I pay for the ten pack of training sessions and set up my first session for 2 p.m. on February 7. The manager wishes me a happy birthday and I begin to head out the door.
“Oh, wait. So who’s my trainer?”
The manager walks me over to the training section of the gym.
Daniel, my new trainer, is with a client. In a nutshell he is your typical 24 Hour Fitness trainer: tall, dark, good looking and very fit. He also looks like he graduated college about 12 minutes ago.
Oh, this is going to be a mistake! Chris was older than me; she had had c-sections too; used to work in corporate America like me; and she absolutely understood what I was going through. This kid is going to make me run laps around the gym!
Daniel looked up, sensing he was being watched. I smiled and waved. He waved back, a befuddled expression on his face. The manager and I laughed at his confusion.
What have I just gotten myself into?
Update: Daniel is now training at Metroflex. If you are in Austin and interested in training with him, please contact him at: firstname.lastname@example.org and mention this blog, sheslosingit.net.
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