Rebekah Tiler

Date of Birth 13/01/99
Place of Birth Keighley
Weight Cat 69kg
Club Mytholmroyd
Coach Eddie Halstead

 

On the Platform

Greatest Achievement
Youngest ever British senior champion and 2013 European youth champion and European record holder.

Aspirations
To become world and Olympic champion, and to be a legend.

Training Regime
Five times a week for two hours

Who has been greatest influence on you?
People who have achieved what I want to achieve

When did you begin lifting?
At the age of 12

Why did you begin lifting?
Well I started life as I sprinter and went for testing at a perform centre to make me faster at sprinting and the weightlifting coach notice my strength and said I should start weightlifting. A short time later I took up weightlifting and it carried from there but I have always been really strong form a young age.

 

Off the Platform

Occupation
Student

Ultimate Relaxation
Going out with family

One thing you can’t live without
My family as they are always there for me!

Tip for the top
To start with find yourself the best coach, never quit , believe in yourself and give 100% every time.

Life after Lifting?
Set up my own gym.

Describe yourself in three words
Happy, competitive, strong

 

Favourites

Sports Team
Don’t really have one like most sports

Films
Like all action movies

Band/Music
Like all types of music

Food
Steak, chicken and ostrich burgers

Last book read
Earthfall by Mark Walden