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My bizarre Josh Schmiedel encounter: 'You ready for it?'

Mark Bode
Updated December 1 2023 - 11:53am, first published November 29 2023 - 4:30pm
Josh Schmiedel's new training method to prolong his rugby league career is unusual, to say the least. Picture supplied
Josh Schmiedel's new training method to prolong his rugby league career is unusual, to say the least. Picture supplied

I'm sitting at a table out the back of Ruby's cafe, on Peel Street in Tamworth, while waiting for the unmistakable Josh Schmiedel. I'm sipping a tasty cappuccino, amid leafy surrounds, when the tall, muscular and heavily tattooed North Tamworth second-rower arrives. He is clad in a singlet and shorts.

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Mark Bode

Mark Bode

Senior Sports Reporter

I’m passionate about writing stories that resonate with people. And I’m genuinely interested in the people I interview; I want to know about them and present their stories in a meaningful way.

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