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What are the benefits of having a workout buddy?

Mr. Donovan Green
Athletic Training
Having a workout buddy helps in lots of ways. In this video, I will describe how workout buddies help with safety, motivation and more. 
A workout buddy can help you stay motivated to exercise. Research shows that people are more likely to stick with their fitness regimen if they’re accountable to another person. A workout partner can push you when you aren’t in the mood to exercise and provide moral support. Having a workout buddy makes exercise go by faster, even if you just jog or walk with a friend.

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