Sam passes SFG level 1 Kettlebell certification!

Sam passes SFG level 1 Kettlebell certification!

This past weekend myself and Samantha Murray (my partner) attended the Strongfirst SFG level 1 Kettlebell certification in Harlow Essex. For those of you that don’t already know, Strongfirst are the reason you have heard of kettlebells and probably why you are...

Strongman/woman comp 20/4/13

Last weekend was the third time the BKC members squared off against one another in a 5 event strength contest. The previous winners Liam Smith and Sam Murray were not in attendance, leaving the door wide open for last years runner up’s Trineta Watson Tripp and...

Nick Ellaby wins fat loss contest and £660!

Huge congratulations are in order to Nick Ellaby who wins the club’s new year fat loss contest by dropping 20 pounds of fat , and goes from 21.7% down too 8.5% over the 6 weeks, a truly amazing result. For his true dedication he wins £660 and is now the proud...

Kettlebell training makes you flexible?

You may have heard this before, but do you know how this happens? Lets think about the word flexible. What does that mean? To be able to flex and extend your limbs through a full range of movement. For example, an inflexible person might struggle to fully flex at the...

Snatch test results – Jan/Feb 2013

And the results are in! This is everyone who took part this time round, to see older scores look under Fitness testing on the blog categories. In order of awesomeness! Ladies  Sam Murray – 85 reps with a 20kg Trineta Watson Tripp – 128 reps with a 16kg...