How long have you been at Fortitude and what got you started?
3 years at Fortitude and got serious last year haha wanted to join a gym close to home. Best investment!
What was your very first day at Fortitude like?
First session was with my siblings and a whole lot of skipping. We obviously enjoyed ourselves since we’re still here 3 years later lol
Tell us some of your recent accomplishments. What goals do you have for 2022!?
I hit 155kg deadlift PB earlier this year and recently hit a 70kg clean PB at Renegade competition with my sister. My goal is to finally do a pull-up… watch this space. But not too closely 😂
What kind of changes have you experienced since starting Fortitude that were completely unexpected (ie. new friends, “family”, the community, more self-confidence, etc)?
Made friends who have become family. I’m a lot more stronger & confident. Learning the technique, discipline & being part of a community has been beneficial for my mind and body. The gym is my safe space!
Favourite workout or movement?
Clean & Deadlifts! I feel strong when I do these movements.
Hobbies, Talents and or Interests? What does a day in your life look like outside of being an athlete?
Spending time with family, partner & Dog.
Ori Tahiti which is another workout and finding new places to eat.
Advice for newbies
Never say never – with a solid dose of grit, determination your goals will be more achievable. Keep showing up & putting in the work. Lesssssgo!