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2 fitness influencers attempted some of the couple workouts trending on social media to show how 'ridiculous' they are

2 fitness influencers attempted some of the couple workouts trending on social media to show how ‘ridiculous’ they are

<br>Bec Chambers and Nick Cheadle found every couple workout move they tried painful.
Bec Chambers and Nick Cheadle found every couple workout move they tried painful.

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  • Two fitness influencers attempted some of the couple workouts that have been trending on social media to show how “ridiculous” they are.

  • Australian couple Nick Cheadle and Bec Chambers posted videos of their attempts, but it “ended in carnage.”

  • Although hilarious, they found every exercise impractical and painful.

  • Cheadle told Insider they decided to try the workouts “because they’re completely ridiculous.”

  • “Social media has turned into a bit of a circus when it comes to posting workouts, and it seems the more outlandish and absurd the exercises in question are, the more engagement they’re likely to receive,” he said.

  • Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories.

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Pentathlon couple balances training, military

Pentathlon couple balances training, military

He’s a unit supply specialist

. She’s a multiple launch rocket systems crew member.

Together, soldier-athletes

are a married Olympic

couple trying to navigate their way through the challenges of training for the Tokyo Games during the coronavirus pandemic.

Their sport consists of five disciplines, two of which they can’t practice at the moment — equestrian horse jumping (their stable recently closed) and swimming (pools remain shut).

For the rest, they improvise. They hone their fencing footwork in their Colorado Springs, Colorado, backyard, shoot laser pistols at a target in a nearby park (yes, they sometimes draw stares) and take to the trails for morning runs.

They met through modern pentathlon. They train together for modern pentathlon.

Their first date?

“Wasn’t a modern-pentathlon date,” said Elgeziry, who married Isaksen on May 30, 2014.

“Ice cream,” Isaksen responded. “We’re both fans of ice cream.”

Elgeziry is already qualified for his fourth

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Spanish couple hold wedding from their window to beat coronavirus lockdown

Spanish couple hold wedding from their window to beat coronavirus lockdown

Nearly a year of planning had gone into the day: fresh flowers filled the venue, name cards sat at each of the 190 place settings and the final nips and tucks had been sewn into the bridal gown.

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What Alba Díaz and Daniel Camino hadn’t anticipated, however, was that their wedding would instead be forced into the confines of Spain’s near-total lockdown, with the bride and groom shouting “I do” as they leaned out of their apartment window, neighbours cheering them on.

The improvised ceremony was a bright moment in an otherwise grim week across Spain and around the world. Coronavirus has tightened its grip on Spain, claiming more than 1,000 lives and sending the number of confirmed cases rocketing to nearly 20,000.

Last week, as they watched the number of Spanish cases climb, Díaz and Camino wrestled with the decision of

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