Measuring your training progress is a great way to reinforce achievement of your physical fitness and/or weight loss goals. Circumference measurements are one of many common methods by which you can do this. Using a tape measurer you can take circumference measurements at various locations on your body. When it comes to measuring your training progress, taking circumference measurements may be more useful than weighing yourself because they allow you to see if you are losing inches, which is more indicative of changes in your body composition (click here to learn more about body composition). In order to measure your training progress use a good tape measurer, made of linen or plastic, to take measurements at the following locations once or twice a month:
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