Anthony Joshua's Instagram highlights

Alan Tyers
The Telegraph
Man, superman: Anthony Joshua's Instagram account gives an insight to the life of the boxer - Anthony Joshua/Instagram
Man, superman: Anthony Joshua's Instagram account gives an insight to the life of the boxer - Anthony Joshua/Instagram

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...

Reflective

Shattered! Analysis, then home for the weekend baby ����

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Mar 3, 2017 at 5:12am PST

AJ takes a break after another hard sesh.

Workin' up a sweat

Working Out On The Heavy Bag ��

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Mar 15, 2017 at 3:05am PDT

AJ's laundry bills run into the thousands.

Training with an altitude mask

Or possibly auditioning for a Zorro remake.

Rocky training montage

I got to stay focused on the long term goal ����

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Nov 2, 2016 at 12:18pm PDT

Only with much cooler music.

Cafe culture

Proud to be chosen as one of the @lynx #MenOfTheMoment. ����

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Mar 29, 2017 at 5:27am PDT

Relaxing with a cuppa.

Trousers of the future

Changed my antique chair for a sun lounger ��#recoverysession

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Mar 22, 2017 at 9:05am PDT

Anthony really enjoying some techno strides.

Circle of Truth

Reps on reps. Rounds on rounds. �� @underarmouruk #IWILL

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Apr 6, 2017 at 7:25am PDT

AJ putting in the work.

Taking it to the house in NYC

U.K. > Times Square > U.K. Now time to start camp! ��#AJBoxing

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Feb 1, 2017 at 3:00am PST

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

Jumping rope �� @underarmouruk #IWILL

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Apr 14, 2017 at 2:01am PDT

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

Light S&C! ����

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Mar 29, 2017 at 8:55am PDT

90!

Sweet as

Can't beat apple pie & ice cream ����

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Jan 17, 2017 at 12:45pm PST

AJ treats himself to apple pie and ice cream.

Getting in decent shape

Starting the week fresh #AJBoxing

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Mar 27, 2017 at 11:34am PDT

AJ here beginning a long session of... snapping squash rackets? It's not really clear.

Chilling with The Rock

#TBT to when I asked the @therock for a piece of his chicken salad ��#RockBottomPending ��

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Apr 6, 2017 at 2:11pm PDT

Chicken salads all round. 

Hitting The Wall

AJ pictured discovering how much tickets are marked up on Stub Hub. 

Route: Canal

Morning miles ⛽️

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Mar 20, 2017 at 4:07am PDT

Getting the miles in. 

Writing on the Wall

Rule #1 Stay On Your Hustle #AJBoxing ��

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Oct 14, 2015 at 5:14am PDT

AJ is an inspiration.

Man of Faith

AJ prays.

Pool party for one

Rest & Recovery = Longevity��

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Dec 11, 2016 at 12:33pm PST

AJ gets some peace and quiet.

Style

Find you a man that can do both! �� �� @hbsauce14

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Sep 19, 2016 at 9:00am PDT

Tying a bowtie: about as hard as facing Wlad.

Lift off

Only adding discs! #AJBoxing ����

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on May 23, 2016 at 5:14am PDT

Anthony lifts all of the weights.

The opponent

⏳ #AJBoxing

A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Dec 10, 2016 at 5:11pm PST

And it is all building up to this moment of truth.

 

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