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Sledge Hammer
Gust Lessis: Another Smashing Feat

Gust Lessis: Another Smashing Feat

Around 1925 or so, the Greek Strongman and wrestler Gust Lessis, wanted a shot at the lightweight boxing crown (which was held by Paul “The Astoria Assassin” Berlenbach at the time.) In order to show that he was worthy of such an opportunity he gave a demonstration of...

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Dennis Rogers’ “Hammer” Curl

Dennis Rogers’ “Hammer” Curl

Typically you can train with sledge hammers in two ways: levering, or using them to smash a truck tire, but here’s an innovative feat done by Dennis Rogers, the Grandmaster Strongman. Here Dennis Preacher Curls two loaded-up sledge hammers with a total weight of 82...

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Tag:
Sledge Hammer
Gust Lessis: Another Smashing Feat

Gust Lessis: Another Smashing Feat

Around 1925 or so, the Greek Strongman and wrestler Gust Lessis, wanted a shot at the lightweight boxing crown (which was held by Paul “The Astoria Assassin” Berlenbach at the time.) In order to show that he was worthy of such an opportunity he gave a demonstration of...

read more
Dennis Rogers’ “Hammer” Curl

Dennis Rogers’ “Hammer” Curl

Typically you can train with sledge hammers in two ways: levering, or using them to smash a truck tire, but here’s an innovative feat done by Dennis Rogers, the Grandmaster Strongman. Here Dennis Preacher Curls two loaded-up sledge hammers with a total weight of 82...

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