Jake and Melody selected for BWL Diploma in sporting excellence programme

We are pleased to announce two of our young lifters Jake Turley and Melody Beddis have been awarded a Diploma in Sporting Excellence (DiSE) It has been designed to meet the needs of young athletes aged between 16-18 who have the potential to progress within the sport of Olympic Weightlifting. DiSE will run within theContinue reading “Jake and Melody selected for BWL Diploma in sporting excellence programme”

Wildboar update – What have we been up to?

We have had a busy few weeks at Wildboar HQ, so gear up and grab a coffee… Here is a little bit of an update on whats been going on! Wildboar Midlands Youth open   Recently we hosted our latest midlands youth open and had 12 of our young lifters step out onto the platform.Continue reading “Wildboar update – What have we been up to?”

Forest Sports Massage supports Wildboar Weightlifting

We are pleased to announce Forest Sports Massage are supporting our mission of getting as many young people passionate about health and fitness as we are! Katy has had her own unique journey and has achieved some amazing things over the last 18 months. So much so that she is now involved in the industryContinue reading “Forest Sports Massage supports Wildboar Weightlifting”

Wildboar teens hit PB’s at the MSC Midlands Open series

Last weekend 6 of our young guys accompanied by Coach/Wildboar Mum Rachel headed up to Birmingham for our guys first competition in a few months. Our guys haven’t competed since February so this was a little run out on the platform to blow off some cobwebs before they¬† compete at the first competition in ourContinue reading “Wildboar teens hit PB’s at the MSC Midlands Open series”

Common Youth Training Myth #2 – Kids lifting weights causes injury.

Now something we hear of a lot is a reluctancy for parents to let their child participate in resistance based training as they fear it will cause them injury, or stunt their growth. (A myth we debunked previously here –¬† Common-youth-training-myth-1 ) One of our coaches recently sat through a conversation where people were sayingContinue reading “Common Youth Training Myth #2 – Kids lifting weights causes injury.”