Monster Energy

The Gym Saved My Life

Agency: KODE


Award-winning production studio KODE and Monster Energy brand, Reign Total Body Fuel have created ‘The Gym Saved my Life’ a four-minute short that captures the personal struggle, Tom Stoltman aka The World’s Strongest Man in the World has had with autism. Directed by David Barr and produced by Kode as part of a trilogy of short films, each focusing on an emotive, inspirational, and authentic story that focuses on athletes overcoming barriers - either personal or professional, to achieve their goals.
Shot in one day, on location in Invergordon, Scotland; Stoltman is joined by his brother Luke, as they discuss the impact that autism has had on his life. Beginning with the troubles he experienced as a child, his diagnosis and the sanctuary that the gym and working out has given him.

This professional campaign titled 'The Gym Saved My Life' was published in United Kingdom in February, 2022. It was created for the brand: Monster Energy, by ad agency: KODE. This Film medium campaign is related to the Non-Alcoholic Drinks, Public Interest, NGO, and Sports industries and contains 1 media asset. It was submitted 9 months ago.


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