“I needed to formulate some sort of game plan, on how this was going to be lasting change.” The first step was severing ties with all his old friends and joining the local gym.
The transformation was clear for all to see: gaunt drug addict to bushy-tailed gym goer.
They thought a fresh start might change his attitude so he was shipped off down to Melbourne to live with his Aunty.
He arrived in outer-suburban Melbourne at age fourteen and started hanging out at the skate park in Croydon with a kid called SED.
His positive new outlook and fresh love of fitness landed Anthony a job as a store manager for a supplement company in Albion Park.