Thomas Inch A Great Briton

By David F. Gentle, PC Historian & Author Before you flick this page over, you may like to spare...

David Prowse A Career Most Extraordinary

By David F. Gentle Nov. 29, 2020: Sadly David Prowse (Darth Vader) Actor passed away today at the age...

Interviews with Celebrities

by J. J. Miller – Reproduction from “Physical Culture” booklet Glasgow circa 1908 Carkeek’s was a name to conjure...

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John Lees

The Man Who Never Gave Up by David F. Gentle The story of one of Britain’s greatest bodybuilders, John...

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Tony Sansone

Bodybuilder & Physique Model 1905 – 1987 Tony Sansone trained under the tutelage of the legendary Charles Atlas. The following...

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A Short Life Story of Lionel Strongfort

From the Iron Game Collectors Series Lionel Strongfort, whose real name was Max Unger, was born in Berlin, Germany,...

Clancy Ross An Inspiration to Us All

By David F. Gentle, Internationally Acclaimed PC Historian and Author David Gentle takes a look back at the bulk...

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Tom Lurich

By Peter Yates, Editor-in-Chief From the HOPC Library – Our Australian ‘Down-Under’ Series Another popular figure on the Australian...

The Bert Assirati Files

By David F. Gentle, Internationally Acclaimed PC Historian & Author Assirati – Every Wrestler’s Nightmare! In a world of...

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Warren Lincoln Travis

American Strongman From “Mighty Men of Old” Vol. I (n.d.) (Author unknown) “ROLAND MORGAN’S ancestors had been Americans for...