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Robert Zuver
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« Reply #25 on: May 20, 2013, 08:15:01 AM »

First. Super Strongman Bert Elliot who loved bringing other celebrities in the business down to Zuver's to play.
Second. Who could forget the Famous Joe Gold.
Third. A few friends, Paul Anderson, George Frenn, Bill West, and a few others.


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« Reply #26 on: May 20, 2013, 08:22:27 AM »

First. The Great Dr Ken Leistner.
 Second. One of the greatest lifters of the 60s. Dr Terry Todd loved the Zuver's Big Joe Dumbbell.
Third. Russ Knipp with Zuver's Big Phone.
Forth. Some of the big boys that stoped by the gym off and on. Can you guess there names???


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« Reply #27 on: May 20, 2013, 08:41:16 AM »

Thanks to this man, Big Bob Zuver,  I was able to meet many Great Men and see many Great things and be a Part of the Legendary Zuver's Super Gym.  The World Will Never Forget.
Thanks Dad


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« Reply #28 on: May 20, 2013, 09:28:13 AM »

some nice pics to look at....keep em comin.... Wink
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« Reply #29 on: May 20, 2013, 10:17:56 AM »

some fine pics.....thanks bob!


much obliged!
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« Reply #30 on: May 20, 2013, 11:27:44 AM »

Big Lou and one of his training partners.
Pic 2. Russ Knipp receiving his Hall Of Fame Certificate from Big Bob.
Pic 3. Art Zeller famed Weider Magazine muscle photographer.
Pic 4. A collection.


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« Reply #31 on: May 20, 2013, 01:12:40 PM »

thanks robert for fleshing out this thread some great pics as always. did you knowthat dr. richard tyler set some kind of one arm curl record for his weight.


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« Reply #32 on: May 20, 2013, 01:17:45 PM »

 :)looking at that pic i wonder why ali malla wasn't a bigger force in competion


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« Reply #33 on: December 04, 2014, 12:09:44 PM »

 Cheesy


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« Reply #34 on: December 04, 2014, 12:11:49 PM »

 Shocked


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« Reply #35 on: February 28, 2015, 12:15:49 PM »

PAUL "ZAZU" BRUNO
MID CITY GYM, NYC


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« Reply #36 on: February 28, 2015, 12:20:18 PM »

ZAZU WITH TERRY TODD
"MY BEST GYM DAY EVER"


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« Reply #37 on: February 28, 2015, 01:33:37 PM »

george k w dex jackson.....


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« Reply #38 on: May 20, 2015, 12:23:43 AM »

André Pollet, a french powerlifter from the 80's, a living legend.

Guy benched 240kg, squatted 350kg, deadlifted 320kg, all raw.
He benched 225lbs for 57 reps in an official contest.
I trained with him back in the 90's/2000. At that time he was benching 350lbs for 15 reps on a regular basis.
One day he was sitting on a bench, and still sitting he cleaned 225lbs, and military pressed it 10 time like nothing, he was squatting 400lbs for ten reps easily at 55 y.o.
We were training in an old basement, with dusty plate, with hole in the ground and spider web everywhere, squat session were something, with 5/6 guy squatting at the same time on the old rack. I miss the 90's.

Now he's 60 y.o, still benching 225lbs for 30 (the last 10 reps paused), he dedicated his life to powerlifting.

Having a guy like him as a spotter was a terrible motivation.


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