I am absolutely delighted to announce that Daniel McCafferty is Rhino's for September 2017
Dan has been a Rhino's eceiving an invite to IBFA British Finals. for over two and a half years, during which time he has made remarkable improvements going from a general gym user to a strong competitive bodybuilder, culminating in his most recent achievement, winning IBFA Mr Lincolnshire Tall Athletic bodybuilding class beating six other quality competitors and r
Dan's success is not down to good fortune, it is simply a true testament dedication, commitment and hard work.
journey Dan has made over last couple years, improvements he has made and his dedication to cause is quite incredible.
I'm sure that Dan wouldnt mind me saying that he doesn't have god given genetics but he makes up for that
in abundance in
He is also one few that sticks to a plan provided by his coach sheer effort, hard work and importantly willingness to learn and develop.Brandon, proving if you do results will come.
Many others could learn a lot from his work ethic and determination.
Special mention to his mate and gym buddy Chris Grint for support and motivation he has given Dan.
Dan is also a great advocate and ambassador for Rhino's and a genuinely nice guy, even if he does 'grunt'
a little on leg day.
Please join me in congratulating Dan and wish him more success in future.
I am delighted to announce Nathan Willimer as Rhino's member of the month for August 2017.
He is a long serving member who has made great progress.
Nathan's passion and focus is on training and entering .
He has taken part in four competitions to date :-
The first being the Rhino's , followed by Peterborough's Strongest Viking.
The massive BodyPower comp where he came a very credible 35 out of 85 and the East of England strongest novice coming 13 out of 34
Nathan is currently training hard for next years comps where he plans to move up from the Novices to the Inters.
What impresses me about Nathan is his constant progression and self development, often beating personal bests and training in a very structured way to resolve his areas for improvement, something he has had great success doing.
He has also donated items of equipment to the gym and is just an all round genuinely nice guy !
Please join me in congratulating Nathan on this award and future success
I am absolutely delighted to announce Sandra Williams as Rhino's for June.
She has been a at Rhino's for over three years.
Sandra has COPD and is recovering from a stroke in March.
She has shown an immense amount grit and determination and improvements she has made have quite simply been remarkable!
However most impressive thing is her outlook on life, she is always smiling and cheerful. It really is a pleasure to have you around gym.
Sandra, you are a true inspiration to all.
Keep up great work.
Please join me congratulating Sandra on her achievements.
I am delighted to announce Rhino's for May as Steve Balchin
Steve has been a since day we opened, in fact he was trying out kit even before we opened our doors !
Steve trains very consistently and hard.
With over 40 years gym experience, he is always on hand to help, advise and assist other members.
A real character
Steve is a great advocate and ambassador Rhino's. gym, you can always rely on Steve for an opinion.
Thoroughly well deserved, please join me in congratulating Steve on his achievement.
I am delighted to announce Charlotte Louise Bone as Rhino's .
Charlotte is a long serving Rhino's , she trains consistently hard with results to show, always pushing herself and trying new techniques, often seen training in functional area as well as resistance area.
Showing a great deal self motivation Charlotte often trains on her own , cracking on with no fuss.
She is also a great ambassador for gym, often promoting Rhino's on social media.
Charlotte has made significant improvements in strength and built a great physique and an inspiration to others.
Please join me in congratulating Charlotte on her achievement
I am delighted to announce Cathryn Fiddler as for March:-
Cathryn is very consistent and regular with her training.
Always pushing herself to improve and trains in various ways.
She is very cheerful and creates a great vibe in gym.
Cathryn has a great work ethic.
Please join me in congratulating Cathryn on her achievement!
Both lads have been Rhinos members for three years and eighteen months respectively.
Both very loyal and deserving winners, they train together consistently hard, pushing and encouraging each other and
constantly breaking personal bests.
Pete holds squat & deadlift records and Malc holds Military Press record, in over 110kg category.
Both love Rhinos and actively promote gym on social media.
They both competed in last years Rhinos strongman event and also support Rhinos gym tours.
They are both genuinely nice guys and help others in gym.
They are an integral part Rhino's strongman community.
They nearly always train together so it makes sense to award this as a joint award .
Please join me in congratulating a couple Rhino's real characters, gentle giants that are "Malc & Pete" in a great achievement.
I am delighted to announce that award for December , is a joint award, and goes to :-
Gareth "Taff" Williams
Lee "Mac" McCullough
Both Taff & Mac are established members and train very regularly and intensely.
In summer last year they both decided to embark on a big challenge for charity.
They both decided to compete in Rhino's Classic Bodybuilding show !
Neither having competed before this was a big ask, but both lads stuck to task with grit and determination, never moaning once during whole twenty week competition preparation.
Taff competed in both Novice & Classic categories and Mac in Physique category
At same time they raised over £500 for charity "Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association" results they both brought to stage were simply outstanding, dropping tens kilos body fat, and looking real deal on stage. Both achieving best condition their lives and a credit to natural bodybuilders.
On top that they are both genuinely nice guys , who support gym and partake in a bit friendly gym banter.
Please join me in congratulating them both on this great achievement.
It gives me great pleasure to announce Mark Bennett as for October.
Mark has had an incredible year, competing in his first ever bodybuilding competition, where he placed third in an incredibly tough Junior line up and gave a great account himself in Classic category, one toughest classes day.
Mark underwent a 16 week competition prep and brought to stage one best conditioned physiques out 55 athletes on stage (see transformation picture below)
There were many other worthy contenders for award this with so many Rhino's members excelling at Classic, which makes Mark's achievement even greater.
So what set Mark apart ? He basically stuck to plan without question and through real tough times never moaned or complained !
He has also worked hard on his areas
He also worked extremely hard on his posing. weakness and developed these, namely legs and now has a decent set wheels.
Mark won't mind me saying, that he has proved a number people wrong and showed a great deal grit and determination to step on stage and exceed expectations.
Mark, also helps at gym at end each shift, tidying gym and putting weights away.
Please join me in congratulating Mark on this award.
I am delighted to announce Ben Evans as member of the month for September.
Ben has been a Rhino's member since we opened in June 2013
He consistently trains hard and heavy and has made significant improvements.
Ben is always up for a challenge and threw himself whole heartedly into the recent Rhino's , surprising a lot of people with his impressive strength coming third in the under 105kg category to two regular competitors, receiving praise from the legendary Geoff Capes.
Add to this, Ben has recently broken two gym records :-
Firstly the Under 90kg weight category bench press record , with a great lift of 150kg
The seated military press record with a lift of 110kg
Been is a genuinely nice guy.
I think you will all agree, a very worthy winner, please join me in congratulating Ben on this award
I am delighted to announce Rylan Orchard as Rhino's for August.
Rylan has been a Rhino's since we opened in June 2013
He always keeps himself in good shape all year round.
Through year Rylan often embarks on a self managed training and diet program to get into even better shape, equivalent to contest shape, for a holiday or similar.
He can often be seen in gym twice or more a day during these periods doing intense cardio in addition to his weight program.
This takes an incredible amount will-power and self discipline.
He has learnt a lot about his body and physique.
He trains with good form and technique, resulting in a well balanced, great physique.
I'm hopeful that one day he will display his hard work on stage.
Rylan is a jovial character, regularly joining in with friendly gym banter along with his great circle friends. All part Rhino's family .
Please join me in congratulating Rylan as a very worthy winner.
It gives me great pleasure to announce James Harrison as Rhino's for March.
James is a long serving
James has Cerebal Palsy and over course last year he has completely transformed his physique. Through proper training techniques he has corrected a twisted spine. He has also become a heavyweight boxer.
He has undertaken self learning, always asks for and listens to advice as well as obtaining his gym instructor and personal trainer qualifications.
James has a very un-assuming character and is always willing to help others in gym.
A model young man who is committed to his training and helping others.
James is off to University in September to further his career in fitness industry, please join me in wishing him every success. Rhino's with a truly remarkable story.
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