Natalie Blake

Date of Birth 04/12/82
Place of Birth Manchester
Weight Cat 55kg
Club P.H.P
Coach Keith Blake / Stuart Birch

 

On the Platform

Greatest Achievement
Winning silver at Commonwealth Games

Aspirations
Win a medal at Rio

Training Regime
Twice a day, six days a week, bench three of those days

Who has been the greatest influence on you?
Emma Brown, my team mate until 2004

When did you begin lifting?
When I was 16

Why did you begin lifting?
Tried it at Stoke Manderville, and liked it

 

Off the Platform

Occupation
Full time athlete

Ultimate Relaxation
Listening to my music

One thing you can’t live without
My electric scooter

Life after Lifting
To become a powerlifting coach.

Describe yourself in three words
Happy, outgoing

 

Favourites

Sports Team
New Zealand all blacks and Manchester United

Films
Twilight. Carry on films

Band/Music
Boyzone

Food
Steaks

Last book read
Cathy Wilson. Missing mummy