Josh Llewellyn-Jones was given a 10% chance of surviving, but has set a world record as a weightlifter.
Jenny Tong overcame family tragedy, drug addiction and brushes with the law before the sport of weightlifting "saved" her.
Emily Muskett wins Britain's first World Weightlifting Championship medal in 25 years with bronze in the clean and jerk in Thailand.
Great Britain's Zoe Smith claims her best result at a World Championships with sixth place in the final of the -59kg class in Pattaya, Thailand.
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Meet Indy Dhillon, the ex-soldier who has claimed a major powerlifting title just four years after he took up the sport as part of his rehabilitation from a back injury.