I hold a personal training qualification from the National Academy of Sports Science (NASM) personal trainer and British Weightlifting Association as a level one Olympic Lifting coach plus Level 2 strength & conditioning – Kettlebells.
What about me?
I’ve always loved sports and fitness – in fact an early childhood memory was asking for a Get in Shape Girl for Christmas. I must have been about 8 years old and for those of you not old enough to know what I am talking about, just Google “Vintage 80s – Get in Shape Girl” for a good giggle.
Reaching my teens, I played lots of sport including netball, hockey and athletics and was awarded with the Victrix Ludorum for sporting achievement. I just loved getting involved particularly when it came to team sports. My dream was to become a P.E. teacher and in my pursuit, I even had an interview with the Navy careers advisor!
I left school and took a position as a marketing assistant and marketing is where I stayed until my early 30s. All this time I dreamt of doing something in fitness and then I realised it was now or never and qualified…