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Natasha Perdue

Personal Info:

Name: Natasha Perdue


Place of Birth: Swansea

Weight Category: 69kg

Club: LWC

Coach: Tamas Feher

On The Platform:

Greatest Achievement: "Getting selected to represent Wales/GBR."

Aspirations?: "To compete at the Lonson 2012 Olympic Games."

Training Regime: "9 sessions a week."

Who has been the greatest influence on you? "Karl Grant and my sensei Anthony Myhill."

When did you begin lifting? "I can't even remember now."

Why did you begin lifting? "I was bullied into it originally but then I got the bug. For my family."

Off The Platform:

Occupation: "I work for Leeds city council."

Ultimate relaxation? "Karate."

One thing you can't live without? "Love and laughter."

Tip for the top? "I'll let you know when I get there."

Life after lifting? "Laying on the beach with a big glass of wine."

Describe yourself in 3 words... "Sensible, serious, nutter"


Sports team: "Swansea curling team."

Films: "Action films. All action no plot."

Band/Music: "UB40 and Bob Marley."

Food: "So long as there's a lot of it I'm not fussed."

Drink: "Red Red Wine."

What's the last book you read? "Nobody Heard Me Cry."

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