An uplifting interview with top female weightlifter from Killyleagh on the Chris Scott Show
Listen in to “At the Bar” with Karen Burns, champion powerlifter from Killyleagh, on The Chris Scott Show, FM105 Down Community Radio on Wednesday 3rd August 2022 from 7-8pm.
This week Chris visits Killyleagh’s powerlifting champion, Karen Burns. Chris talks to Karen about her successes on the world stage. The 54-year old mother and grandmother talks about how she got started in the sport 5 years ago, her training regime and competitions.
Recently she broke her own record for the squat and set a new British Masters Record!
She will be representing Great Britain at the World Powerlifting Competition in Canada later on this year. So tune in to listen to this inspiring conversation with a highly motivated lady!!
Later on in the programme, The Castlewellan Studio Players return with their production “Ice Cubes and Lettuce” written by Mark Asante, a professional actor one of the Players. This is the second episode to be broadcast on your community radio, FM105.
There will be some great music on Wednewday’s programme – several classic rock tracks from Survivor, Kiss and Bryan Adams.
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