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Ali Jawad

Personal Info:


Name: Ali Jawad


Date of Birth: 12/01/1989


Place of Birth: Lebanon


Weight Category: 60kg


Club: Stratford WLC


Coach: Tom Whittaker



On The Platform:


Greatest Achievement: "Getting selected to represent Great Britain in the 2008 Paralympic Games. Also achieving the title of World Junior Chamion in 2008."


Aspirations?: "To be the best I can possibly be."


Training Regime: "3 times a week for 2-3 hours each session."


Who has been the greatest influence on you? "Lee Warne."


When did you begin lifting? "When I was 16."


Why did you begin lifting? "Enjoyment and discipline."


Off The Platform:


Occupation: "Student."


Ultimate relaxation? "Going to the cinema or reading a sport auto-biography."


One thing you can't live without? "Food."


Tip for the top? "Never give up without a fight!"


Life after lifting? "Coaching / S&C Coach / PT."


Describe yourself in 3 words... "Confident, dedicated, honest."


Favourites:


Sports team: "Liverpool FC."


Films: "Any of the Rocky films."


Band/Music: "Anything that gets me fired up."


Food: "Kebab, choclate cake or anything chocolaty."


Drink: "Coke."


What's the last book you read? "Lance Armstrong - It's not all about the bike."

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