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by peter yates
Wed Sep 23, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Videos of Old Physical Culturists, Strongmen & Bodybuilders
Topic: Mario, the Newport Strongman
Replies: 1
Views: 11

Re: Mario, the Newport Strongman

Thanks Harry, that took me back to when our club would put on charity shows in town. One of my feats was laying down on a bed of nails and having a big, stone block broken on my chest/abdomen.Another was blowing up and bursting a hot water bottle.Good times.
Regards,Peter.
by peter yates
Tue Sep 22, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: Weight Training
Topic: Training Logs for 2020
Replies: 213
Views: 49196

Re: Training Logs for 2020

Steve, have you been training to gain weight or is this just happening naturally? Have you an optimum weight at which you are at your best?
by peter yates
Mon Sep 21, 2020 11:11 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Macolm Wyatt passes
Replies: 1
Views: 34

Macolm Wyatt passes

I just found out via Joe Roark that British bodybuilding stalwart Malcolm Wyatt passed away on September 16th. Malcolm worked tirelessly to promote Bodybuilding and Physical Culture and was at one time owner of Health and Strength magazine. Following Ron Tyrrell and David Gentle this makes three of ...
by peter yates
Fri Sep 18, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Reg Park Bound
Replies: 20
Views: 2464

Re: Reg Park Bound

Hey Tony, that is a win-win situation.
by peter yates
Wed Sep 16, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: Videos of Old Physical Culturists, Strongmen & Bodybuilders
Topic: Barry Thomas : Grand Master Bodybuilder
Replies: 25
Views: 3264

Re: Barry Thomas : Grand Master Bodybuilder

Thanks Harry, good for Barry.Look forward to seeing the results and wishing him the best.
by peter yates
Tue Sep 15, 2020 6:01 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Sticks Legacy Coloring Book
Replies: 1
Views: 89

Re: Sticks Legacy Coloring Book

Thanks for posting Diane,
i bought the book and as can be expected it is great.Many of the Sticks characters we have have come to know over the years and another two books planned.Proceeds go to worthy causes as Chris would have wanted.
Regards,Peter.
by peter yates
Mon Sep 14, 2020 6:12 am
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Which physical culturists were vegetarian?
Replies: 73
Views: 10578

Re: Which physical culturists were vegetarian?

Well that makes sense as most of the nutrients in a food go into the water when they are boiled.I remember growing up hearing that if you boil vegetables you may as well drink the water if you want the goodness.Also don't forget the old Jewish remedy for anything that ails you,the good old chicken s...
by peter yates
Thu Sep 10, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: I have some important news to relay
Replies: 6
Views: 233

Re: I have some important news to relay

Harry, glad to hear you got in there mate.Good luck with your political endeavor.
Regards,Peter.
by peter yates
Thu Sep 10, 2020 12:19 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Did Bill Pullum Put a Coat On...
Replies: 1
Views: 105

Re: Did Bill Pullum Put a Coat On...

Handson, i feel you are right in saying the originals were not painted. The ones we had at Darwen Weightlifting club were not and thin coat of oil every now and then kept them in good shape. However just before the club closed in 2017 the premises they were then in was very damp and the weights that...
by peter yates
Thu Sep 10, 2020 12:07 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Which physical culturists were vegetarian?
Replies: 73
Views: 10578

Re: Which physical culturists were vegetarian?

Yep, that pea soup will do it. ;)