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Dumbbells
Manuel Egreja

Manuel Egreja

Manuel Egreja was a strength enthusiast from Portugal who was featured with his excellent selection of gear in an issue of Professor Desbonnet’s “La Culture Physique” in 1904. Interestingly, well over a century later, you still don’t need much more than what is...

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Strongman Wrist Straps

Strongman Wrist Straps

If you are going to run off to the circus and be a strongman, you also have to look the part. In addition to barbells, dumbbells and kettlebells you could also get these nifty wrist straps from The Milo Barbell Company. Of course, these wrist straps also came free...

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Bruce Lee’s Dumbbells

Bruce Lee’s Dumbbells

Bruce Lee was a big fan of dumbbells for various forms of training. Here, Bruce is doing some jumping drills (on a trampoline which is out of the frame at the bottom) with some added dumbbell resistance. These dumbbells weigh eleven and a half pounds each and Bruce...

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Tag:
Dumbbells
Manuel Egreja

Manuel Egreja

Manuel Egreja was a strength enthusiast from Portugal who was featured with his excellent selection of gear in an issue of Professor Desbonnet’s “La Culture Physique” in 1904. Interestingly, well over a century later, you still don’t need much more than what is...

read more
Strongman Wrist Straps

Strongman Wrist Straps

If you are going to run off to the circus and be a strongman, you also have to look the part. In addition to barbells, dumbbells and kettlebells you could also get these nifty wrist straps from The Milo Barbell Company. Of course, these wrist straps also came free...

read more
Bruce Lee’s Dumbbells

Bruce Lee’s Dumbbells

Bruce Lee was a big fan of dumbbells for various forms of training. Here, Bruce is doing some jumping drills (on a trampoline which is out of the frame at the bottom) with some added dumbbell resistance. These dumbbells weigh eleven and a half pounds each and Bruce...

read more