Everyone knows working out with a buddy can help you get your butt off the couch when the only thing you want to lift is a slice of pizza... to your mouth.
But when it comes to finding the ultimate gym partner, there's no better person to break a sweat with than your soulmate, or in this case, your swolemate.
The advantages of working out with the one you love go way beyond the physical health benefits of exercise.
In fact, working out with your significant other has a variety of emotional benefits, and working together toward a common fitness goal tends to strengthen both your muscles and your relationship.
From CrossFit and boxing to running or weight training, there is a workout for every type of couple looking to take fitness endeavors to the next level.
The next time you're looking to get your heart pumping, ditch the expensive trainer and grab the one person who really gets your heart racing.
It's not hard to see couples who work out together stay together.
You know it's important to put in an equal amount of effort.
You push each other to work harder.
You always put your partner above everyone else.
You're both in it for the long haul.
You're not afraid to take things to the next level.
You straighten each other out.
You're willing to go the extra mile for one another.
You put your heads together and figure out new ways to keep each other motivated.
When it comes to making time for the gym, the two of you always see eye to eye.
Working out together reminds you of why you fell head over heels for one another.
You're willing to fight for the one you love.
Looking sexy as f*ck is a top priority for both of you.
You balance each other out.
You never leave your partner hanging.
You're always willing to compromise and meet in the middle.
When things get rough, you both know it's important to hang on to each other.
You lift each other up.
You're always there to hold it down for your partner.
You know you can lean on each other for support.
You help your partner reach his or her goals.
When you fall down, your partner is always there to pick you back up.
You're willing to bend over backwards for one another.
Your partner is always there to spot you.
No matter what, you and your partner always have each other's back.