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19 Things Only Women Who Lift Weights Will Understand

No you won't get "bulky".

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1. When you first started lifting weights it was so HARD.

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Really hard.

2. But you know everyone was a beginner once.

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Even those huge guys whose eyeballs look muscular.

3. And the pain is absolutely worth it for those gains.

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Arms. Of. Steel.

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5. And you get stared at A LOT in the gym.

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Some women lift. DEAL WITH IT.

6. But you don’t care, because you’re strong and powerful.

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And you could probably crush them with your thighs.

7. And it feels AWESOME when you can lift more than a guy.

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8. People think you'll end up looking like this.

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Only if you want to...

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9. But you're actually more like this.

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Those arms don't come from only running on a treadmill.

10. Your metabolism is basically lightning fast.

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So you can eat more pizza.

11. You can't resist a press-up contest.

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13. You're excellent at carrying groceries/suitcases and moving furniture.

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PIVOTTTTTTT.

14. Finding shirts that fit over your arms is an actual struggle.

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Oh well, better wear this vest all the time then.

15. But you sort of love showing off on the monkey bars whenever you pass a playground.

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Impress children with your skills.

16. You don't really mind that your hands look like this.

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Blisters AKA weight lifting trophies.

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17. And that your hair always looks sweaty AF.

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18. Or that sometimes you feel like this after a workout.

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19. Because you feel like an absolute boss when you get a new PB.

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