28% of Americans say they would have forgone a beach vacation
had they not hit the gym beforehand.
45% said that they didn’t want to feel judged;
43% reported that it would make them feel nervous around others–while…
43% said it would make them feel anxious.
People’s hesitancy toward going out
without working out isn’t just about the beach;
it’s about the gym as well.
62% say that they have tried to get into shape prior to going to a gym.
46% are trying to gain a head start on their fitness goals. Yet…
45% do so out of fear about being judged at the gym–with…
31% reporting that they would not join a gym
without trying to get into shape first.
Source: Planet Fitness