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Old School

Are You Working Hard Enough?

Are You Working Hard Enough?
How much intensity is required for big gains? – 1972.
by Anthony Ditillo– 1972

What do you suppose constitutes the major difference between a power or physique champion and fellows like you and me? … Read more

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Leg and Back Bulking Routine



(A) Full Squat, (B) Bent Legged Deadlift (C) Bent Over Row


(A) Bench Press, (B) Seated Press, (C) Seated Curl

Wednesday – Complete rest


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Leg Workouts

Leg Training: Eleven Sets of Squats

Leg Training: Eleven Sets of Squats, by Bill Anton

  • Squats — 3 sets x 8 reps
  • Add 20 – 40 pounds, then 3 sets x 5 reps
  • Add 20 – 40 pounds, then 5 sets x 3 reps

Specialize on this with 2 days between squat days.

After a while the gaps will… Read more

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Bodybuilding Workouts

Casey Viator’s Training Routine

Casey Viator’s Training

by Achilles Kallos (1971)

Nineteen year old Casey Viator from New Iberia, La. is the youngest bodybuilder to have won the Mr. America title. He started training when he was fifteen, which, in my opinion, is the right… Read more

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Old School Workouts

John Grimek Training Routine

John Grimek’s training routine wasn’t complicated. He stuck with the basics, and rarely rotated exercises. This form of training blasphemy could easily be laughed out of modern bodybuilding and weight training forums.

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Bodybuilding Workouts

Lee Lebrada’s Training Routine

Lee Labrada’s Training Routine. Lee Labrada swears by a 2 on, 1 off training routine. Here is Lee’s favorite split…

Day A – Chest, Tris, Shoulder
Day B – Bis, Back
Day C – Rest (or light cardio and abs)
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Powerlifting Workouts

Benedikt Magnusson Deadlift Routine

Benedikt Magnusson deadlift routine, by told by Stefán Sölvi

Week A
Deadlift warm up to about 80%
80% 8 set x 2 reps
Platform deadlift about 3-4 inch high
Train with weights from 40-70%
4-6 sets x 4 reps Speed!
Then go down to about 40-50% 2 set … Read more

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