Emma James is the bodybuilder of the week because of what she has accomplished as well as her awesome physique. Emma is from Manchester, England with a portfolio to die for. Read what Emma wrote on facebook about herself and see why I chose her as the most interesting athlete of the week.
This is in Emma James own words from Facebook( UNEDITED):
3 times World Champion, competing internationally 23 years powerlifting & bodybuilding for GB, sport mental performance and behavioural specialist therapist IronPsyche & TV/radio therapist. NLP Trainer in Sport and Therapy, Author of Rebel Diet, NLP Sport Performance & Pressure Performance Trainer & Sport Hypnosis.
Creator of IronPsyche - Psychologoly of Strength performance opimiation and behavioural therapy & seminars.
National Stage B Rally License holder and general pain.
Said it all up there really!
Training from 13, competing from 16 and competed ever since.
Taking mental & neurological performance application in strength and power sport to new levels and seeing people achieve what they never thought they could drives me endlessly
Rescue PADI diver, advanced motorcyle test hold and a love for bikes, adore old sports cars and generally anyone with passion and drive to the edge of obcession.
Also I am a guest therapist and commentator for the BBC, Channel 5 and BBC Radio. Actress in a couple of small movies and videos usually as the "villianess" "female henchwoman" or "lady horrible mercenary" due to my physique plus I worked on the door for years while at University in Belfast and Bristol.