Lifter of the Week - Joe Gushwa
This feature aims to highlight and acknowledge outstanding individuals who never stop pushing in pursuing their fitness goals. It is a tribute to all weightlifters, athletes and fitness enthusiasts who share the same struggles and obstacles, conquering fears and most of all celebrating victories. We are all in this together.
Q & A with JOE
a. Where are you from?
Jamestown, North Dakota
b. Instagram name
c. What motivates you to train?
I am a police officer and I am 44 so those are both what push me to stay in the gym.
d. What’s your greatest success in lifting?
Not sure about greatest accomplishment, maybe just inspiring others to get up and move.
e. What music do you listen to when training?
I like to listen to heavy music when I lift Metallica, Five finger death punch, godsmack etc.
f. Who is your weightlifting inspiration?
My inspiration is the job, first responders and military.