Romark Weiss, an athlete who dreams to beсome a legend
- Romark, tell us about yourself, where you were born, where you went to school, if you did any sports when you were a kid?
Romark: I was born fr om the hidden islands of the Philippines. When I was five I was adopted and came to America. I grew up to surfing, dirt biking, and baseball. I graduated in 2009 from Newbury park high school.
- Tell us about your gym and your job as a trainer. How do you motivate people to work out? How do you feel when people you train achieve goals in losing weight/being in shape/getting stronger?
Romark: I am part owner of the training hall. We specialize in strong man, powerlifting and mas-wrestling. When I train people I don't treat them as a client. I treat them as a work out partner. It's a great feeling when people reach their goals!
- How you became a member of mas-wrestling family?
Romark: Odd Haugen, introduced me to this sport. I devoted myself
- Do you remember your first official mas-wrestling match? How did you do?
Romark: No, not really. But I had to lose a lot to get to wh ere I am at.
- Tell us about your first mas-wrestling world championship and your trip to Moscow.
Romark: I only competed in Moscow. And it's amazing! It was definitely a great lesson learner.
- What are your expectations from the upcoming trip to Kyrgyzstan? Do you feel more confident than last year?
Romark: I'm just happy to be here and compete. I train very hard to be here. And the only Enemy is myself.
- Would you like mas-wrestling to become an Olympic sport?
Romark: It would be a dream. I want to represent this country again!
- Who is the person that motivates you to move forward and to be stronger?
Romark: Odd Haugen and the family who believe in me.
- We know that you are very keen on photography. The photos of dancers you post are incredibly beautiful. What else do you do for fun? What are your hobbies?
Romark: I do a lot of things. I try to be a master in everything I do. But if I had to choose my favorite hobby is playing video games with Martins and Shawn.
- And what is your slogan/ favorite quotation
Romark: "No matter what goals you have, pursue it with confidence 100%"
- THANK YOU, Romark, and good luck in Kyrgyzstan!
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Country: United States of America