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Photographs of Strongmen, Circus Performers and various strength athletes.

Simon Carter (Onsight Photography)

Say hello to Simon Carter, a professional outdoors photographer with some incredible images of rock climbing. If you've ever given climbing a go, you'll understand just how powerful these are. Fantastic.


Mike Jenkins

The freakishly strong Mike Jenkins (1982 - 2013).


Greg Kovacs

Canadian professional bodybuilder, the incredible Greg Kovacs (1968 - 2013).


Rock Climbing with Kiliii Fish

Another dose of photographic goodness, this time courtesy Kiliii Fish over on Flickr. Fantastic. NB : I'm always on the lookout for other training-related images on Flickr. If you've come across any in your travels (or love taking a few of your own), add them to the SttB group or leave a note in the comments. Cheers.


Jim Kelly

The inimitable Jim Kelly (1946 - 2013), perhaps best known as Williams in Enter the Dragon. Fantastic film.


Top Form Fitness on Flickr

Another dose of photographic goodness, this time courtesy Josh Hewett over at Top Form Fitness. Swing by and say hello. NB : I'm always on the lookout for other training-related images on Flickr. If you've come across any in your travels (or love taking a few of your own), add them to the SttB group or leave a note in the comments. Cheers.


Wild About You Photography

Another dose of photographic goodness, this time courtesy Chris Anderson and Lily Chou at Wild About You Photography. Nice one guys.


Escape Fitness

Always love seeing great training-related photos, and I just stumbled across the Escape Fitness page on Flickr. Nice one guys.


Joe Weider

Joe Weider
Joe Weider, 1919 - 2013.

The incredible Joe Weider.


Dr Charles Eugster

Dr Charles Eugster
Dr Charles Eugster.
The world's oldest competitive oarsman and bodybuilder, Dr Charles Eugster. Still competing at 93.


Abs @ 50

Congrats Joe.


The Strongman of Engine Company 13 - Harry F. Griffin

Harry F. Griffin
Harry F. Griffin.

Harry F. Griffin - The Strongman of Engine Company 13 - performing in 1913.

Maurice Deriaz

Maurice Deriaz
Maurice Deriaz.
Swiss Strongman Maurice Deriaz.


Bent


Via Goal Oriented Training : Ben shares several photos and contest results from the Mo Town Grip Down. Nice one.

Hangers On

Press
Hangers On.

A spot of people pressing. Nice one.

Derek Poundstone

Derek Poundstone
Derek Poundstone. Photo by Randall J. Strossen.


Double Triple

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Camera Shy

Use your head. Via Fireground Fitness : yes, there's a head in there somewhere....

Anton Matysek

Anton Matysek. 1920s/30s Strongman Anton Matysek....

Levi Vaoga

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Stanley 'Stanless Steel' Pleskun

Stanley 'Stanless Steel' Pleskun
Stanley 'Stanless Steel' Pleskun.

Via Hammer to Nail : from the upcoming film Strongman, the incredible Stanley 'Stanless Steel' Pleskun.


Khosrow Ali Vaziri (The Iron Sheik)

Khosrow Ali Vaziri ('The Iron Sheik'). Professional wrestler and unabashed club fan Khosrow Ali Vaziri ('The Iron Sheik') demonstrating a 'Camel Clutch'....

Fortissimus Louis Cyr Trophy

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Richard T. Gland (Dick 'The Bulldog' Brower)

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Trish Muldrock

Trish Muldrock. Powerlifting champion Trish Muldrock....