Australia's Very Own Fantastic Four Interviews


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h3AustraliarsquosVeryOwnFantasticFourInterviewsh3pTwentiethCenturyFoxHomeEntertainmenthasuncoveredAustraliarsquosveryownFantasticFour.Eachexhibitingextremepowersandskillsintheirownsportstheseinspirationalyoungstersaremakinganimpactontheworldbecomingchampionsintheirchosenfields.ThisweektheycometogethertomarkthereleaseofthisyearrsquosmustownkidrsquosactionfilmFantasticFouravailableonBlurayDVDandDigitalHDonthe9thDecember.brbrThefourkidshavebeenselectedbasedontheirachievementsandhighlevelofexpertiseacrosssurfingweightliftingJiuJitsuandscooterriding.brbrTheymaynotpossessthesuperhumanpowersasseeninthefilmyettheseyoungathleteshavealteredtheirmindandbodiestoharnessthedisciplinepatienceandskillthatrsquosseeingthembecomeforcestobereckonedwithintheseextremesports.brbrTogetherAustraliarsquosFantasticFourhaveachievedcountlessawardsworldtitlesandmedalsmakingthemsomeofAustraliarsquoseliteyoungsportstars.brbrbrph3imgstylefloatrightmargin5px15pxsrchttpwww.girl.com.auimgausfantasticfour1.jpgheight350width229InterviewwithKobiClementsh3pKobiClementsbecomesMr.FantasticsurfingextraordinairebrSportSurfingbrAge11yearsoldbrRecentachievementsSecondinHawaiiinthecontestandsurfingpipelinebrbrbrstrongQuestionstrongHowdoesitfeeltobeoneofAustraliarsquosveryownFantasticFourbrbrstrongKobiClementsstrongItfeelsgreatandIamstoked.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhichofthecharactersinFantasticFourisyourfavouriteandwhybrbrstrongKobiClementsstrongThehumantorchbecausehecanflyandheshootfireballs.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatoriginallyinspiredyoutostartsurfingbrbrstrongKobiClementsstrongMydadshowmetheoceanandIhavelovediteversince.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatdidyoulearnaboutthewaterbeforebeginningsurfinglessonsbrbrstrongKobiClementsstrongThattheoceanisafunplacetobeaslongasyouknowtheoceanrules.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatdoyouloveaboutsurfingbrbrstrongKobiClementsstrongItsalwaysfunanditssuchahealthsportandthereisnothingbetterthanbeingintheocean.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongDoyousurfallyearroundbrbrstrongKobiClementsstrongYesIsurfeveryday.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongCanyoutellusaboutyoursurfingsignaturemovesbrbrstrongKobiClementsstrongBowlcutbackandgrabrailscutbacksaremyfavouriteturns.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongHowdiditfeeltoplaceatyourrecentcompetitioninHawaiibrbrstrongKobiClementsstrongIloveHawaiiitsoneofmyfavouriteplacetobethewavesareawesomeandtherespectofthepeople.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatareyour2016goalsbrbrstrongKobiClementsstrongIwantmasterthebarrelslikeANDYIronanddobigairlikeJohnJohnFlorence.brbrbrph3imgstylefloatleftmargin5px15pxsrchttpwww.girl.com.auimgausfantasticfour2.jpgheight350width243InterviewwithThiagoOrtizh3pThiagoOrtizgainsimmensestrengthastheThingusinghissuperhumanstrengthtowintheworldtitlebrSportJiuJitsubrAge11yearsoldbrRecentachievements2015amp2014PanPacificChampion2015amp2014AustralianChampion2015amp2014NSWChampion2015amp2014VictoriaChampion2015amp2014QueenslandChampion2015amp2014CanberraChampion2015WorldChampioninCaliforniabrbrbrstrongQuestionstrongHowdoesitfeeltobeoneofAustraliarsquosveryownFantasticFourbrbrstrongThiagoOrtizstrongItfeelsawesomeandIamveryproudandhonouredtobechosen.ItwasjustunfortunatethatIcouldntbeinAustraliaatthetimeoftheinterviews.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhydidyouenjoythemovieFantasticFourbrbrstrongThiagoOrtizstrongItrsquosasuperheromovieandwithlotofaction.Reallycool.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhichofthecharactersinFantasticFourisyourfavouritebrbrstrongThiagoOrtizstrongThefireguyHecanflyandhascoolpowers.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatisJiuJitsubrbrstrongThiagoOrtizstrongJiuJitsuisagrapplingsportthatitcanbeusedforselfdefensefitnessandasasport.IlearntodochokesjointmanipulationssweepsthrowsasinJudoandmore.ItsaverycompleteandefficientMartialArts.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhichisyourfavouriteJiuJitsumovebrbrstrongThiagoOrtizstrongBerimbolo.ItsahighlevelmovewhichstartfromasweepandendsgettingthepersonsbackandinJiuJitsuyouneverexposeorgiveyourbackasthepersonthatisatthebackcanapplyaneckchoke.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongCanyoutellusaboutwhatinspiredyoutobeginJiuJitsubrbrstrongThiagoOrtizstrongFirstwasbecauseofmysistershestartedjiujitsuveryyoungandshewasreallyreallygoodsoIwantedtobeasgoodasherandalsoIwasveryinspiredandmotivatedfrommydadandIwanttomakehimfeelproudofmeheismymentorinJiuJitsuandIwouldntreachorbewhatImtodayifitwasntforhisguidenesandsupport.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatisinvolvedinatypicalJiuJitsutrainingsessionbrbrstrongThiagoOrtizstrongWestartwithawarmupthenwedoabout2or3techniquesthenwedowrestlingfor10to30minandsometimeswedoagameattheend.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhendoyoutrainandhowoftenbrbrstrongThiagoOrtizstrongItrainMondaytoSaturdayandmostofthedaystwiceaday.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongYoursquovealreadyachievedsomuchat11yearsofagewhatrsquosnextforyoubrbrstrongThiagoOrtizstrongNextIamlookingtowinthepanAmericanchampionshipinJiuJitsuandholdmypositionascaptaininchessatmyschool.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongDoyouhavea2016goalbrbrstrongThiagoOrtizstrongYesIwouldliketowintheworldschampionshipsagain.brbrbrph3imgstylefloatrightmargin5px15pxsrchttpwww.girl.com.auimgausfantasticfour3.jpgheight221width350InterviewwithLachlanRoseh3pLachlanRosebecomestheHumanTorchashetrailsacrosstheskateparksbrSportScooterriderbrAge14yearsoldbrRecentachievements2015FirstintheAustralianandNSWtitlesforunder13yearoldAustralianScooterAssociationcompetitionbrbrbrstrongQuestionstrongHowdoesitfeeltobeoneofAustraliarsquosveryownFantasticFourbrbrstrongLachlanRosestrongItisverycooltobechosenandithasbeenlotsoffun.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWherewouldwefindyouonaSundaybrbrstrongLachlanRosestrongAtaskatepark.IfitistoohottoscootIwillgotothebeachtopsurf.IalsoenjoyspearfishingwhenIcanfindafriendtogowith.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongCanyoutellusaboutyourscooterbrbrstrongLachlanRosestrongMyscooterisamixofdifferentpartsImademyselfafewmonthsagoformybirthday.IthasanEnvydeckScooterFarmbarsRootIndustrywheelsandsomereallycoolbarwrapfromScooterHutonmywheels.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatoriginallyinspiredyoutostartcompetingbrbrstrongLachlanRosestrongIwasinspiredtocompetebywatchingproridersonYoutubeandatcomps.Iwasinspiredtoimproveandhopefullybeasgoodasthem.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhendoyoutrainandhowoftenbrbrstrongLachlanRosestrongMostdaysItrytogotomylocalskateparkforaride.WednesdayismytrainingnightatMonsterSkateParkfor4hours.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatrsquosatypicalscootertrainingsessioninvolvebrbrstrongLachlanRosestrongPracticingallmytricksandhavingfunwithfriends.IfthereisacompetitioncomingupIwillpracticemyrunforthecompetition.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongHowdiditfeeltoplacefirstintheAustralianandNSWtitlesoftheScooterAssociationcompetitionbrbrstrongLachlanRosestrongAmazing.Itwasgoodtoseeallthetrainingpaidoff.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatdidyouhavetodoatthecompetitionbrbrstrongLachlanRosestrongCompetitorsareallowedtohave2runseach45secondslonginthecompetitionatdifferentindoorsskateparks.Youhavetodoyourbesttricksandnotstackintheruntogetthebestscore.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatareyour2016goalsbrbrstrongLachlanRosestrongTogettotheAustralianTitlesnextyearintheUnder16yearsagegroupandhopefullybeselectedtoparticipateintheScooterHutProSeriescompetitionagain.brbrbrph3imgstylefloatleftmargin5px15pxsrchttpwww.girl.com.auimgausfantasticfour4.jpgheight226width350InterviewwithYasminCarterh3pYasminCarterbecomestheInvisibleWomanormoreliketheinvinciblewomanbrSportWeightliftingampCrossfitbrAge16yearsoldbrRecentachievementsStateTitles20152ndPlace201558kgNationalYouthWeightliftingCampionCommonwealthYouthGamesBronzemedalist58kgs2015CrossFitOpen9thFittestTeen1617divisionAustbrbrbrstrongQuestionstrongHowdoesitfeeltobeoneofAustraliarsquosveryownFantasticFourbrbrstrongYasminCarterstrongItfeelsincredibletohavebeenchosenasapartofAustraliarsquosownFantasticFour.ItrsquosveryhumblingandalsoverycooltoknowthatwhatyoutrainforeverydayisbeingrecognizedbyothersoutsidethegymIrsquomhopingthatasapartofthisroleIcaninspireotherteengirlslikemyselftodoeverythingintheirpowertoleadahealthyfitfunctionallifestyle.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatisyourextremepowerbrbrstrongYasminCarterstrongMylsquoextremepowerrsquoisessentiallymovingheavythingsoverlongandshortdistancesasfastandefficientlyaspossible.IamanOlympicWeightlifterandCrossFitter.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatisCrossfitbrbrstrongYasminCarterstrongCrossFitisldquoFunctionalFitnessrdquo.Astyleoftrainingthatallowsyoutostrengthenallaspectsoffitnesstoprepareyouforeverydaylivingandbecomeafitandhealthyhumanbeing.Itinvolvesavarietyofgymnasticscardioandweightliftingmovementsarrangedinacircuitstyleoftendoneingroupsandleadbyacoach.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatoriginallyinspiredyoutostartCrossfitbrbrstrongYasminCarterstrongComingfromaTaekwondobackgroundwhenIwasyoungerIamablackbeltImovedintokickboxingwithmycoachwhenIwasinYear7who4yearslaterisstillmycoach.FromtherehebegantograduallyintegrateCrossFitworkoutsandbasicOlympicWeightliftingmovementsintomytraining.IbasicallyjustranwithitfromtherebrbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhendoyoutrainandhowoftenbrbrstrongYasminCarterstrongItrainoutoftwodifferentfacilitiesoneinBondiJunctionandanotherinBotanycalledCrossFitWhiteoutownedbymycoachLukeBaranowski.BetweenthesetwolocationsItraintwiceadaymorningnightduringschooland23timesperdayintheholidays.VaryingGymnasticsskillstrengthworkCrossFitworkoutsandOlympiclifting.ItrainMonFriandSaturdaymorning.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatisinvolvedinaCrossfitworkoutbrbrstrongYasminCarterstrongCrossFitinvolvesacombinationofGymnasticsskillscardiotrainingandweightliftingmovementsarrangedinacircuittypeformat.Thesemovementsareeitherdoneinsetroundsfortimeorasmanyaspossibleinatimecap.brbrSomecommonCrossFitworkoutsforexamplearebrldquoFranrdquobrFortimebr21159ofeachmovementbrBarbellthrusterssquatintoanoverheadpressndashrepeatedbrPullupbrbrOrbrAsManyRoundsasPossiblein20minofbr10AirSquatsbr9Pushupsbr8Pullupsbr200mRunorRowbrbrbrstrongQuestionstrongCanyoutalkusthroughyourweightliftingtrainingbrbrstrongYasminCarterstrongIbeganlearningOlympicWeightliftingabout4yearsagothesametimeasCrossFitastheycomplimentandintertwinewitheachothe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