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History of Powerlifting, Weightlifting and Strength Training – Part 5 0

A Bit Of Lifting And Training History From My Perspective. With the proliferation of health clubs, spas, fitness facilities, gyms, and the fact that most martial arts and yoga teachers have somehow branched out into personal training or “their-specialty-specific lose […]

History of Powerlifting, Weightlifting and Strength Training – Part 4 0

The New York Scene. In the New York City area, Olympic lifting was very popular in the early to mid-1960’s. There were pockets of activity that spread from The McBurney YMCA basement on 23rd Street in Manhattan to Lost Battalion […]

History of Powerlifting, Weightlifting and Strength Training – Part 3 0

The Quest For Knowledge. In the days before the internet and immediate worldwide communication, the wonders of bodybuilding, especially in California, was brought to the attention of the many eager enthusiasts across the country, through the pages of Joe Weider’s […]

History of Powerlifting, Weightlifting and Strength Training – Part 2 0

One’s choice of lifting activity could have been very much determined by their geographic location in the 1940’s through the 1960’s. Referring to the first installment of this series, while most “training guys” did the same basic exercises, different parts […]

History of Powerlifting, Weightlifting and Strength Training – Part 1 1

There are many fundamental differences among the participants of the various aspects of the iron related sports. The emotional response and make up of the athletes involved in strongman competition differs from those who compete in bodybuilding shows and powerlifters […]

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