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Gender Wars at the Gym

Yoga The odds a man will do yoga at least once a year: 1 in 30.32 The odds a woman

Yoga

The odds a man will do yoga at least once a year: 1 in 30.32
The odds a woman will do yoga at least once a year: 1 in 10.54

Treadmill

The odds a man will get on a treadmill at least once a year: 1 in 5.68
The odds a woman will get on a treadmill at least once a year: 1 in 5.41

Lifting weights

The odds a man will weight train using dumbbells at least once a year: 1 in 5.51
The odds a woman will weight train using dumbbells at least once a year: 1 in 13.74

Elliptical

The odds a man will use an elliptical motion trainer at least once a year: 1 in 11.6
The odds a woman will use an elliptical motion trainer at least once a year: 1 in 10.16

High-impact aerobics

The odds a man will do high-impact aerobics at least once a year: 1 in 34.21
The odds a woman will do high-impact aerobics at least once a year: 1 in 16.69

Stationary Bike

The odds a man will hop on an upright stationary bike at least once a year: 1 in 10.19
The odds a woman will hop on an upright stationary bike at least once a year: 1 in 11.49

Pilates

The odds a man will do Pilates at least once a year: 1 in 121.3
The odds a woman will do Pilates at least once a year: 1 in 17.97

Weight/Resistance Machines

The odds a man will use weight or resistance machines at least once a year: 1 in 5.9
The odds a woman will use weight or resistance machines at least once a year: 1 in 8.87

Stretching

The odds a man will stretch at least once a year: 1 in 9.14
The odds a woman will stretch at least once a year: 1 in 6.46

Aquatic Exercise

The odds a man will do a workout in the pool at least once a year: 1 in 43.04
The odds a woman will do a workout in the pool at least once a year: 1 in 22.98

Originally Published in Reader's Digest