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Josh Coburn: Student testimonial

Coburn Headshot

10 December, 2015

Josh Coburn recently graduated from The Training Room after completing an intense four week fast-track course in Sheffield. Josh is a keen fitness enthusiast and Graphic Designer! “I have just completed the first ever 4 week fast track course with … Continue reading

Quick Guide to Clearing


21 August, 2014

If you were one of the thousands of students opening their A-Level results last week, we hope you got the grades you wanted. Results day can be an incredibly stressful time, but it’s the steps you take on receiving those … Continue reading

Sam Tucknott – From Football to Fitness


17 September, 2013

Sam Tucknott, 24, turned to The Training Room after his plans to play football professionally didn’t work out. Sam started his football career at the age of 12 when he joined Crystal Palace academy. He was there for five years … Continue reading

Kevin Betts – Part Time Course – Weekend 1 & 2


13 December, 2012

Hi, I’m Kevin Betts and I’m a 28 year old runner and mental health campaigner with a passion for goal setting and pushing myself and others beyond expectation.   An Olympic Torch Bearer and veteran of marathons all over the … Continue reading

David Swift – Great Britain Bobskeleton Team


20 November, 2012

I am a member of the Great Britain Bobskeleton Team aiming to compete at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. I have been sliding for 6 years now and am one of the fastest push starters in the world. … Continue reading

Our students – Phil White’s Story


16 October, 2012

Ever since I was young lad I have always been bullied and teased for my weight, however I have always been a keen sportsman, taking part in football, cricket, and badminton and becoming a national finalist in boxing. From the … Continue reading

Our students – Andrea’s Story


11 June, 2012

In 2001 I went to watch my mother run the Great North Run, by then she had already run six full marathons, several half marathons, and a 10km, and watching her inspired me to participate the following year. From that … Continue reading

Our students – Jane Woodhead’s Story


14 May, 2012

Keeping fit and healthy has always been a passion of mine. I love the “buzz” which you get following a training session and I personally do not think there is any better way to start the day than with a … Continue reading

From Crime Fighter to Fat Fighter in 6 weeks


10 April, 2012

Having accepted voluntary redundancy from the Metropolitan Police Service in 2011 after 20+ years of service, like many people in the same or similar situation, I spent a considerable amount of time wondering what I might do with the rest … Continue reading

Paul Reed – Part Time Weekend Personal Trainer Course


26 March, 2012

My First Weekend with the Training Room   I set my alarm bright and early on a Saturday morning and headed off to the station. I was about to start the first day on my journey to becoming a Personal … Continue reading