Beginners: What Do I Really Need to Get Started? Most things in life have a beginning and an end. Some of us have a tough time getting started and when we really are enjoying ourselves, we dread the thought of it ending. Even the best laid plans some how get […]Read More!
Super Squats How to Gain 30 Pounds of Muscle in 6 Weeks! by Randall J. Strossen In 1968, working as a construction laborer during the hot summer months of summer vacation, the author began experimenting with weightlifting routines for gaining size and strength. The author felt hampered with being […]Read More!
New Release! In Stock Ready to Ship! Bradley J. Steiner’s “A Complete Guide to Effective Barbell Training” Found in everyone’s top ten list of all time favorite weight training books! I wish I had a nickel for every time I’ve been asked for this book over the past 30 […]Read More!
Arthur Saxon The Iron Master! Ringling Brother’s “Strongest Man in the World!” At 14 years of age, Arthur Hennig and a few friends started an athletic club in the family potato cellar. He fashioned their weights out of stone and they trained twice a week. Soon they were putting on […]Read More!
Thinking of Getting Bigger and Stronger?… Start Production Today! The Production of Muscular Bulk by Michael J. Salvati This is the first book ever written on the subject of building muscular bulk and power. Originally published in 1965 by another famous writer for Peary Rader’s “Iron Man” Magazine. The […]Read More!
“The Iron Man!” They called him… “The Iron Man!” Peary Rader Founder and Publisher of “The Original” Iron Man Magazine! One of the truly great pioneers of modern weight lifting was born in 1909. Peary Rader, strong man, writer, publisher, and founder of the famous Iron Man Magazine gave an open […]Read More!
William A. Pullum “Wizard of the Weight-Lifting World!” Here’s the story of a young lad born a chronic invalid from birth. William A. Pullum overcame the ravages of pulmonary tuberculosis, meningitis, peritonitis, etc., and through the practice of physical culture, became a world champion weight lifter. He was born […]Read More!
“How Mr. Deadlift… picked up 725 3/4 lbs. at 181 lbs. for a World Record!” Developing Physical Strength by Bob Peoples In the early 1970s I had a conversation with Olympic Weight Lifting Champion, Paul Anderson. I asked him who he thought really inspired him early on in his […]Read More!
“He Could Lift an Elephant…” Goerner the Mighty by Edgar Mueller A Genuine Circus Strongman If Webster’s dictionary had a picture next to “circus strongman”, it would be that of great Hermann Goerner. Round face, leopard skin, Roman sandals and large hands. Believe me, he looked the part! Goerner traveled […]Read More!
The Glory of a Man is His Strength… Perform Feats of Strength that Will Turn Their Heads! As the saying goes, “The whole world loves a strong man!” And Charles MacMahon was no exception. Early on in his life he decided that he would get involved in athletics. He became […]Read More!