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The famous name Thomas Inch brings to mind one thing, grip strength. He made a name for himself by offering a prize of £200 to anyone in the world who could lift his "unliftable" Challenge Dumbbell. Many a strength athlete tried and all of them failed. After a time, and numerous requests, Inch wrote down his training methods. Read More!
This remarkable course of 1910, has run through countless editions. By adding muscle control to weight training, Maxick developed both the finest physique and was, pound for pound, the strongest man in the world! He describes how, with mental concentration, individual control of every muscle in the body can be developed. Read More!
Volume 5 of the Legacy of Iron series, begins on December 7th 1941 when the United States entered WW II. The war demanded a massive, all out effort from every citizen and the men and women of the York Barbell Company lead the charge. You’ll read the kinds of training routines used with whatever was at hand. Read More!
His original, 1927 edition, 6 month, 12 lesson, mail order physical culture course using body weight and adjustable plate loading dumbbells. The same course that sent shock waves through the golden era of bodybuilding and weightlifting in the 30’s and 40’s when George F. Jowett meant heavy lifting and bodybuilding! Read More!