Team Josh

Men's Breakfast
Men's Breakfast

Here we are at our men's breakfast. Words can not express what a great group these guys are. My buddy, Lee Haney, is on my right.

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At University of Texas
At University of Texas

I remember the night Grandaddy called me and said, "We're flying to Austin, Texas tomorrow. You're going to audition for Angel Spassov in order to live and train in Bulgaria". Still surreal.

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Friends and  Family
Friends and Family

I am so blessed to have such love and support. I am extremely grateful to all the people in my life who have been there for me.

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Team Josh Fundraiser
Team Josh Fundraiser

If you want something done, get Grandaddy King on board! Periodically he would organize fundraisers to support my training. Here we are with some of the core members of Team Josh.

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Weightlifting Nationals in Chicago
Weightlifting Nationals in Chicago

Frances Squyres, The Coach, Jerry King, James Waters, and Grandaddy King at the Weightlifting National Championships in Chicago, Illinois.

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East Tennesse State University
East Tennesse State University

Grandaddy King and I traveled all over training and competing. Here we are at East Tennessee State University for a competition.

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Family
Family

My sister, Patience Long, her husband, Jonathan and my nephew, Jo Jo, stopped by to watch me train.

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Kings
Kings

Here I am after a fundraiser with the King men.

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Friends
Friends

If you don't have friends to share your journey with, it's not worth it.

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