He stands on the cusp of being Britain's greatest heavyweight in a generation, he's an Olympic hero, he's a brilliant ambassador for his sport, he is extremely handsome, he seems like a really nice guy, and his Instagram account is a source of constant delight. Soon, Anthony Joshua will fight Wladimir Klitschko in one of the most eagerly anticipated title fights of all time. Meantime, here are just some of AJ's Instagram highlights...
AJ takes a break after another hard sesh.
Workin' up a sweat
AJ's laundry bills run into the thousands.
Training with an altitude mask
Or possibly auditioning for a Zorro remake.
Rocky training montage
Only with much cooler music.
Relaxing with a cuppa.
Trousers of the future
Anthony really enjoying some techno strides.
Circle of Truth
AJ putting in the work.
Taking it to the house in NYC
AJ in New York to promote the fight. Left to right: impresario Danny Dyer, AJ, Ivan Drago, your host Billy Crystal.
Jumping rope like a boss/very small girl
AJ proving the wisdom of Eddie Izzard's observation: "Huge boxers and very small girls are the only two social groups in the world who do skipping."
Dumbells roughly the size of a small car
AJ treats himself to apple pie and ice cream.
Getting in decent shape
AJ here beginning a long session of... snapping squash rackets? It's not really clear.
Chilling with The Rock
Chicken salads all round.
Hitting The Wall
AJ pictured discovering how much tickets are marked up on Stub Hub.
Getting the miles in.
Writing on the Wall
AJ is an inspiration.
Man of Faith
Pool party for one
AJ gets some peace and quiet.
Tying a bowtie: about as hard as facing Wlad.
Anthony lifts all of the weights.
And it is all building up to this moment of truth.