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« Reply #125 on: March 30, 2013, 02:59:44 PM »

I concur wholeheartedly! My home gym...nothin but iron,(mostly old ''Billard'' plates, among others) the best way to go-no fancy, shiny machines. Also I love the pics and recollections of the old Zuver's gym-talk about ''Hardcore'', thanks for sharing, in this and other threads.
check out the billard thread on here. you might recognize some plates.


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« Reply #126 on: April 01, 2013, 12:34:38 PM »

Old School


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« Reply #127 on: April 02, 2013, 01:17:54 PM »

check out the billard thread on here. you might recognize some plates.
Thanks!! I have some of those ''dimple'' plates appr. 100 pounds in 2 1/2 lbs. 3 lbs., 5 and 10 lbs ,  and about 300+ lbs. of flat ''pancake'' plates in 2 1/2 lbs., 5 lbs. 10 lbs., and 25 lbs.-all standard however. Purchased them in the 80s. Also some ''Keys'' barbell 50 pounders.. All total approximately 800 pounds of standard plates alone in my gym/collection. Will try to post some pics.   Cool
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« Reply #128 on: April 02, 2013, 01:26:25 PM »

Thanks!! I have some of those ''dimple'' plates appr. 100 pounds in 2 1/2 lbs. 3 lbs., 5 and 10 lbs ,  and about 300+ lbs. of flat ''pancake'' plates in 2 1/2 lbs., 5 lbs. 10 lbs., and 25 lbs.-all standard however. Purchased them in the 80s. Also some ''Keys'' barbell 50 pounders.. All total approximately 800 pounds of standard plates alone in my gym/collection. Will try to post some pics.   Cool
would like to see them.


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« Reply #129 on: April 04, 2013, 05:21:54 AM »

Tommy Kono's old home gym.


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« Reply #130 on: April 04, 2013, 08:30:34 AM »

Tommy Kono's old home gym.
great pic ,it worked for tommy one of usa's greatest lifters.


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« Reply #131 on: April 05, 2013, 12:22:45 PM »

Nice


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« Reply #132 on: April 05, 2013, 09:38:30 PM »

The Good Old Days
Pic 1. Steve Reeves loved this gym.
Pic 2. Bill Pearls place.
Pic 3. Good old Muscle Beach in the 80s.
Pic 4. Not Sure.


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« Reply #133 on: April 05, 2013, 09:46:23 PM »

Nice pic's of Odd Lifts.
The bottom pic I just like.


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« Reply #134 on: April 06, 2013, 01:16:58 PM »

The Good Old Days
Pic 1. Steve Reeves loved this gym.
Pic 2. Bill Pearls place.
Pic 3. Good old Muscle Beach in the 80s.
Pic 4. Not Sure.
some great pics  number 4 george eiferman/?Huh not sure possibly fritsche's gym if it is eiferman and an early pic?Huh?
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« Reply #135 on: April 06, 2013, 01:27:06 PM »

some great pics  number 4 george eiferman/?Huh not sure possibly fritsche's gym if it is eiferman and an early pic?Huh?

Could be. The photo was sent to me by a friend along with pic # 1 and no explanation. But George and Steve did train togather often. My friend also wasn't sure.
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« Reply #136 on: April 06, 2013, 01:37:04 PM »

Could be. The photo was sent to me by a friend along with pic # 1 and no explanation. But George and Steve did train togather often. My friend also wasn't sure.
Tongue


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« Reply #137 on: April 06, 2013, 01:52:53 PM »

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« Reply #138 on: April 06, 2013, 02:00:56 PM »

 Embarrassed


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« Reply #139 on: April 06, 2013, 02:01:52 PM »

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« Reply #140 on: April 06, 2013, 02:03:05 PM »

 Embarrassed


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« Reply #141 on: April 10, 2013, 10:38:20 PM »

This was OldSchool.


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« Reply #142 on: April 11, 2013, 12:43:36 PM »

This was OldSchool.
i have that pic up on my home  gym wall. Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin there's a couple of different variations of that shot.


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« Reply #143 on: April 11, 2013, 01:08:24 PM »

i have that pic up on my home  gym wall. Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin there's a couple of different variations of that shot.

Yes there was. It's one of the best pics of the good ole boys.
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« Reply #144 on: April 11, 2013, 08:40:25 PM »

Grin  eddie g top of world's gym.outdoor area.
awesome pic......thanks, funk!!
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« Reply #145 on: April 11, 2013, 08:43:11 PM »

;)deferro on the world's gym roof
thanks again, funk!!
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« Reply #146 on: April 12, 2013, 10:41:17 PM »

Quad's Gym Chicago.
Zuverman stopped by Quad's Gym this morning. He wanted to pump a little iron with Champion Powerlifter
Ed Coan.
Wouldn't you just know it Ed isn't due till tomorrow.
So Big Z pumped some iron and signed some autographs for the regulars.
Great old school gym with some new school.


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« Reply #147 on: April 14, 2013, 01:42:58 PM »

 Wink


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« Reply #148 on: April 14, 2013, 01:46:28 PM »

 Wink this would be a great guess who?


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« Reply #149 on: April 15, 2013, 10:21:50 AM »

Thought I would post this for though's of you who don't read my Facebook page.
It's the first charity event Zuver's Gym put on for the public back in 1964. Me little brother Rick The Rhino Was 8years old and I was 12. It was titled,
Zuver's Gym
Mr Hall of Fame
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Miss Physical Fitness
Dec. 9th 1964
Enjoy the pics.
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