VIDEO: Obama working out inside hotel gym

President Obama working out inside a hotel gym in Poland (Courtesy: NewsAndMore YouTube)

WARSAW, Poland (NBC) — Cell phone video and photos showing President Obama working out at a hotel gym have gone viral — and they’re raising questions about his whether his safety is at risk.

Some reports have raised concerns about whether the video and pictures constitute a security breach.

The Secret Service said all hotel guests were screened before entering the hotel, and Secret Service agents were in the gym with the president.

A Secret Service spokesman said: “This is no different than if the president visited a restaurant off the record and other diners took pictures of him.”

Obama isn’t the only recent president who enjoys breaking a sweat.

President Clinton used to go jogging in public.

President George W. Bush rode mountain bikes, and his father used to play golf at public golf courses. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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