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Hartlepool man battles back injury

15th July 2015

Hartlepool man battles back injury – to become a bodybuilder

Ultra determined Andrew Turner is proof of success against the odds.

The 22-year-old is a muscle-bound 12st 4lb epitome of top fitness – yet just four years ago, he was battling a serious back injury, with doctors telling him his sporting days were over.

But Andrew, from Bishop Cuthbert in Hartlepool, refused to be beaten and, using his late grandfather as his inspiration, he fought back to become a bodybuilder.

Today, he had this message for other people wondering if they can overcome their own personal struggles after he battled back to health and lost almost eight stone.

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