How I Met Your Mother: Season 3, Episode 10

The Yips (26 Nov. 2007)

TV Episode  -   -  Comedy | Drama | Romance
8.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.0/10 from 1,087 users  
Reviews: 3 user

Barney has trouble hitting on women at the Victoria's Secret after party and so has to return to the woman who took his virginity.

Director:

Writers:

(created by), (creator), 4 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

Alpha House Premieres Today

All ten episodes of the second season of "Alpha House" are available now. Watch them now, only on Prime Instant Video.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 20 titles
created 10 Feb 2011
 
a list of 2857 titles
created 25 Aug 2011
 
a list of 848 titles
created 09 Mar 2012
 
a list of 137 titles
created 17 Nov 2012
 
a list of 539 titles
created 19 Jun 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "The Yips" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Yips (26 Nov 2007)

The Yips (26 Nov 2007) on IMDb 8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of How I Met Your Mother.
« Previous Episode | 54 of 208 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Son
...
Trish (as Meredith Roberts)
...
Herself
...
...
...
Herself
...
Herself
Edit

Storyline

Ted talks his four friends into joining a gym with him. There, Robin loses all signs of her femininity, Marshall gets the trainer from hell, while Lily gets the trainer who wants to nurture other things in her. Through it all, Ted seems never to be around, until... Meanwhile, Barney runs into Rhonda at the gym, she the older woman friend of his mother's to who he lost his virginity. He is offended that she doesn't remember him, especially since she at the time told him that he was best sex that she had ever had, and being what many in the neighborhood called "the man maker", she had had many men. Barney is devastated that when she finally does remember who he is, she confesses that Barney's brother James paid her to tell him those things to boost his confidence. As those words were what made Barney the man he is today, he loses all his ability to talk to women effectively. He hopes that attending a Victoria's Secret fashion show post party will provide him the atmosphere to get his ... Written by Huggo

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 November 2007 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

In the episode "First Time in New York", Barney remembers his first time and claims that his comforter stank of menthol cigarettes for weeks. However, in this episode, the younger Barney is shown having his first time in Rhonda's bed, not his. See more »

Quotes

Rhonda: You know that paper boy? I let him put one in the hedges, if you know what I mean.
Rhonda: Did you see that new pool boy? I let him snake my drain, if you know what I mean.
Rhonda: You know that Chinese food delivery man? I had sex with him. I haven't thought of a funny way of saying it, it was just twenty minutes ago.
See more »

Connections

References Wheel of Fortune (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

Hey Beautiful
Written by The Solids
Performed by The Solids
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Reality Check
5 November 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

No guy who has a gym membership wants or sticks with a female trainer. Even the guys who aren't interested in bodybuilding still prefer a male trainer for this main reason. While female trainers may have studied anatomy and know fitness, male trainers know better how to train men on how to achieve their goals. And the same goes with the women and female trainers. Not to mention the whole opposite sex angle. If a man is being trained my a hot woman, his mind will probably be focused elsewhere, especially if she dresses in tight workout clothes. And what woman isn't going to check out a ripped male trainer who may be more cut than her man.


0 of 23 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Hey, if Ted actually ends up marrying Robin... saneguy_91010
Series Finale Reaction film8622
Panel with Bays and Thomas at Wesleyan September 29, 2014 Julius62
Cristin Milioti on the reaction to the ending Julius62
Deleted scene of Ted meeting Robin in restaurant Julius62
Really poor casting for the mother!!! Jack2-4Bauer
Discuss The Yips (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?