Ross has been coming out of his shell with not just the coaches, but also with the community we’ve got here at Body By Brando, and it has been riveting to see. He has only been with us for around 10 months (with some of that time including when we were in lockdown), but has managed to improve his technical lifting skills and performance in the workouts, all while making friends, having fun, and being part of a supportive and challenging community.
Ainslie Gardiner was one of the first people to join BBB Bondi when it opened late last year - she has been smashing workouts and being an involved member of our community ever since. Check out her story!
Michael Morgan is one of the foundation members of the group and has gone from strength to strength since the transition. He’s lost over 30kgs and has never felt more energetic. Coaching Mike is an absolute pleasure, his willingness to learn and take feedback has allowed him to make rapid gains in such a short period of time. Find out more!
Kicking off the first official 2022 superstar with a well-deserving quiet achiever, Phoebe Oakley! Don’t let her calm nature fool you though, she’s been working hard on her fitness at Body By Brando for a whopping 5 years now. Find out more about her and her fitness journey!
Jeremy Carsoso is BBB Paddington's January 2022 and FINAL feature member for the location. After 2 years with BBB, he looks to push himself to reach his physical potential, whilst also remaining injury free and looking great. Whether that is flying high doing muscle ups, or winning a running workout, Jeremy is certainly doing it all.
It is with great pride that we recognise the achievements of one of our longest standing members and all-around GUN, Adam Tulich! Having been a member at this gym since before BBB took over, AT has seen a fair few laps around the sun in the warehouse gym we call home. Learn more about him here!
Being a member of BBB for over 5 years now, James has achieved a number of personal achievements. At BBB, no matter where or how you start, our aim is to get your striving for performance, to be the best you can be.
Out first ever BBB Bondi Member of the month is Kirk Mcneil who was one of the first foundation members to join when we opened post lockdown. Coming to us with an intermediate level of experience in hypertrophy training he was keen to challenge himself in a group environment performing lifts he had not tried before.
Miss November goes to Erin Marshall, a singer, DJ, music writer, coffee and Sydney lover. After doing yoga and various HIIT classes, Erin joined us “to become pain free”, from a niggling shoulder injury. The shoulder pain was stopping Erin from exercising and made her feel like rubbish. Sound familiar?
Reg Leones has been a member at Waterloo for around 2 years but let’s start at the beginning and find out what life was like before he joined the crew. As Reg himself says, here at BBB ‘it’s not just about lifting heavier, moving faster, or getting quick results. I appreciate the support with learning new skills and improving overall fitness, including nutrition and mobility.’
Kirsten has had more sessions at our Waterloo gym than I’ve had hot dinners! After training here for the last 15 years - she's the definition of consistency. She managed to stay happy and healthy and prioritise exercise, which has enabled her to stay in the game and keep improving from week to week on things like pullups, handstands and Olympic lifting.
Lexi and Braiden have both been members of Body By Brando Paddington for 6 months. Both have come so far within such a short time frame, from both physique to mental changes. They are each finding their stride and achieving skills they never thought possible.
Danni has been part of the BBB family for bang on 12 months and continues to thrive as he learns more and more about what his body and mind are capable of.
Nihar has been a regular smiling face in our 6:30am class for over a year and a half now. He joined the Waterloo crew after doing some research into local gyms. Despite having some nerves about running with the big dogs, he took the plunge and hasn’t looked back since.
Ignacio is the very definition of a quiet achiever.. Over the last year or so, he's lost over 35 (thirty-five) kilograms and transformed his life. He's now able to do pull ups, dips, handstands and both of the Olympic lifts with ease!