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by David Gentle
Mon Jul 06, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Weight Training
Topic: Muscle Making by DON DORANS
Replies: 18
Views: 365

Re: Muscle Making by DON DORANS

Just found my old Dorans courses and booklets, see current no 14 Muscleanous, i will if i can relocate his schedules send some in for people to sample. he really was the best David Gentle
by David Gentle
Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: How long has Physical Culture been going on for?
Replies: 19
Views: 881

Re: How long has Physical Culture been going on for?

Jarett, thats an amazing piece of work you have done. Re the Todds, (only Jan now as Terry has gone) Dave Webster gave them or the museum one of the oldest books ever on pc. cant recal details off hand it was circa 1560, really rare, the Texas museum is the place to go, i have m ost copies of their ...
by David Gentle
Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Who were the oldest physical culturists that ever lived?
Replies: 48
Views: 1113

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

Come on guys, get stuck in and obtain my basic copy for you to add your contributions, then Diane can make a feature of it, some pix would also be nice. David Gentle
by David Gentle
Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Health and Strength League
Replies: 26
Views: 16175

Re: Health and Strength League

Re H&S, yes i have all of Malcolms body of work re the league etc, also my own files, i was leaguer 229291 and also a life member of NABBA forgotten number its an early one, wonder if it still allows me free entry to NABBA shows? currently doing muscleanous,but will dig out the other stuff and see i...
by David Gentle
Wed Jul 01, 2020 4:53 am
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Who were the oldest physical culturists that ever lived?
Replies: 48
Views: 1113

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

Hi Gang, As Diane mentions elsewhere, i have sent her an A to Z, list of about 300 pc personalities births and deaths, of course, some mistakes, although i checked most via other sources, Ask Diane for the list then edit it to fit in any of yourown finds and extra info, the idea being it can eventua...
by David Gentle
Wed Jul 01, 2020 4:44 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: john lear passes
Replies: 2
Views: 79

Re: john lear passes

Sorry to hear about John, i still have his lifting book he wrote years ago. RIP David Gentle
by David Gentle
Sun Jun 28, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Who were the oldest physical culturists that ever lived?
Replies: 48
Views: 1113

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

Can you just hang on in there guys, keep your lists handy, then we can compare, i have literally hundreds of names and data, it all needs another look at, you can help, but i promise this list also has been triple checked, but a lot of missing names. i got my info from various sources, a lot of old ...
by David Gentle
Sun Jun 28, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: Weight Training
Topic: Muscle Making by DON DORANS
Replies: 18
Views: 365

Re: Muscle Making by DON DORANS

Those articles are just examples of how good Don was,he really knew his stuff, even gave Arnold S some tips when they used to meet at Diane Bennetts, Just think how good he was at genuine personal training, i used to look forward to every schedule, all hand written with personal extra advice. He hon...
by David Gentle
Sun Jun 28, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: Weight Training
Topic: Muscle Making by DON DORANS
Replies: 18
Views: 365

Re: Muscle Making by DON DORANS

Those articles are just examples of how good Don was,he really knew his stuff, even gave Arnold S some tips when they used to meet at Diane Bennetts, Just think how good he was at genuine personal training, i used to look forward to every schedule, all hand written with personal extra advice. He hon...
by David Gentle
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Who were the oldest physical culturists that ever lived?
Replies: 48
Views: 1113

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

Stick with me on this as i am just beginning what looks like the sort of job you wished you had never started in the first place. i have a massive bundle of lists which i used to compile as i heard of deaths of well know and other guys, and have just begain it, now its said a job once started it hal...