It's not all rainbows, abs, and protein powder. You know that random Instagram pic of a shirtless hunk you were just drooling over? Or the guy at the gym you looove to watch squat? I'm dating him. When I say that my boyfriend is a fitness model, there are three reactions I usually get:
Why is it hard for fit/muscular guys to admit in public their love for fat or bbw women?
Muscular Men Make The WORST Boyfriends, Says Science | YourTango
According to a study conducted at the University of Westminster, stronger men make awful boyfriends. The study surveyed straight British men, more than a third of whom were single , and discovered that the more muscular the participant, the more likely he was to have sexist beliefs and hostility toward women. The correlation between brawny men and sexist beliefs is rooted in traditional gender roles. So oftentimes, men who are already sexist strive to be muscular, because that upholds their idea of what a "real man" should look like.
How to Meet and Date a Muscular Guy
In popular culture, one of the staples of the attractive male physique is that of muscular guy with six-pack abs and a well-defined V-shaped upper body. There have been many reasons put forward why women drool over muscular men, ranging from the evolutionary one according to which physically strong men offer their mates the best chances of survival of their offspring to more modern notions of sexual attractiveness. If you are one of those who have a thing for muscular guys, here are few ways how you can meet and date them. Buy a gym membership The gym has long been a favorite place for singles to check out potential partners. The venue helps girls and guys to chat up each other since the intention is not so obvious as in a bar or nightclub and neither is it so formal as it would be in a workplace.
Verified by Psychology Today. Dating and Mating. Good-looking men are assumed to have better personalities, more rewarding careers, and more fulfilling life experiences Dion et al. Attractive men may actually possess better-quality genes , and thus may be healthier, live longer, and even be more intelligent Perrilloux et al.