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Louis Cyr, strongest man on earth

By establishing at the end of the nineteenth century records still unmatched today, Louis Cyr, the strongest man in the world, has become a...
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New at John Woodbridge: the old school gym mattress

Handcrafted as a limited edition, the John Woodbridge leather gym mat is the element that was missing from the ideal old school gym. Available...
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The legend of Franklin Wonder Five

More than just a college basketball team that set records in the early 1920s, the Franklin Wonder Five has become a myth in the United States,...
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Tiger vs. Wild Bull, Dempsey-Firpo Battle of 1923

The fight for the world heavyweight title Jack Dempsey against Luis Firpo of 1923 is one of the most famous of the twentieth century. That...
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Hang up and unhook the gloves

"Hanging up gloves" and "unhooking gloves" are two common expressions of the boxing language. Two expressions that end up in the spirit of...
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