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Hot Summer Bodies

Published:Monday | May 30, 2016 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson ï Lifestyle Writer
Sackorie Bailey.
Marlon Birbridge.
Percival Douglas.
Javoy Sawyers.
There's nothing like teamwork to make that dream body work. Sackorie and Marlon demonstrate a partnering push up.
Sackorie's favourite workout is pushups, so to challenge himself, he adds a leg lift.

Summer is just around the corner, and what better way to heat things up than by hitting the gym? Now I know what you're thinking: it's too late to get that summer body. But it's not. It's never too late to achieve those hot summer bods.

For this men's edition, the Flair caught up with four fitness enthusiasts who shared with us just how they intend to attain or maintain their summer bodies. Ladies, sit back, relax, and enjoy these fine chocolate flavours. And men, please take notes.

Sackorie Bailey

I've been working out for about a year and a half now. I'll actually be starting a gym membership soon, working out six days a week, resting on Sundays. As far as having a healthy lifestyle goes, I'll be focusing on consuming mostly protein and vegetables, staying away from starch and sugars.

Favourite exercise: The push up because it challenges me.

Marlon Birbridge

I've been in the field of health and fitness for seven years now, and I've been a certified trainer for three of those years. For the summer, I plan to continue eating clean and exercising five days a week.

Favourite exercise: My favourite workout is the Calesthenics (body weight workout) because it is something you can never master.

Percival Douglas

I've been exercising for seven years. I don't go to the gym, I do home training - running, jogging, push-ups, sit-ups other form of do-it-yourself athletics.

Favourite exercise: I love body exercises such as sit ups and push ups because they put such a high demand on the body.

Javoy Sawyers

I have been going to the gym for five years, and I've also been dieting. I have plans to participate in Tuff Warriors next month, so I'm gearing up for that.

Favourite exercise: Surprisingly, I like to squat. I didn't at first, but I found that squatting is a full body workout. In addition, the burn you feel after epitomises the whole workout experience.

Shoot Credits

Creative Directors: Krysta Anderson and Kimberly Goodall

Photographer: Gladstone Taylor

Models: Sackorie Bailey, Marlon Birbridge, Percival Douglas and Javoy Sawyers