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How is weightlifting helping former drug addicts turn their lives around?

Monday 13 March 2017

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A project in Sheffield is helping former drug addicts turn their lives around through strongman training.

Every Saturday, a group of sports coaches from Sheffield Hallam train a team of strongmen through a project called Strong Saturdays. Some of these athletes have previously been addicted to heroin and crack cocaine.

Watch Steve Horvath talk about how Strong Saturdays has changed his life.

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