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by peter yates
Fri May 17, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Launch of Muscleanous Column
Replies: 20
Views: 573

Re: Launch of Muscleanous Column

Hi David, knew you would enjoy it.Actually it is two books in one as his wife's story is also featured. A real power couple and very nice people.
Regards,Peter.
by peter yates
Wed May 15, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: Iron Humor by "Sticks"
Topic: SKETCHBOOK
Replies: 54
Views: 4725

Re: SKETCHBOOK

Just going through the site reminds me what fantastic contributions Sticks gave us. The humor,the training tips,equipment plans, just priceless. So grateful he left so much for us but sure do miss him.
Regards,Peter.
by peter yates
Tue May 14, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Launch of Muscleanous Column
Replies: 20
Views: 573

Re: Launch of Muscleanous Column

Hi David, yes i will let you know how to get Ray's book. It was great to catch up by phone yesterday and talk about our dear departed Sticks,god rest his soul. By the way in the Muscleaneous column the photo of the aging Arnold is in fact not Arnold but the physique of Andreas Cahling with Arnold's ...
by peter yates
Tue May 14, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Launch of Muscleanous Column
Replies: 20
Views: 573

Re: Launch of Muscleanous Column

Capes always made excuses if something went wrong,he was not a good sport. Although i wanted Britain to win in the international Strongman events i found myself rooting for John Paul or some other athlete due to Capes attitude. In the contest with Ray he is complaining about the back lift and teleph...
by peter yates
Tue May 14, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Launch of Muscleanous Column
Replies: 20
Views: 573

Re: Launch of Muscleanous Column

I have mentioned Ray's book previously on the forum, and it is in mind recommended reading for anyone interested in the history of the iron game especially powerlifting and Strongman. In all three sports, powerlifting, BB and Strongman Ray has stood toe to toe with the best often coming out victorio...
by peter yates
Mon May 13, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Launch of Muscleanous Column
Replies: 20
Views: 573

Re: Launch of Muscleanous Column

Hi Ray, just want to thank you and all other members for supporting the Library and helping keep HOPC going and growing.
Regards,Peter.
by peter yates
Sun May 12, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: Weight Training
Topic: training Log Forum 2019
Replies: 97
Views: 3922

Re: training Log Forum 2019

Hi Colin, i think about Chris every time i train and imagine him with me. Sorry about your injury but as you know they are part of life and it is how we work with them that makes the difference. To be honest i have treated most problems myself.Sometimes we need help as with a clear diagnosis but if ...
by peter yates
Sun May 12, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: Weight Training
Topic: Expanders
Replies: 97
Views: 31642

Re: Expanders

Hi Richie, thanks for posting some of your journey and congratulations for finding something that fit and sticking with it. Regularity and consistency are what counts and you will only do that if you enjoy what you do and it works. The great thing is you can do this for another 40 years or more. If ...
by peter yates
Sat May 11, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Launch of Muscleanous Column
Replies: 20
Views: 573

Re: Launch of Muscleanous Column

Health and Strength's loss is our gain.
Regards,Peter.
by peter yates
Sat May 11, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: Videos of Old Physical Culturists, Strongmen & Bodybuilders
Topic: WORLD RECORD 560lb (255kg) Steinborn Rockover squat!
Replies: 1
Views: 47

Re: WORLD RECORD 560lb (255kg) Steinborn Rockover squat!

Thanks Dave, Licis has a real chance of being WSM in the future.I think he will also go after a few records.
Regards,Peter.