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Bent Press Roman Chair
An Old Gym

An Old Gym

An old gym… If I had to guess, I’d say this was in France in the early 1900’s. The Swedish bars, medicine ball, climbing bars (along the ceiling), and the apparatus on the right (essentially a Roman Chair) would provide plenty to work on.

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Louis Durlacher – “Professor Attila”

Louis Durlacher – “Professor Attila”

The man who originated globe barbells, the Roman Chair, the art of tearing playing cards and who discovered Eugen Sandow was Louis Durlacher, also known professionally as "Professor Attila." Attila essentially "invented" the bent-press and became the first man to...

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Tag:
Bent Press Roman Chair
An Old Gym

An Old Gym

An old gym… If I had to guess, I’d say this was in France in the early 1900’s. The Swedish bars, medicine ball, climbing bars (along the ceiling), and the apparatus on the right (essentially a Roman Chair) would provide plenty to work on.

read more
Louis Durlacher – “Professor Attila”

Louis Durlacher – “Professor Attila”

The man who originated globe barbells, the Roman Chair, the art of tearing playing cards and who discovered Eugen Sandow was Louis Durlacher, also known professionally as "Professor Attila." Attila essentially "invented" the bent-press and became the first man to...

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