Janathon 2020 – Day 9

Eeeek late posting about yesterdays exercise… In my defence I was extremely tired and decided I would go to sleep. This is actually a good thing for me. I need more sleep, I have needed more sleep for years. I frequently only get about 5 hours of sleep a night and the sleep I do…… Continue reading Janathon 2020 – Day 9

Janathon 2020 – Day 8

Today started very early!! First 0530 start of the new year… that was a shock!! But I made it to the gym before work and managed to get a new PB on the overhead axel press 31kg 😁😁 not huge but best ever for me!! You know what a new PB means by now… Happy…… Continue reading Janathon 2020 – Day 8

Janathon 2020 – Day 4

In a break with tradition, I made it to the gym on a Saturday 😁. I am going to have to get used to going at unfamiliar times (weekends and evenings and suchlike) in the run up to this comp so I thought I’d start now! It is peculiar, it is full of people I…… Continue reading Janathon 2020 – Day 4

Janathon 2020 – Day 3

Hello! I decided to make an effort today to get all this exercise malarkey done before midnight!! I started with my first gym session of the new year which also happened to by a PT session with Matt 😁 it was excellent there were squats of increasing weight up to 60kg and then tex rows…… Continue reading Janathon 2020 – Day 3

Harnessing my strengths…

Ok, enough of political posts for now (I can’t promise it will be for ever mind you) back to strongwoman training updates. It has all been going pretty well. It is safe to say I am now obsessed with strongman (and strongwoman although that is harder to find). I have been watching as much Worlds…… Continue reading Harnessing my strengths…

Even stronger woman…

Good morning people of the world! I would like to report two new paddingtons were achieved this morning! For the uninitiated, paddingtons in my world, in this particular context, relate to personal bests. (PB=Personal Best PB = Baddington Bear therefore, Paddington Bear = Personal best) Today I did a 92.5kg hex bar farmers walk. I…… Continue reading Even stronger woman…

More of the same, and some yoga…

Its all go at Project Warrior Goddess, so much go, that I have designated a new sub-project… it Project Strong Enough to Pull a Truck 🙂 It will get its own page before too long… I have been generally getting on with my strongwoman training, there have been some unusual methods of pulling and carrying…… Continue reading More of the same, and some yoga…

Strongman(woman) training…progress report

I am going to have to get to grips with the terminology of this sport…strongman(woman) is not going to cut it for much longer… I have started the training… I started, with the help of Matt, with shoulders. Shoulders are going to be my biggest weakness, so it seemed like a good place to start!…… Continue reading Strongman(woman) training…progress report

New Plan!! (I have to pull a truck!!)

So, I entered a Strongman(woman) competition! Yes, you heard (read) that correctly, I have entered a Strongman(woman) (strongwoman? strongperson?) competition!! A few weeks ago, I believe I mentioned that I was looking for a new challenge… Well, I decided that strongman was the way to go and after some deliberation and whatnot, I entered a…… Continue reading New Plan!! (I have to pull a truck!!)