What's #Gymrage — & What Can You Do About It?

ILLUSTRATED BY AMMIEL MENDOZA.
Whether you hit the gym five-plus days a week or simply make it to a few group classes whenever your schedule permits, chances are you have experienced #gymrage. Search for the hashtag on Twitter and you’ll find examples of inconsiderateness and obnoxiousness shared by gym-goers everywhere. Fellow exercisers who behave badly are annoying, but the truth is, they'll probably always exist. Here’s how to handle them while keeping your cool.

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