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by drob357
Mon Feb 08, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: HOPC BOOK STORE
Replies: 0
Views: 153

HOPC BOOK STORE

https://www.davidgentle.com/forum/storex.jpg HOPC STORE - MUSCLE BUILDING BOOKS & COURSES Visit: https://www.davidgentle.com/store/index.html ON SALE NOW - Strongman Historical Series by Ron Tyrrell - The Strand Pullers Super Scrapbook by David Gentle - Muscle Building Cable Course by Peter Yates -...
by drob357
Tue Jan 05, 2021 6:17 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Query Joe Assirati
Replies: 2
Views: 744

Re: Query Joe Assirati

I don't think so. Joe lived very near the Elephant and Castle south London and, I believe, his funeral service was very local to his home address. David Gentle attended the service. I interviewed Joe in his front room.
Thanks Steve. I will share your answer with Keith.
by drob357
Mon Jan 04, 2021 5:36 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Query Joe Assirati
Replies: 2
Views: 744

Query Joe Assirati

The following is a post on our public blog. If you are able to assist this gentleman by responding to his question, please click on the link below. Thank you. "Hi wonderful to read so much about my relation really enjoyed reading about his life which I am only now realising how famous he was around ...
by drob357
Mon Jan 04, 2021 1:14 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Peter Yates
Replies: 18
Views: 2444

Re: Peter Yates

Hello Everyone, I'm sorry for the delay responding. I had just returned from a local ski trip when I heard the very sad news of Peter's passing. He was an extraordinary man with a heart of gold. He will be missed dearly by us all. Yes, it certainly has been a difficult year filled with sadness and l...
by drob357
Sun Nov 29, 2020 8:32 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Farewell to Darth Vader
Replies: 3
Views: 843

Re: Farewell to Darth Vader

So sad to hear the news Peter. David Gentle wrote a brief bio on David for our library several years ago. This morning I published it in the public area of our website. Here is the link for those interested in reading it: https://www.davidgentle.com/hopc/david- ... raordinary
by drob357
Tue Nov 17, 2020 7:59 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: David's PC Collection
Replies: 0
Views: 890

David's PC Collection

David Gentle's PC Collection for Sale
"David's extraordinary Physical Culture collection is currently for sale. Click on link for details.

https://www.davidgentle.com/hopc/pc-collection/
by drob357
Sun Nov 15, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: David's birthday
Replies: 2
Views: 795

Re: David's birthday

David is sadly missed with each day that passes...
by drob357
Tue Nov 03, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: HOPC Facebook Group Page
Replies: 0
Views: 1033

HOPC Facebook Group Page

Greetings Members, https://www.davidgentle.com/forum/forumgrp.jpg The HOPC just launched its Facebook Group Page. We invite members and visitors who love the rich history of Physical Culture to please join us in our discussion group. Our first task of the day is to ask FB Group members to submit pho...
by drob357
Tue Oct 27, 2020 7:41 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: ON SALE NOW!
Replies: 0
Views: 998

ON SALE NOW!

ON SALE NOW! 50% OFF ONLY $9.95 https://www.davidgentle.com/forum/wt.jpg Enjoy this wonderful compilation of weight training articles by PC Historian David Gentle spanning several decades. David's insights are entertaining and highly informative. Fully illustrated with fascinating drawings by the l...
by drob357
Mon Oct 26, 2020 8:47 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Lionel Strongfort
Replies: 1
Views: 1015

Lionel Strongfort

A Short Life Story of Lionel Strongfort
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https://www.davidgentle.com/hopc/a-shor ... strongfort