Fitness festival ambassador
Lauren is a double world champion and has won the European title four times.Lauren was born missing her lower right arm, however this has challenged Lauren to be the best she can be, and she relishes the chance to overcome barriers.
She has competed at two Paralympic Games as a swimmer and represented Team GB at Rio 2016 in Paratriathlon in the sports inaugural entry to the Paralympic Games winning Silver in the women's PT4. Lauren is now training for Tokyo 2020!
Calum Best, a television personality and entrepreneur has used the BestMe daily formula to help better himself over the past 6 years, knowing that drastic change was needed following years of imbalance and 'going with the flow'.
The BestMe Journal was created to help bridge the gap between a daily planner, a notebook, a gratitude journal and a goal planner.
Calum joins us on Saturday 2nd June promoting his brand BestMe Life and the BestMe Journal
Skeleton athlete Kimberley Murray from the Isle of Wight is working hard towards her dream of winning a gold medal at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. Prior to trying Skeleton, Kimberley competed nationally and internationally in the long jump. The switch in sports sees Kimberley now slide on a sled down an icy track head-first reaching speeds of over 70 miles per hour!
Natalie Summers is a fitness entrepreneur, personal trainer, best-selling fitness author and mentor with an established track record of helping her clients accomplish their fitness and business goals. Her clients include gold medal winning Olympians and elite perfomers including globally recognised adventurer and survival expert, Bear Grylls.Natalie conceived, designed and launched an innovative group exercise fitness brand in partnership with Bear Grylls and also co-authored the best-selling fitness book Your Life – Train for It with Bear.
England Athletics Coach of the Year 2017, Bronwin is a Team GB Throws coach and was part of the Team GB coaching team at the Athens and Beijing Paralympic Games. Bronwin is also a world weightlifting champion and 10x European Champion. Bronwin was awarded an honary degree from the University of Portsmouth in 2010.
Nuts Over The Atlantic
Mark, Steve, Dan and Jon make up the Nuts Over The Atlantic team and they have just completed one of the toughest races on Earth; The Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge, a 3,000 mile row across the Atlantic Ocean in aid of The Movember Foundation, a global charity committed to men living happier, healthier, longer lives.
Priya is an award winning dietitian with a wide range of experience. Priya enjoys media work and has worked on BBC and Channel 4 televison shows such as 'Supersize vs Superspinny', 'Embarrassing Fat Bodies', 'Eat Well for Less' and 'Food Truth or Scare'. Priya is also also an advanced Pilates instructor, specialising in Antenatal or Pregnancy and Post Natal Pilates.
James is a neuroscience PhD sackler scholar at King’s College London. He specialises in using neuroimaging techniques to explore the brain of people with depression, anxiety and autism. James is a passionate advocator for the role of sport in mental well-being and believes sport and exercise should play a greater part in treatment strategies for a range of physical and mental conditions.
Fitness festival host, Emily Robinson
Emily Robinson is a full time data scientist, part-time model and sponsored wakeboarder, with a passion for life outdoors and extreme sports.
Emily graduated from the University of Portsmouth with a Masters in Chemistry. Having grown up surfing, the pulI of the water became too great and science temporarily took a backseat whilst Emily became a qualified wakeboard instructor. During her time-out from science, Emily dedicated the majority of her time to creating a women’s wakeboarding club, as well as enjoying time climbing and mountaineering.
Emily is continuously inspired by the will of others to live a balanced healthy life, where they are both career driven and following their dreams. Emily modelling Island Feather (Right)