Her father is painter and decorator and her mother is a farm worker.
She grew up in Camborne, Cornwall. At the age of 14, she was groomed by one of her parents lodgers and had a sexual relationship with her.
Bony to beastly: Cornwall’s Joey Berry muscles his way to the top Mylah slutty girl
Inshe graduated from the Camborne Science mode, International Academy. Soon afterwards she began training as a nurse. While Thomas was a chronic asthmatic since childhood and was unable to do any sort of strenuous physical activities at a young age, she became inspired by the way women looked and knew she wanted to someday be like them. Thomas was very shy at a young age and did not pursue her desire to become a bodybuilder until she felt comfortable enough to do it.
The gym owner's wife replied to her goal of building muscle by saying it should be left to the ccornwall, however, her husband began to train her. He gave her a training plan of a 3 split routine a week, while eating only 3 meals a day and no supplements.
The Sports Hub - Fowey River Academy | Cornwall
She soon discovered she had great genetics for bodybuilding and cornwsll grew out of her asthma. Joanna remarked that, "Within six months of training I was the only girl in my gym class that could do proper push-ups ". She began to seriously get into bodybuilding at the age of According to her mother, she started to go to a local gym when she was 17, but began "obsessive weight training'.
By this time she had decided that she was going to become a oriental models victorville bodybuilder and set her sights on becoming a professional in the field of bodybuilding. From the age of 17 to age 20 she began competing in order to become a professional with the goal of winning the British Championships. Inat age 20, she finished third in the championship finals.
In that contest, her sister Nicola became the first lightweight to win the overall title and pro card Nicola retired without competing as a professional. Inshe moved to ManchesterEngland in order to train at the gym, Betta Bodies, and began taking anabolic steroids She got help training from the gym owner, Kerry Kayesalong with Diane Royle.
She was also sponsored by a supplement company, Chemical Nutrition. During this time Thomas finished two years of nurse training, but later left her schooling in order to focus on her bodybuilding career. She entered the Jan Tana Classic and won the lightweight class; there was no overall champion for Jan Tana that year which made her a co-champion with the other female bodybuilders who won their classes.
This became conrwall first victory as a professional.
COVID – Lift Cornwall
This also qualified her for her first Ms. Olympia in Prior to attending the Olympia, Steve Wennerstrom, a friend of her, invited her to stay in his place in San Diego, Californiain order to prepare for the Ms. Olympia competition.
At the Ms. Olympia she would place 10th in the light weight class.
Marina CornwallPowerlifting - Time4Nutrition
Inafter coming in 2nd fjtness at the GNC Show of Strength lightweight division, she qualified again for the Ms. Olympia, she placed 7th in the lightweight division at the event. During her time in California, she "lived the high life, mixing with celebrities, driving fast cars, living in big houses and going to lots of parties".
She was injured in a car crash and started taking strong pain relief medication that was not fitnesw in the United Kingdom. After competing in the Atlantic City Pro, she retired from bodybuilding.
She began some modelling jobs and starred in adult movies but would then 'bulk out at competition time' by eating and drinking to excess as she gained weight. She began was taking prescribed medication as well as ritness drugs including heroin to dull the pain she suffered in her neck, back and knees. Gay rooms began to take heroin around or InMichelle Jones won the middleweight and overall at the British Championships, breaking Joanna's record because she was eight months younger than she was when she won the British Championships in