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Your Values, Dreams And Goals As An Athlete And Coach

“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work and learning from failure.” – Colin Powell This quote stands out for me because after 20 years in elite sports I still come in and work my butt off daily to reach my goals. Yes sure you walk into the gym … Continue reading Your Values, Dreams And Goals As An Athlete And Coach

Saturday Weightlifting Workout

What exercises do you favour most? For me at the moment it varies weekly. I find some weeks I favour the snatch other weeks or days I favour the Clean and jerk. Some people have a specific lift they favour most of the time. I guess it all depends on how much these exercises can … Continue reading Saturday Weightlifting Workout

The Importance Of Gym Culture

ECX Dragons at the Arnold Classic 2017 Everyone that trains in a gym for sport understands and has experienced some sort of culture where they either feel a part of the gym family or there is no gym family. I have been blessed with experiencing having a family in the gym. By this I mean … Continue reading The Importance Of Gym Culture

Overnight Performance Oats

Overnight Performance Oats This recipe has become more than just a once off experiment. It has now become an everyday meal before my morning training sessions. The best part is I stay full and have energy for up to 4 hours after I had my breakfast oats. I am a gluten free athlete due to … Continue reading Overnight Performance Oats

MY JOURNEY: WHERE IT ALL STARTED PART 1

Just before I won my first World Championships in Cardiff Wales As a young 8 year old I was active and loved playing games. I also thought I was a super hero and wanted to be a ninja turtle so badly. My room was even themed the ninja turtles. My friends and I would have … Continue reading MY JOURNEY: WHERE IT ALL STARTED PART 1