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More news from Paddy Doyle

September 13, 2012

More news from Paddy Doyle


On the 16th August 2012, endurance athlete Paddy Doyle smashed through two more strength records at Stamina's Self Defence Boxing Gym Birmingham. The martial arts coach and former amateur boxer achieved 46 step ups on a 15 inch bench carrying a 100 lb back pack in two minutes. He then attempted the most strict squats […]

Olympic Local leader World Record Result

July 30, 2012

Olympic Local leader World Record Result


We received this update form Paddy Doyle regarding his recent Olympic Local leader World Record attempt: Former paratrooper and endurance athlete Paddy Doyle claimed his 254th fitness endurance record in style at the BBC Studios in Birmingham. Doyle was pushed by supporters and the general public along with BBC staff, he achieved the following physical […]

Paddy Doyle’s Olympic Opening Ceremony Record Attempt

July 18, 2012

Paddy Doyle’s Olympic Opening Ceremony Record Attempt


Readers of our newsletter will know that, every now and again, we like to bring you news from Paddy Doyle and his latest record attempts. He's been in touch again to let us know what he's up, this time to in order to celebrate the Olympic Opening Ceromony: On the 27th July 2012 Paddy Doyle […]

A Soldier’s Guide to Speaking Civvy English

July 4, 2012

A Soldier’s Guide to Speaking Civvy English


Military personnel, retired soldiers, and even those poor folks who never had the occasion to don a uniform, will find this very useful. It was first issued with the title: A Soldier's Guide to Speaking Civvy English. A memo from HR Dept.Cussing at Work Dear Employees: It has been brought to management's attention that some […]

Imagine This!

May 22, 2012

Imagine This!


We received the following, as an email, a few days ago with the story of Vietnam veteran, and ‘Medal of Honour’ winner, Ed Freeman. We wanted to put it here because it's the story of a very brave man and, while the words and opinions are those of someone else, we think it makes an […]

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