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Mr. America
Clash of the Titans: Grimek vs. Stanko

Clash of the Titans: Grimek vs. Stanko

What would happen if two of the greatest strength athletes in history went head to head? Whether bodybuilding, Olympic lifting or unusual feats of strength, I would say the match up between John Grimek and Steve Stanko is pretty evenly matched. Only history knows the...

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Frank Zane, Sergio Oliva, and Chuck Sipes

Frank Zane, Sergio Oliva, and Chuck Sipes

That’s Frank Zane on the chest crusher, Sergio Oliva on the expander, and Chuck Sipes on the Iron shoe! If you didn’t know any better you might think I was talking about a salsa band, but one thing is for sure, that’s a whole lot of muscle. You are looking at twenty...

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Jules Bacon, Mr. America 1943

Jules Bacon, Mr. America 1943

Shown above is Jules Bacon, AAU Mr. America winner of 1943. It was said that Bacon had one of the finest physiques of his era Bacon was an integral part of the early history and success of the York Barbell company and could often be found demonstrating exercises in...

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Tag:
Mr. America
Clash of the Titans: Grimek vs. Stanko

Clash of the Titans: Grimek vs. Stanko

What would happen if two of the greatest strength athletes in history went head to head? Whether bodybuilding, Olympic lifting or unusual feats of strength, I would say the match up between John Grimek and Steve Stanko is pretty evenly matched. Only history knows the...

read more
Frank Zane, Sergio Oliva, and Chuck Sipes

Frank Zane, Sergio Oliva, and Chuck Sipes

That’s Frank Zane on the chest crusher, Sergio Oliva on the expander, and Chuck Sipes on the Iron shoe! If you didn’t know any better you might think I was talking about a salsa band, but one thing is for sure, that’s a whole lot of muscle. You are looking at twenty...

read more
Jules Bacon, Mr. America 1943

Jules Bacon, Mr. America 1943

Shown above is Jules Bacon, AAU Mr. America winner of 1943. It was said that Bacon had one of the finest physiques of his era Bacon was an integral part of the early history and success of the York Barbell company and could often be found demonstrating exercises in...

read more