Tag Archives: barbell

Biceps!

What’s the first thing the lads show off if they want to look tough? A ‘gun show’, as they say in the States! 20 new pictures added at the ‘Fitness, Acrobatics and Gymnastics‘ page

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Negotiating on All Fronts!

I’m beginning to understand how it is so difficult to get UN resolutions agreed! As I mentioned in the previous post, we are in discussions with the management here in Portugal (at least three different nationalities including Russian and Swedish … Continue reading

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Resistance Machines: The Debate

In the background behind Daniel, our lifter in this picture, we see two types of resistance training equipment. Immediately behind him, a triceps (etc) machine where the resistance comes from a weight stack, and where you select the desired weight … Continue reading

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Holy Ghost? Holy Moses!

For today’s pictures, we’ll head back to the gym: For today’s story, I refer to the surprising difficulty (it seems) in opening a Euro bank account these days. It doesn’t help being 4000 miles away from the bank in question, … Continue reading

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