It’s strongman season! I’ve just written a guest post for VikingR clothing on strongwoman. Read it here. More from gubernatrix What’s the difference between powerlifting, olympic weightlifting and strongman? Strength revelations: what I’ve learned from strongman
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It has been crazy busy over here at gubernatrix HQ and I apologise for the lack of posts in April. Hopefully you were too busy enjoying the unseasonably warm weather to mind! Anyway, let me bring you up to date with a couple of exciting projects. First up: Ladies Who Lift: the 6-week beginners weight [...]
The world’s top strongmen are competing in London at the IFBB Grand Prix Fitness Expo in March 2011. Read about it here.
All you need to know about powerlifting, olympic weightlifting and strongman – the events, how to learn, how to compete
Review of the World’s Strongest Man Experience in May 2010 at Excel, London. A great day out for strength fans!
Photo credit: Chris Barclay Often trying something new can make certain movements, concepts or sensations really click for you. Recently I had a go at a Strength & Power event – inspired by strongman but scaled for all weight classes. I turned out to be the only female in the event, competing against the guys [...]
Hey, this functional training stuff really works! I’ve just spend the weekend moving house and apart from some help unloading (including from my awesome 80-year-old aunty who is of a generation that could actually do stuff) I basically did it all myself. I was expecting to feel very tired and achey afterwards but this didn’t [...]
Apparently Channel 5 have decided they no longer want to show Britain’s Strongest Man. A petition has been started to persuade the channel to keep it on. Sign the petition I am sure there are plenty of BSM fans out there who have enjoyed watching the competition. Strongman as a spectator sport has broad appeal. It [...]