but for Darren Waiwai exercise was about silencing the taniwha
Darren ‘D’ Waiwai wears his old singlet to the gym everyday so he can see how far he’s come.
The Masterton father of four has lost 65kg in the last year. Now, his old clothes hang off him like a tent.
Going to the gym has helped Waiwai work through family trauma, and it’s been a lifesaver for his son who he’s working alongside after a period of poor mental health.
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