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5 ways to get out of a fitness rut

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Breaking Out of the Fitness Plateau #

If you’re stuck in a fitness plateau, there are ways to break out and reignite your progress and motivation. Pushing harder is not always the answer; instead, prioritize recovery during your workouts by resting between sets, staying hydrated, and cooling down. Incorporating active recovery sessions, such as yoga or gentle stretching, is also beneficial. Cross-training is essential to prevent plateaus as it diversifies your workouts and targets different muscle groups. Setting SMART goals helps provide direction and motivation, while tracking your progress using a fitness journal or wearable device can keep you motivated by recognizing smaller achievements. Seeking the support of a fitness professional can also help you break through plateaus and make progress towards your goals.