WHYIFIGHT: Vivek Navneet
WHYIFIGHT – What’s your name, where are you from, and what do you do?
My name is Vivek Navneet. Born and grew up in Melbourne, Australia. General Manager at GymIt Watertown.
What makes you a fighter?
Always striving to be the best version of myself. Doing whatever it takes to improve as a person and never giving up on my dreams. Smashing through any life roadblocks that try to stop me from achieving my goals.
What do you fight for?
For my family and mates. I fight to make sure my family and mates are proud of the man I have become.
What inspires you to take the hits and keep on fighting?
My family: Observing the hard work and effort my parents put in to give my brother and I a very fortunate upbringing and life. They have instilled that same work ethic and fight in me.
If you could fight side-by-side with one person, past or present, who would it be?
My mum – She’s an absolute superstar, strongest and toughest person I’ve ever known. She epitomizes the mantra that I live by of “Never give up & push through any obstacles”.
What is your fight fuel?
From a mental and emotional stand point, the love and support of my family and mates. Knowing the belief they have in me fuels me to fight.
What’s your favorite class?
Who is your favorite trainer, and why?
Omar Leonce – The energy, intensity and passion he provides in his classes motivates me to push myself to levels I never knew I could reach.
How do you fight it forward?
Running a health and fitness club, to help and support members achieve their health and fitness goals. Hearing members tell their stories of how they reached their goals and continue to aim higher and set new goals for themselves, inspires me to continue and always fight it forward!
Favorite fight music?
Metalingus – Alter Bridge