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by peter yates
Sat Nov 02, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Mail Bag - Ask Us a Question
Topic: Adrian Heryet- Mr Britain 1961, NABBA Universe 2nd
Replies: 46
Views: 15327

Re: Adrian Heryet- Mr Britain 1961, NABBA Universe 2nd

Thanks Pete, always good to see photos of Adrian. Yes he certainly was on of Britain's best ever.
Regards,Peter.
by peter yates
Fri Nov 01, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Bill Pearl 89
Replies: 5
Views: 151

Re: Bill Pearl 89

Hi Jim, thanks for sharing your experience with Bill. Yes the stars of yesteryear for the most part were very genuine, friendly and willing to be of help to their fans. So different than what is presented today.
Regards,Peter.
by peter yates
Thu Oct 31, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Bill Pearl 89
Replies: 5
Views: 151

Re: Bill Pearl 89

BTW forgot to add that Roy Callender also celebrates a birthday today. Still a young un at 75. Best wishes to him.
Regards,Peter.
by peter yates
Thu Oct 31, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: Mail Bag - Ask Us a Question
Topic: JOHN LEES
Replies: 14
Views: 8271

Re: JOHN LEES

Another reason Uncle Joe may have been badmouthing, was to try and turn bodybuilders away from NABBA and to his own IFBB organization.However many times John took to eventually win the Universe he kept on plugging away until victory. It was not that he was not in terrific shape but that in the 50s t...
by peter yates
Thu Oct 31, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Octogenarian update
Replies: 57
Views: 39506

Re: Octogenarian update

One of the all time greats of bodybuilding turned 89 today and despite suffering from Parkinson's disease is still training regularly.Bill Pearl has had a long and distinguished career in the iron game. Certainly one of the best bodybuilders of his generation if not all time in my humble opinion. No...
by peter yates
Thu Oct 31, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Bill Pearl 89
Replies: 5
Views: 151

Bill Pearl 89

Bill Pearl turned 89 today.One of the very best built and strongest men of the 20th century and still training at age 89 even with Parkinson's disease. Surly an inspiration to us all. Many more birthdays to the great Bill Pearl.
Regards,Peter.
by peter yates
Mon Oct 28, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: Mail Bag - Ask Us a Question
Topic: JOHN LEES
Replies: 14
Views: 8271

Re: JOHN LEES

Hi Tom, perhaps uncle Joe was peeved because John had taken the top prize and not one of his own boys. John was always in good condition even when not competing. He always looked fantastic when i watched him wrestle on Saturday afternoons,especially his wide shoulders and broad back. He is still ali...
by peter yates
Mon Oct 28, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell or Trade
Topic: Oscar Heidenstam "Modern Bodybuilding"
Replies: 6
Views: 209

Re: Oscar Heidenstam "Modern Bodybuilding"

Good find Tom.
by peter yates
Mon Oct 28, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Re: Manfred Hoerberl killed.?
Replies: 24
Views: 1625

Re: Manfred Hoerberl killed.?

Thanks Ray, yes hoping for his well being.
by peter yates
Sun Oct 27, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Re: Manfred Hoerberl killed.?
Replies: 24
Views: 1625

Re: Manfred Hoerberl killed.?

yes peter i will let you know. im still awaiting a reply. regards, ray. Hi Ray, i believe Manfred's phone has been cut off for a while as has his Facebook page. If he is still with us maybe he just does not want to be in communication. This happened with a good friend who became depressed and just ...