Ironbridge Ride Success – Sunday 7th May 2017
Over 80 cyclists participated in our very first cycle event, raising money for testicular cancer. The event brought together pros and beginners of all levels on the 25 and 60 mile route from Tettenhall to Ironbridge, taking cyclists along country roads with some spectacular views, and perhaps the odd challenging hill!
The day was a great success and enjoyed by all, and we are already in the process of planning future events!!
ITV NEWS CENTRAL’S FIGHTING FIT
“Four slimmer’s who have a combined weight of half a tonne have taken on the ultimate challenge to lose more than 20stone between them. This is a weight-loss competition with a difference though, because they’re going head-to-head as well to see who can lose the most weight in the first month. It has been set up by Chris Jewkes, a personal trainer from Wolverhampton, who’ll be guiding them. Let’s meet the contestants…”
Midlands Biggest Loser 2014 – ITV CENTRAL
Having hosted the Midlands Biggest Loser for the last 3 years and achieving fantastic goals year on year with the winning contestants losing over 2 stone in one month, Chris and the team set out once again to find 4 lucky hopefuls, giving them the chance to lose weight and get into shape!
The search was launched in the Express & Star, who followed the progress of our 4 contestants. Shortly after the first article, Chris was approached by itv Central and asked if they too could get involved.
Natalie Gilead – Competition Winner
EXCITING NEWS at Chris Jewkes Fitness!
Our very own Personal Trainer Natalie Gilead has recently competed in a body building competition and for the first time has qualified for the world championships taking place in Rome in October 2014.
Natalie came 1st for Apollo Miss Bikini Toned Figure which then qualified for the IBFA British finals where she went on to take the titles of IBFA Britain Toned Figure over 35’s and Overall Toned Figure.
We would like to congratulate Natalie on her biggest achievement yet, and wish her the best of luck in future competitions.
Fund raising for Compton Hospice – Mont Blanc Marathon
Chris and number of clients from Chris Jewkes Fitness will be taking part in this year’s annual Mont Blanc Marathon, one of the world’s premiere trail races, which attracts thousands of competitors and spectators from all over the world. The event will be taking place on the 27th June, starting in Chamonix’s central square before leading runners on a 26-mile loop around the French Alps.
Along the way, racers pass through ancient hamlets and high-alpine meadows, all in the shadow of Western Europe’s highest mountain, but don’t let the beautiful scenery fool you! 80% of the terrain is regarded as difficult and rated for experts only, including 8,000 meters of climbing and with temperatures often pushing 30⁰C this is a marathon not for the faint hearted!
Chris and the team will be raising money for their chosen charity, Compton Hospice, with a fundraising goal of £3,000
Mont Blanc Marathon June 2014
Pictured above Chris and the team from Chris Jewkes Fitness, who recently participated in this year’s Mont Blanc Marathon.
Over £3,000 was raised for their chosen charity, Compton Hospice, thank you to all who donated and helped Chris and the team to achieve their fundraising goal.
A huge well done to all who took part! What a fantastic achievement.
Chris Jewkes Fitness win best supported team in challenging 10k run!
A fantastic turn out for the Milford Mash Up 10k, with over 20 members from Chris Jewkes Fitness participating, ranging from experienced runners to those who have never run that distance before, and winning the overall best supported team!
Runners tackled a challenging muddy and hilly trail at Cannock Chase, and achieving brilliant results all round.