Golden Retriever Joins Fitness Class And Does Crunches Better Than Most People

A common New Year’s resolution is to get in shape, but most people lack motivation. However, a recent video showed an adorable Golden Retriever in a fitness class that would motivate any dog lover to join the gym.

The friendly boy named Riptide lives in California and one day joined a fitness class. The room was full of people and when it came time to do bicycle crunches everyone hit the floor, including Riptide.

Photos: Instagram/riptidetheretriever

In typical Golden Retriever style, he made his way to the middle of the room to be the center of attention. He did not disappoint.

The athletic pup laid on his back and put his four paws in the air and then began to do bicycle crunches. His form was impeccable and he continued doing the toning exercise with ease.

Photos: Instagram/riptidetheretriever

All the while his fluffy tail was wagging on the gym floor as the class instructor held back his laughter. Thankfully, someone recorded the impressive moment to share with the world. The video was posted on Humor And Animals Twitter page and instantly went viral with nearly 800k views.

Photos: Instagram/riptidetheretriever

However, this was not the first time Riptide joined a workout. Another video showed him partaking in bicycle crunches at an outdoor fitness class. Practice makes perfect…

Many people said they would join a gym if it meant working out with a dog. Riptide is an adventurous dog with a huge personality that people cannot get enough of. You can follow him on all his adventures on his Instagram page. In the words of Riptide, “It’s a ruff life, stay golden.”

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Andrea Powell is an animal enthusiast who resides in West Michigan. When not writing, she is exploring the great outdoors with her dogs and horses.
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