On the treadmill of life
At the age of twenty-two, he decided that he enjoyed exercise so much, it would be a good idea for him to start a career in the fitness industry. He tried a number of things ranging from management, specialising in GP referrals, through to teaching classes, and finally settled on personal training. However, finding what he loved to do was only part of the story. He felt that he just wasn’t making the impact he wanted to see on people’s health. Coupled with the long hours working in the gym and training clients one-to-one after his shift, he noticed his own health and fitness took a knock. Eventually, the responsibility of high-risk clients in the cardiac rehab program burnt him out.