Give me strength!


Weightlifting isn’t the type of sport I imagined to be easy. I’ve never put down my book of an evening, kicked off my slippers and thought, I know, I’ll take up Olympic weightlifting for the night. It looks tough and physically punishing – even the professionals sometimes seem like they’d rather be standing barefoot on a plug than straining beneath … Read More

We Try Harder!


So, enough about me – what about you? Have you been inspired by my ineptitude to run a marathon, join a football team or even just climb the stairs once in a while? Send in your action shots and join the We’re Trying Harder gallery to show others like us how easy it is to enjoy sport, even when you’re … Read More