Am I Too Pretty To Be A Powerlifter?
2 December 2017


Forgive the controversial headline, but I wanted to get your attention. Despite the growth in popularity of women’s weight training, powerlifting is still generally regarded as a grubby marginalised activity and the preserve of men. If I asked you to describe a typical powerlifter, what would you imagine? A 20-stone bearded man with tattoos? A woman with an undercut and... View Article


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My British Powerlifting Championships
21 November 2017


This competition is one of the best things I’ve ever done. Not because I won a medal. I came agonisingly close to a bronze. But because of the belief it has given me in myself. I nearly didn’t compete in the British Championships. I’ve been so busy with work and, when a bout of cellulitis in my foot put my... View Article


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