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Dumbbell
Williams Moor-Znamensky

Williams Moor-Znamensky

Williams Moor-Znamensky, also known as Alexander Vladimirovich Znamensky, and pictured here with an awesome globe dumbbell, was another great (but somewhat little known) circus strongman, wrestler, and weightlifter from early 20th century Russia. Moor-Znamensky is...

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Chuck Ahrens and Bert Elliott

Chuck Ahrens and Bert Elliott

A couple west coast weightlifting legends: Chuck Ahrens (left) and Bert Elliott (right) Ahrens was a man of mysterious strength who could easily press a pair of 165. lb. dumbbells. Elliott was a champion weightlifter who specialized on the bent press. At their feet is...

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Tag:
Dumbbell
Williams Moor-Znamensky

Williams Moor-Znamensky

Williams Moor-Znamensky, also known as Alexander Vladimirovich Znamensky, and pictured here with an awesome globe dumbbell, was another great (but somewhat little known) circus strongman, wrestler, and weightlifter from early 20th century Russia. Moor-Znamensky is...

read more
Chuck Ahrens and Bert Elliott

Chuck Ahrens and Bert Elliott

A couple west coast weightlifting legends: Chuck Ahrens (left) and Bert Elliott (right) Ahrens was a man of mysterious strength who could easily press a pair of 165. lb. dumbbells. Elliott was a champion weightlifter who specialized on the bent press. At their feet is...

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