How long has Physical Culture been going on for?

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

Post by psychologist » Sun Aug 02, 2020 8:54 am

For me Thomas Topham was one of the first physical culturists, there were a lot of strongmen or indian fakirs in the east but I don't know many other strongmen from the 1700s performing feats in front of audiences in Europe without trickery, this guy really was something special.

There is an article about him here

https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/585 ... -strongman

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