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because…all the things.

First of all Lucy and I got to do something quite exciting last weekend. We were part of a photography students third year project on women in sports and spent a couple of hours at the Shootfighters gym posing for … Continue reading

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Been there, got the T shirt, going back.

I am now a signed up member of Leicester Shootfighters, (yes t shirt and all). It’s been a thing I wanted to do for so long I am really pleased to have finally gone for it. Had another great couple … Continue reading

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A week in workouts.

It’s been a busy week. By busy I mean mental, I’ve barely opened my own laptop, I’ve had to call in favours to keep the publishing timetable on track because I haven’t had time to devote. A lot fo this … Continue reading

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It never hurts to bleed a little.

Saturday squad training was brilliant fun. Lots of sparring and I took some hefty shots from James but it was a kick from Wayne that sent blood dripping from my nose. Now there was no serious damage and it wasn’t … Continue reading

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Bench Bear

Training was a blast last night, even if I wasn’t all there. I feel a sh*tload better today though so maybe it’s passed. Still, will attend docs and be checked. No point tempting fate with a fight on Sunday. This … Continue reading

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Confessions of a weights noob

I stick to the machines. I know they are not the best thing. I need explosive power so should be training movements not isolated muscles but there are a couple of problems. I don’t like being the new girl. It’s … Continue reading

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Hump Day Training

Wednesday, the hump of the week. In training terms one of the quieter ones. This morning I was supposed to swim for 20 mins before work but given my tiredness on Tuesday hit ‘almost coming off the road and falling … Continue reading

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