Athletes

We look at some of the world’s top athletes – how they train and what they eat.

Mo Farah’s Fitness and Diet

Mo Farah at the European Cross Country Championships, 2008

Mo’s potential was spotted when he was 11 years-old by his PE teacher, Alan Watkinson, at Isleworth and Syon School in the London Borough of Hounslow. After seeing him run he knew immediately that Mo had the potential to compete at…

Yohan Blake’s Banana Diet

Yohan Blake

Yohan Blake – Was Faster Than Usain Bolt in 2012 – His Bio and Diet Yohan Blake is a 22 year-old Jamaican sprinter. He has beaten Usain Bolt twice in a week, first over 100m and then in the 200m at the…

Sally Gunnell Speaks to Aviva and Gives Some Training Tips

Sally Gunnell was one of Britain’s finest 400m hurdlers who was inspired by the great Ed Moses. She spoke to Aviva recently about her passion for athletics and also gave some good tips for new athletes. Her diet is not perfect these days, she is a great fan of pancakes and admits that she enjoys junk food when she can get it.