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Author Topic: Frank Zane - he sort of brought back the Gironda Ideal of BB  (Read 40586 times)
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« on: July 07, 2014, 10:58:06 AM »

 Grin in his time he started a new trend away from mass for mass sake alone, sort of brought back the gironda ideal of bodybuilding.


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« Reply #1 on: July 07, 2014, 11:00:45 AM »

 Grin


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« Reply #2 on: July 07, 2014, 01:44:44 PM »

I like that last pic with Dennis in the center... Wider than Heath...
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« Reply #3 on: July 07, 2014, 03:45:13 PM »

 Grin
I like that last pic with Dennis in the center... Wider than Heath...
Grin for sure Grin Grin


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« Reply #4 on: July 07, 2014, 04:42:14 PM »

Grin in his time he started a new trend away from mass for mass sake alone, sort of brought back the gironda ideal of bodybuilding.


I know that one of Zane's biggest criticisms is that he was "small." Comparatively, he was a bit smaller than much of his competition, but he certainly was not puny, and the symmetry and flow he brought onstage was unreal!!
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« Reply #5 on: July 07, 2014, 09:38:19 PM »

his legs look pretty decent as well
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« Reply #6 on: July 08, 2014, 06:55:22 AM »

 Grin i only ever saw him once in person, he was originally from pa.


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« Reply #7 on: July 08, 2014, 07:01:08 AM »

Frank Zane really was a Bodybuilder who loved the Greek Olympian look. Small waist .. he trained totally different to to days guys. Broom stick twists into the hundreds. Very articulate.
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« Reply #8 on: July 11, 2014, 06:02:26 AM »


I know that one of Zane's biggest criticisms is that he was "small." Comparatively, he was a bit smaller than much of his competition, but he certainly was not puny, and the symmetry and flow he brought onstage was unreal!!

How I wish I were this small  Cool

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« Reply #9 on: July 11, 2014, 08:45:33 AM »

How I wish I were this small  Cool


for sure


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« Reply #10 on: November 29, 2014, 08:18:16 AM »

early zane training pics.


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« Reply #11 on: November 29, 2014, 08:19:14 AM »

 Grin


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« Reply #12 on: November 29, 2014, 08:24:29 AM »

Grin
Beautiful pic Funky Bro Smiley
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« Reply #13 on: November 29, 2014, 01:31:07 PM »

ONE OF MY FAV'S
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« Reply #14 on: November 29, 2014, 05:02:53 PM »

I was in Franks home gym this summer, he still looks very good for his age and has an amazing home gym where he does personal training. He has always been one of my favourites.
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« Reply #15 on: November 29, 2014, 05:41:41 PM »

 Cheesy


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« Reply #16 on: December 01, 2014, 06:08:14 AM »

How I wish I were this small  Cool



BTW, Dave Mastorakis took this pic of Frank, he is the "Dave" mentioned into the autograph...
Saw a bunch more of the Mentzers from that same day, in that same hallway, taken by Dave, when we went to AOBS back in OCT...
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« Reply #17 on: December 01, 2014, 11:15:58 AM »

 Cool


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« Reply #18 on: December 01, 2014, 11:16:45 AM »

 Shocked


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« Reply #19 on: December 01, 2014, 11:32:14 AM »

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GREAT PIC...NEVER SAW THIS ONE....JUST RIGHT AMOUNT SIZE/CONDITION..
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« Reply #20 on: December 01, 2014, 01:49:38 PM »

GREAT PIC...NEVER SAW THIS ONE....JUST RIGHT AMOUNT SIZE/CONDITION..
it was a cover shot for a weider mag.


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« Reply #21 on: December 01, 2014, 02:07:14 PM »

GREAT PIC...NEVER SAW THIS ONE....JUST RIGHT AMOUNT SIZE/CONDITION..
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« Reply #22 on: December 01, 2014, 03:00:54 PM »

Nice Funky Bro.. agree with Steve, never seen that pic or cover before.
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« Reply #23 on: December 03, 2014, 09:37:37 AM »

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« Reply #24 on: December 03, 2014, 09:50:11 AM »

Columbu said he beat Zane three times in his career and that Frank could never beat him

Zane's reaction: "Franco's full of shit...he never beat me".
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