It's the last day before the winter equinox, and we have a brilliant guest here to #fillourtable at our (hypothetical) Figbar Christmas Dinner Party. The incomparable Ross Lenton from Dynamic Fitness Norwich! And he definitely brings the party wherever he goes.
Ross has an endless supply of energy, positivity, and the most motivating playlist you'll find. He knows when to pump up the volume and when you need to turn it down a little. He is a fab listener, incredibly thoughtful, supportive, and just plain fun. We definitely need a cool guy like him here at our dinner table.
One of the best things about Ross and his awesome personal training studio, Dynamic Fitness, is that once you start, you don't want to stop! They have running clubs, summer BBQ's (don't worry, egg and spoon races are likely to appear here!), rowing competitions, press-up challenges (he even had Chef Jaime Garbutt doing the 6 weeks to 100 press-ups!), and more. Ross is another Norwich gem born and raised. He's well-travelled, but he knew the best place to settle down was obviously our Fine City! So 10 years ago he rooted his dynamic business here (see what I did there? ;-), which is currently located on Ber Street. I know, I know, having a personal trainer in our midst may make us a little anxious- rethinking that extra helping of mashed potatoes (oh. my. goodness. I know this dinner party is hypothetical, but Jaime's mash is unbeatable- sorry, Mom), but I promise- Ross gets it. He gets good food, moderation, extravagance, and that this dinner party especially is a time to go a bit overboard. So, let's dig in, Figbar fans! We've got Ross to help whip us back into shape come January!
Ross Lenton of Dynamic Fitness, thank you for bringing the party and coming to help #fillourtable!
Name: Ross Lenton
What you do: Owner at Dynamic Fitness
A Bit About Ross: I'm a Norwich boy originally but after Uni I went to Sydney, Australia and qualified as a Personal Trainer. After some amazing results I decided to come back to Norwich in 2008 to set up Dynamic Fitness. I have had almost 10 successful years of helping clients get fitter and happier, together with running many successful Fitness Events.
Currently, I live in the Golden Triangle with my lovely new wife Sarah. My amazing Mum lives in Norwich and my 2 brothers live in Thailand and Vancouver!
Find Ross & Dynamic Fitness here:
Insta twitter and facebook @dynamicfitnessnorwich
1. You are at our Christmas dinner party, aside from us, who would you have at your ideal table and why?
Even though I actually met him this year, it would be cool to have David Beckham!
2. What foods are you most thankful for?
Sorry, Steph, but I would have to say steak!
(Editor's note- Steph here, the apology is because I'm a vegetarian! :-)
3. What is your most cherished family tradition regarding food?
4. What act of kindness has made the biggest/greatest difference to your life?
My Friend, Paul's, Parents allowing me to rent their house and allow me to turn the back room into my first Gym!
5. What is the best compliment you have ever received?
My best man, Tom Ellis, said in his best man speech (amongst other things!) that I am the most positive person he has ever met :)
6. If you had a dollar/pound to give to anyone in the world, who would you give it to and why?
Whoever needed it the most
Thank you, Ross!! We love having you here at our table, and cannot wait to clear the table for a little dance party when we are done :-)