GWINNER1
  • emoticon - by KMRJPR
  • Ah, another audio book listener, I find listening to an audio book while doing any chore or activity that takes little thought keeps me on track. I have been listening to them for years. - by GOLDENRODFARM
  • "WOW" THANK YOU FOR SHARING. - by DIAMOND102
  • I *knew* there was a reason I downloaded books recently from Audible. Now I just need to figure out how to move them onto iphone or ipod etc. Thankx. - by PROVERBS31JULIA
  • BANNERMAN
    Thanks for sharing. - by BANNERMAN
  • I've often wondered about this. It might work on the 'dreadmill' (!) for me, or equipment like that or a brisk walk, jog or run outside, but wouldn't be so good when doing all the other fitness exercises. Think I'll try it. Thank you. - by CHEBBA
  • FABISERVANTES83
    That's actually a great idea. - by FABISERVANTES83
  • Thanks - by DELLMEL
  • VAINVT
    I listen to audio books, too. And I only let myself listen to them while I'm exercising, so there is an extra incentive. - by VAINVT
  • I may try this. - by LEANMEAN2

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