Women in the workout space, I applaud the fact that you are proud of your bodies. And, apparently, your booties, which you are making damn sure we all get a good look at. But the fact is, we don't need to see all of your assets when you hit the gym. This is the weight room. It is not your pole-dancing-just-for-funsies class, nor is it a photo shoot for a gentleman's magazine. Please wear real, butt-covering, breast-supporting clothing to the gym.
We've already ranted about the problematic attire that some folks choose to wear when sweating it out, but I want to address a specific kind of too-much-information trouble. This is what happens when intimate apparel, like white ribbed tank tops, rolled over Soffe shorts, and bras that are not sports bras leap from the pages of male workout fantasies and only the treadmill beside me.
This is not to say that the gym should be a place of body-shaming-obviously, that isn't the message.Read More »from Gym Rant: This Is Not A Maxim Photo Shoot