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by drob357
Tue Jul 07, 2020 11:46 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Upload Photos to Forum
Replies: 1
Views: 51

Upload Photos to Forum

Greetings All, https://www.davidgentle.com/forum/uploadx.jpg There have been a couple of inquires lately about uploading photos to the HOPC Forum. Unfortunately the resources on our server are used to manage the extensive HOPC online Library. For this reason we ask that you please use a FREE image h...
by drob357
Mon Jul 06, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Muscleaneous Issue 14 By David Gentle
Replies: 0
Views: 57

Muscleaneous Issue 14 By David Gentle

https://www.davidgentle.com/forum/fourteenx.jpg The July issue of MUSCLEANOUS is now available in the HOPC Library. Don't miss this fascinating issue with interesting news, gossip and rare photos along with just the right amount of British humour. Learn about TOM BALCHIN 's extraordinary work with ...
by drob357
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Who were the oldest physical culturists that ever lived?
Replies: 51
Views: 1465

Re: Who were the oldest physical culturists that ever lived?

Greetings, David worked tirelessly preparing a comprehensive list of the "oldest physical culturists". He asked me to invite Forum members to review the list and include their feedback along with additional listings. This list will be used as a research document that will be made available to the pu...
by drob357
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:40 am
Forum: Weight Training
Topic: questions on the lightweight dumbbel system
Replies: 5
Views: 239

Re: questions on the lightweight dumbbel system

Greetings,
David Gentle asked me to publish this article he wrote about PAUL SHAW in the 'public' area of our website so that Forum members could access it.
I also posted the following link on our Facebook page for all to enjoy.
https://www.davidgentle.com/hopc/the-mi ... paul-shaw/
by drob357
Tue Jun 23, 2020 6:47 am
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Who were the oldest physical culturists that ever lived?
Replies: 51
Views: 1465

Re: Who were the oldest physical culturists that ever lived?

David Gentle asked me to publish the following info on Charles Atlas.
https://www.davidgentle.com/atlasc.pdf

David is currently compiling a list of the oldest physical culturists that will be later published on our website.
by drob357
Sat Jun 20, 2020 12:39 pm
Forum: HOPC Book Store
Topic: ON SALE Hackenschmidt Way to Live
Replies: 2
Views: 214

ON SALE Hackenschmidt Way to Live

NEW ARRIVAL IN THE HOPC BOOK STORE! THE WAY TO LIVE BY GEORGE HACKENSCHMIDT VISIT STORE TO CHECK OUT THE TABLE OF CONTENTS https://www.davidgentle.com/store/products/wtl.html https://www.davidgentle.com/forum/wtlx.jpg This 195-page book (large print) was reported to be the largest selling Physical ...
by drob357
Mon Jun 15, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Which physical culturists were vegetarian?
Replies: 45
Views: 2194

Re: Which physical culturists were vegetarian?

it is a while since i read the book and need to do so again as i did quote from that book in an article i wrote on diet. I am sure the milk he consumed was vastly different in quality and nutrition than what comes out of the factory farms where cattle never see light of day and are fed a totally in...
by drob357
Mon Jun 15, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Which physical culturists were vegetarian?
Replies: 45
Views: 2194

Re: Which physical culturists were vegetarian?

I came across a quotation from George Hackenschmidt that may be helpful, while preparing a reproduction of his book entitled, "The Way to Live in Health and Physical Fitness", soon available in the HOPC Book Store. Hackenschmidt sustained a "slight injury" while performing his duties as an engineer....
by drob357
Thu Jun 11, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: HOPC Book Store
Topic: George Hackenschmidt
Replies: 0
Views: 184

George Hackenschmidt

ARRIVING SOON IN OUR HOPC BOOK STORE FULL REPRODUCTION OF "THE WAY TO LIVE IN HEALTH AND PHYSICAL FITNESS" BY GEORGE HACKENSCHMIDT 156-page book published in 1935. Included in the book is "THE STORY OF MY LIFE" by the Author This book is considered to be the largest selling Physical Training Book o...
by drob357
Mon Jun 08, 2020 8:57 am
Forum: HOPC Book Store
Topic: Maxalding Muscle Control Course
Replies: 2
Views: 579

Maxalding Muscle Control Course

https://www.davidgentle.com/store/images/mmclarge.jpg Downloadable PDF - 141 pages This RARE reproduction of MAXALDING Muscle Control Exercises and Techniques by authors, MAXICK (Max Sick) and Monte Saldo was first published in 1909. A reprint followed in the early 1920's. This result-producing boo...