Amazing to think that he accomplished that without any modern supplements and an archaic training regime.
But then again, “lifting heavy things up and putting them back down again” is an ancient training method, I suppose. Maybe not that much had changed since then?
Eugen Sandow (April 2, 1867 – October 14, 1925), born Friedrich Wilhelm Müller, was a German pioneering bodybuilder known as the “father of modern bodybuilding”.
September 8, 2014 | Categories: History, Human History, Images of History, Weird | Tags: "father of modern bodybuilding, 1889., bodybuilder, Eugen Sandow, Friedrich Wilhelm Müller, German, German pioneering bodybuilder, Henry Van der Weyde, pioneering, Training, Van der Weyde | Leave a comment