Students in the Pembroke and Alexander school districts exercise less on weekends than during the school week. A lot less.
The 1,800 students spread across five schools tend to exercise almost 44 percent less on Saturdays and Sundays than during the week, said Mai Nguyen (pronounced My Win), the Carol M. White PEP Grant director for the two Genesee County districts.
Amy Bueme tends to hear lots of explanations during the holidays about why people have decided to shelve their fitness routines.
There are too many family meals to prepare.
There is not enough time, what with parties to attend, gifts to buy and kids to manage when they have days off from school.
The stress of the holidays makes it too tiring to work out.
Workouts aren’t just for weekends and times of year when you have time to hit the gym or log some miles.
Workouts – even mini-ones – are something you should do throughout the week.
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