Training for Strongman

I sign up for England's Strongest Man Under 80kg Novice competition and spend five weeks attempting to learn how to do the events.
Posted On 16 Jul 2017
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4 Hours at Monster Gym, Cheshunt

One of my favourite things about Monster Gym is that, alongside its enormous weights room, big dedicated cardio area and boxing/MMA gym, it has an in-house kitchen that serves freshly cooked food until 21:00 every day!
Posted On 01 Jul 2013
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Squat Like a Dragon Slayer

FACT: Until you’ve ripped the ass from your cargo trousers mid-set, you have not squatted like a man. And until you have held in your laughter for long enough to finish the set, you have not learn the discipline necessary…to be a DRAGON SLAYER!! At the gym today, I...
Posted On 27 Nov 2012
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Paying the Iron Price

When I got in last night, I sat down on the sofa…and did not get up again. So depleted of energy was my body that I half-sat half-lay in a state of near comatose until, eventually, I summoned up the testicular fortitude to turn on my Xbox…before falling asleep. What...
Posted On 14 Nov 2012
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A Little Determination

Getting back into shape is not going well, friends. Having quit my job and turned freelance, I technically have more time available to get to the gym, go fighting and perform great deeds. However, it just doesn’t seem to be working out that way. In fact, I seem to be in...
Posted On 04 Aug 2012
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