It’s a well-known fact that the hardest part about going to the gym is actually going to the gym. Once you’re there, you’re set. You kick off your first set of reps and think, “This isn’t so bad, why don’t I do this more often?” But jump ahead to a week later and you’re asking yourself the same question. 

Let’s face it; the gym sucks. Paying to get blasted by an overpriced AC around other sweaty dudes can make you look like this: 

And if that doesn’t convince you to not follow the crowd, consider the Benjamins you’ll save by having one less monthly payment to make. Wondering how you’ll keep your awesome bod in check without your beloved weight room? Read along for a few tips on how to stay healthy without the full-length mirrors and EDM soundtrack. Still need further convincing? It’s proven that the best way to make a point on the Internet is a well-placed GIF, so read to make your #gymrat bragging rights a thing of the past.