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Coach Sommer 03-23-2010 09:57 AM

1970s Polish Weightlifters doing Gymnastics
The following is a link to a video of a Polish (National?) Weightlifting Team from the 1970s performing gymnastics. Although some of the techniques are somewhat dated, for being such large men, their overall quality and mobility was quite good. Their bridge work at the 8:00 mark was especially impressive.


Yours in Fitness,
Coach Sommer

Doug Emerson 03-26-2010 03:16 PM

Pretty cool stuff. I see a few things that I can incorporate into my workout routine. I wish I had one of these wall rack thingy's at my house :)

Rafe Kelley 04-02-2010 04:04 PM

Thats what I consider good GPP, crossfit doesn't come close, I saw allot of element that reminded me of Parkour and Methode Naturelle as well. Very good stuff.

Daniel Morgan 10-10-2011 11:43 AM

That's a very interesting video indeed.. It's awesome to see that no matter how long It's been, things never change that much. I'll also incorporate some of these into my workout routine, Good share!

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