We had sex four times, but there were multiple orgasms during one of the sessions. It appeared that being told to have more sex made it lose some of its spontaneity and excitement. Share this article Share The couple claimed at the end of their sex-fuelled year, they felt happier, less angry and less stressed. It took a big chunk of time out of doing touristy things, but oh well! I went to visit him for a weekend and we had sex four times in one day. One study that asked couples having sex about six times a month to double the frequency had a disastrous effect on their sex lives. A sizeable US study done earlier this year of 2, married couples found although couples who had more sex said they were happier, the benefit levelled off at once a week. Many factors can influence how often people have sex. Since then, hundreds of journalists and other couples have taken the challenge — with varying success. We were trying to have our first kid, and she was keeping track of her ovulation. The book, The Normal Bar, supports this finding. On one of the peak days, she made me call in sick to work and then have sex with her all day. Naturally, we wondered how many times ambitious couples had actually done the deed in the span of one day and how those steamy marathons panned out. Still, averages mean that there are some people above and some people below any given number. I told them that, over the course, of the semester, I would try to answer all their questions. His parents were out of town for the weekend, and we just went at it all over the place, including in his hot tub.