Category: Inspirational People

Jodie Marsh – Glamour Model to Body Builder

Jodie Marsh – Glamour Model to Body Builder

Jodie Marsh was seen recently at Thorpe Park looking seriously Buff!!! The one time Glamour Model, has shown she really has what it takes to go up against the world field of Body Building.  As a young school girl, Jodie was bullied but now there arent many guys that would give a go at Jodie. […]

26/07/2012 | 1 Comment More
Hero of Afghan Conflict Takes on the Olympics

Hero of Afghan Conflict Takes on the Olympics

Derek Derenalagi was about to be sent to the morgue, when doctors noticed a pulse as they were about to put him in a body bag. Pronounced dead after loosing both his legs and a fracture in his spine after being the victim of a mine exploding, Derek was about to be another fatality in […]

14/05/2012 | 0 Comments More
Eammon Martin | Last British Male to Win the London Marathon

Eammon Martin | Last British Male to Win the London Marathon

I got the honour to meet this ledgend back in 2010 at the London Marathon Show, he was great to talk to and an inspiration to all distance runners. Eammon was the last British Male to win the London Marathon, Eammon ran 2hrs 10mins 50secs to win London in 1993. The race finished in a sprint […]

08/05/2012 | 0 Comments More
Olympic Dream for Alesha Dixon

Olympic Dream for Alesha Dixon

Alesha Dixon best known for her singing career and being a judge on Britains Got Talent has made it through qualifying for the GB Olympic Team on the fencing team. The former Strictly Come Dancing champion said she was totally stunned when she found out, especially as she had only picked up a foil recently […]

03/04/2012 | 0 Comments More
Cycling Across The World

Cycling Across The World

Few World Records are safe these days, having broken over 40 myself and only 4 stills standing the last time I checked, I know this only too well, but none-the-less so than the one for cycling around the world.  In the past 3yrs since 2008 the benchmark of 194 days has been broken 4times, most […]

27/02/2012 | 1 Comment More
Terry Williams | Rotary Club Fundraiser ‘Shelter Box Appeal’

Terry Williams | Rotary Club Fundraiser ‘Shelter Box Appeal’

Terry Williams is a 62yr old man from Highworth, near Swindon in Wiltshire…  Terry came up with a great idea to raise money for one of the Rotary Clubs international fundraising projects ‘Shelter Box’. Terry is a member of the Swindon North Rotary club and has been a member for over 7yrs.  When Terry came […]

23/02/2012 | 2 Comments More
London 2012 Paralympics | GB Hopefuls

London 2012 Paralympics | GB Hopefuls

With 2012 now here and the London Olympics and Paralympics knocking on the door Mike Buss takes a look at a couple of our British Paralympics hopefuls. Libby Clegg | 100m & 200m: Libby suffers from Stargardt’s Disease, a deteriorating eye condition and only has slightly peripheral vision in her left eye.  Libby started her […]

22/02/2012 | 5 Comments More
Anna Turney | Paralympian & Motivational Speaker

Anna Turney | Paralympian & Motivational Speaker

Paralympian Alpine Ski Racer, Anna Turney finished in an amazing 6th place in the Vancouver Paralympics only 4yrs after becoming paralysed whilst snowboard racing.  Anna watched the Torino Olympics from a hospital bed in Japan and instead of giving up on her sport, and her life she became a Paralympics Skier, An inspirational story, an […]

22/02/2012 | 2 Comments More