Olson was fascinated by the idea of having a six-pack from an early age, partly from idolising her older brother and partly, she says, because she was molested as a seven-year-old. Now Salter trains in the gym four days a week, isolating body parts — back, legs, arms. Her weekly regime now involves two kettlebell training sessions, a mobility session, a light Olympic weightlifting session, a strength-conditioning session, and some cardio. But for others, female strength is a fetish. Kettlebell athlete Eilish Kidd competes on an international level, performing competition lifts such as the snatch, jerk and the long cycle over as many reps as possible in 10 minutes. While Olson got a grip on her drug addiction years back, getting a healthy relationship with food took longer — a problem that many people who train regularly will be familiar with.
Briar. Age: 27.
The boutique Hobart gym, Artgym, that she went on to open has a s Memphis look and aims to attract those who are put off by corporate environments.
Natasha. Age: 27.
Kortney Olson is crushing it: 'It's about them experiencing true female strength'
Her weekly regime now involves two kettlebell training sessions, a mobility session, a light Olympic weightlifting session, a strength-conditioning session, and some cardio. Instead she wrote a program for marginalised teenagers, Kamp Konfidence, and ran it in the Gold Coast hinterland. Facebook Twitter Pinterest.