The Faces behind Smash & Pass Gymwear!

S&P is a two person operation ran by myself (Levi) and chief parcel packer Claire! We are both enthusiastic and semi competitive Strong people. Claire is a Personal Trainer and I am a Graphic Designer. We started the brand as an outlet for myself to combine my passions for design and strength. We pride ourselves on being able to use local independent businesses in Scotland and have a genuine drive to continually make the brand better.

Hometown: Aberdeen, Scotland

Favourite lift: Farmers Walk (Levi), Log Press (Claire)

Follow Levi on Instagram @levi.lifts.things

Follow Claire on Instagram @beyondthebarpt

 

 

Chris Beetham

Chris was our very first sponsored athlete to join the team, he is a World class natural Strongman, powerlifter, stonelifter and coach, His accomplishments speak for themselves:

Scotland’s Strongest Man 3rd 2020, British bdfpa Champion 2019, Scotland's strongest natural 2018, Britains strongest natural runner up 2018, 3 x Scottish bdfpa powerlifting champion, British bdfpa deadlift record holder, WHEA World’s strongest natural 4th 2018 & Dinnie lifter no. 64th

Hometown: Tullibody, Scotland

Favourite lift: Natural Steens

Follow Chris on Instagram @the___beef

 

 

Deezy McIntyre Wilson

Deezy is a strength coach with a background in Powerlifting and this year has started training in Strongman. Accomplishments so far include: 

2x 1st place Scottish division bdfpa powerlifting, Scottish bench press holder, Scottish deadlift record holder, 1st place Andy Bolton deadlift champion, 1st place freefit strongest strongwoman champion.

Hometown: Glasgow, Scotland

Favourite lift: Deadlift

Follow Deezy on Instagram @dzdeefitness

 

Jim Gerrard

A fellow gym member at Results Gym with us. Jim is a competitive Strongman at a national level. Some of his accomplishments are:

Scotland Strongest natural man u105 winner 2018, Scottish naturals 3rd place 2019, Scotland’s Strongest natural man u90 runner up 2015/16, North England’s Strongest natural man u90 winner 2017, Britain’s Strongest natural man u90 2nd place 2017, World’s strongest natural team 4th 2019

Hometown: Oldmeldrum, Scotland

Favourite lift: Atlas Stones

Follow Jim on Instagram @jim_gerrard_1986

 

 

Priscilla Ribeiro

A competitive strongwoman, model and business woman, P started competing in 2018 and has gone from strength to strength, literally, including being only one of eight women to successfully lift the Dinnie Stones. Her achievements include:

8th Female Dinnie Stone Lifter - 2020, Static Monsters 1st place (u62.5kg) - 2018, Static Monsters 1st place (u72kg) - 2019, London’s Strongest 3rd - 2018, Commando Temple Strongest Woman 3rd - 2019, Portugal’s Strongest Woman 4th - 2019

Hometown: London, England

Favourite lift: 18” / Silver Dollar Deadlift

Follow P on Instagram @missy_poison

 

Kyle Randalls

A competitive Highland games athlete who you may have spotted in documentaries such as Stoneland, Men in Kilts and Home Games.

Kyle is a very decorated athlete who is Current Scottish Champion, British & Scottish Champion in the 16/22lb hammers and placed 2nd in the SHGA World Championships 2019.

Hometown: Falkirk, Scotland

Favourite lift: Hammer Throw

Follow Kyle on Instagram @kilted_kyle



 

Becca McIntyre Wilson

Becca is a competitive Powerlifter and Personal Trainer who also has an interest in Calisthenics. 

She holds 1st in Scotland’s BDFPA Powerlifting. She has also won best lifter at West Coast Push / Pull Championship, 2nd place at Andy Bolton Deadlift competition and holds the BDFPA Scottish Bench & Deadlift record.

Hometown: Glasgow, Scotland

Favourite lift: Deadlift

Follow Becca on Instagram @_becca_fit_

 

Dave Thompson

Originally hailing from Scotland, Dave is a Police Officer. In 2020 he became one of only 150 people to lift the Dinnie Stones. As well as strength training he is a Purple Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.

Hometown: Runcorn, England

Favourite lift: Deadlift

Follow Dave on Instagram @davet_90

 

 

Jamie Duncan

Jamie is an avid stonelifter and is one of the lightest person to load all 9 of the Ardblair Stones. In 2020 Jamie also won the Donald Dinnie Virtual Gathering with an impressive lift of loading a 158kg tackyless sandstone atlas stone to a 49” plinth. Jamie has also lifted the Dinnie Stones both in the traditional straddle lift and side by side.

Hometown: Brechin, Scotland

Favourite lift: Steens

Follow Jamie on Instagram @jamie.duncan.strongman

 

 

Ross Broom

Ross has an incredible story and journey with strength training after having a kidney transplant. I would urge you all to listen to his podcast episode on the Braw & The Brave!

Ross is a competitive Highland Games athlete and a keen natural stone lifter.

Hometown: Law, Scotland

Favourite lift: Power Cleans

Follow Ross on Instagram @the_transplant_trainer

 

 

Mark Johnson

Mark is our first International athlete! He is a competitive Strongman, Highland Games athlete and Grip geek. In 2019 Mark also travelled to Scotland to become the 117th person to lift the Dinnie Stones.

Hometown: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Favourite lift: Deadlifts

Follow Mark on Instagram @markob42

 

 

Matt Jones

Matt is an all round weightlifter who frequently competes in the IAWA. He’s an avid stonelifter and has lifted the Dinnie Stones on several occasions, including on one occasion with his girlfriend Chloe on his shoulders! He also coined the iconic phrase ‘You Can’t Beat Stupid

Hometown: Tamworth, England

Favourite lift: Walking Stones

Follow Matt on Instagram @mattojones

 

 

Alex Shepherd

A personal trainer and keen stonelifter,, Alex was the 145th person to lift the legendary Dinnie Stones. Alex has also recently got into Strongman smashing his first comp coming first place!

Hometown: Edinburgh, Scotland

Favourite lift: Steens

Follow Alex on Instagram @alexshepherdstrength

 

 

Lucy Sumner

Lucy is a fitness enthusiast & her blog aims to help others get excited about fitness too! An all-rounder, Lucy is a fitness instructor, takes part in CrossFit, and competes in OCRs across Scotland

Hometown: Perth, Scotland

Favourite lift: Burpees (Potentially the only person in the world!)

Follow Lucy on Instagram @lucyfitnessblog