Dating a female athlete
If your lady is a yoga fanatic or a long distance runner, she may not have the eye of the tiger.
But, if she grew up participating competitive team sports, she may not be someone who takes losing well.
That may just mean that she’ll be interested in watching the game with you and even have some insights on the action that you wouldn’t have thought of.
It is a rare and special girl who wants to watch football all day on a Sunday, but an athletic girl might be willing to hang out and watch your favorite team with you.
Between getting ready, making the drive to the gym, working out, and coming home, a good workout can eat up several hours of your time.
That may not seem like a lot, but when you factor in the work day, classes, part-time jobs, errands, and other commitments, you may start to feel like the time you should be spending together is being spent at the gym.
If your girl played sports from late high-school onward, she likely has a drive and tenacity that can be downright intimidating.
Of course, her gym habits aren’t the problem, but her workout could present another scheduling hurdle in an already full set of calendars.
It may be annoying to pull out your i Cal or build a Google Doc to keep your schedules in sync, but if the relationship involves two busy partners, it make take some real calendar juggling to make it work.
There's nothing sexier than a woman who loves a little space. Working up a sweat helps relieve tension and stress and also chemically enhances happiness (Elle Woods said it best: "Exercise gives you endorphins. Nice of him to offer, but you can carry your own luggage through the airport, and yeah, that's right — you pack light. A fit gal instantly sends the message that she's got energy to spare outside of the spin studio, whether it's planning a night out or an active night in.6. And even further, she'll stand up for herself if and when she needs to. She won't slink away from a difficult situation or conversation and is always game to push her limits.8. And we're not just talking about how cool she is when her man's held up at work on date night.
Self-assurance is one of the most attractive qualities women can posses. The ones you kind of need for these Olympic-inspired sex positions. Athletes are game for all sorts of creative, interesting dates and are totally into trying new things with their partner. She gets why compromise and empathy are crucial to make love last and keep their partner happy.