Chris Fitzgerald - Sheffield Hallam University Lecturer and founder of Strong Saturdays

Chris Fitzgerald 211006Chris, titled Northern England’s strongest man at 105kg body weight works on his own project called Strong Saturdays. Strong Saturdays is a programme that guides a team of South Yorkshire strongmen to competition standard.

Chris’s career started out in sport science research methods at Derby University, with expertise in drug use, drug abuse and drug policy, Chris has since been lecturing at Sheffield Hallam University for seven years. Chris is now undertaking research into the effects of exercise on recovery from substance addiction whilst also working closely with Phoenix Futures and Strong Saturdays.