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by Tom K
Wed Jun 26, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: The World's Strongest Man (& other strongman competitions)
Replies: 216
Views: 110515

Re: The World's Strongest Man (& other strongman competitions)

https://youtu.be/6kVo4rT3pjA

The ardblair stones new world record.

Sorry for the grainy footage
by Tom K
Fri Jun 14, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Johnny Isaacs
Replies: 3
Views: 138

Re: Johnny Isaacs

Yes, Jeunesse Park posted a memorial on Facebook about him.

Jon Jon Park has been putting up photos on his page if you want to see :

https://www.instagram.com/jonjon.park/

On each photo he is commenting on the circumstances in each photo
by Tom K
Wed May 22, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Ronnie Walker - 1936 pathe video
Replies: 3
Views: 226

Ronnie Walker - 1936 pathe video

Found this great video on YouTube from the British pathe archive - Ronnie Walker strongman from 1936 - what a physique! His lifts in the video : 300lbs over head press (not strict with layback) of a barbel with 2 people hanging onto it 180lbs one hand snatch Some pressing which shows off an incredib...
by Tom K
Sun May 05, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Sticks has left us.I
Replies: 15
Views: 911

Re: Sticks has left us.I

I'm very sorry to hear this. Sorry for you all.
by Tom K
Wed Apr 17, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Weight Training
Topic: John Christy "lost" articles
Replies: 26
Views: 11260

Re: John Christy "lost" articles

The penultimate article- almost finished! Matt Jones- Updated matt jones resized.jpg To the date of this writing Matt has been under my tutelage for almost seven years. This is an update on his progress since the first piece that I wrote about him. To get the details on the training up to this point...
by Tom K
Mon Apr 15, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: DR.KEN HAS LEFT US.
Replies: 8
Views: 824

Re: DR.KEN HAS LEFT US.

[video]https://youtu.be/LMA1itUqe9k[/video]

His 400lbs for 23 reps! Sorry to hear that he passed.
by Tom K
Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: Weight Training
Topic: John Christy "lost" articles
Replies: 26
Views: 11260

Re: John Christy "lost" articles

A 4 month hiatus, but another article finished. The ones left to type are: Dan Riley How to eat to lose fat Matt Jones Here is "Craig's Vision quest" craig cropped smaller.png Craigs Vision quest Authors note This article is a compilation of a series of updates that I wrote on Craig chronicling one ...
by Tom K
Sat Feb 23, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Health and Strength League
Replies: 23
Views: 10112

Re: Health and Strength League

Hello guys Just resurrecting this thread :) What exactly did the health and strength league do? I've seen photos of old bodybuilders with "LGR" before their names. I had thought that it was an army designation? But I've been told it means they were part of the health and strength league. Who ran it?...
by Tom K
Thu Jan 24, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: Weight Training
Topic: Expanders
Replies: 99
Views: 34944

Re: Expanders

Hi Tom, I'm afraid it's a waste of time. I am on the strandpulling forum on Tapatalk and members on that forum(noticed from previously unread thread) like me have tried to contact springmasters( as in last few months) and it seems that the springs are still advertised, but not in stock. Others got ...
by Tom K
Wed Jan 23, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: Weight Training
Topic: Expanders
Replies: 99
Views: 34944

Re: Expanders

Wow, thanks for the springmasters link. A real shame they only have the 5lb springs, but I think I'll pick some up as that is really handy small increments. I just need to see if they are the same length as the Terry's 20lb and 25lb strands. I got my sierra exercise strandpulling set today, really h...