‘There’s nothing you can’t do’: ‘GOAT’ Lewis Hamilton’s best friend Angela Cullen opens up after splitting up with Mercedes driver
Lewis Hamilton’s former physiotherapist and assistant Angela Cullen recently sent a heartfelt message on social media thanking the British F1 driver for spending time with him.
Just hours before the first practice session of the 2023 F1 Saudi Grand Prix, Hamilton announced that he and Karen had decided to part ways.
The 48-year-old responded in her own post, stating:
“Exactly seven years ago on this day, I stood in the Formula 1 paddock for the first time at the Australian Grand Prix and today I am thrilled to share that I am setting off on my next adventure. It’s been a long journey and I know my story will continue.Thanks to the MB team for being my family for the past 7 years.
The New Zealander delivered a message of encouragement while calling Hamilton the greatest player of all time. she said:
“And @lewishamilton, GOAT!! It was such an honor and a pleasure to stand alongside you. I am so proud of you and all you have achieved. Please support me. Thank you for believing in me and thank you for showing us the limitless potential that we all have I can’t wait to see the next chapter There is nothing you can’t do Don’t stop believing … The journey of life is one big wave Keep on riding and dream big If your dreams come true With your power forever side STILL WE RISE.”
Karen as a child He reportedly “had a passion for all sports”. During her formative years in New Zealand, she apparently tried cricket, football, netball, volleyball, basketball, swimming and track and field.
However, Karen gravitated toward field hockey and even represented her country while in the 15-21 age group. She then completed degrees in health sciences and physical therapy, which led her to a career in high-performance health care for athletes.
As a member of Lewis Hamilton’s inner circle, Karen was responsible for writing down his daily routine and managing personal logistics, sleep patterns, travel arrangements, meals, and more. It was seen as one of the main reasons for its unparalleled level of competence and achievement.
In the past, Hamilton has called Karen one of the greatest things that ever happened to him. At Cullen, he not only had trusted employees, but also close friends.
‘He has a myriad of things to say’ – Lewis Hamilton receives too much criticism, according to Mika Hakkinen
Lewis Hamilton has a lot to say to critics but chose not to, says former two-time F1 world champion Mika Hakkinen.
Hamilton is currently in his 11th season with Mercedes in 2023. michael schumacher Most seasons with a single team. But the seven-time world champion started his campaign with a chip on his shoulder.
Häkkinen failed to score a win or a pole position for the first time since his F1 debut in 2007.
Speaking on the Unibet International YouTube channel about the possibility of the Silver Arrows in the upcoming 2023 F1 season, the 53-year-old said:
“Lewis Hamilton again… I think he’s going to be very motivated. He’ll give it his all. It will be interesting to see how much patience he has for F1. So much criticism. I said, “He has so many things to say, but he knows how much controversy it causes. It’s not an easy place.”
Lewis Hamilton also finished sixth in last year’s drivers’ standings, 35 points ahead of his teammate. George Russell While struggling to tame the Mercedes W13.
Häkkinen believes the 38-year-old will need to show improved mental strength when he faces Russell this time. He went on to add:
“If the car is good and winning, then all is well. Otherwise his comments may not be very flattering. Motivation and mental strength need to be there. He has to give 100 per cent because his team-mates are fast and strong and if Lewis says Hamilton can’t beat his team-mate, he made a mistake somewhere.”
Lewis Hamilton is still discussing a new deal with Mercedes, but some feel he may pause to assess the team’s competitiveness before committing to a future.