After reading the caption under the photo, you have to agreed, this couldn’t be a comfortable process for any competitor. Regrettably, is the ugly, hurtful history of human behavior and can’t be swept under the rug! All sports, including bodybuilding!
The Amateur Athletic Union (AAU)is a sports organization in the U.S. The American Olympic Weightlifting team and the branch of amateur bodybuilding competition was sanctioned by the AAU.
The gentleman circled on the far left #bobhoffman was the coach of the Olympic weightlifting team and in charge of AAUThe other gentleman with glasses bodybuilding competitions. He also owned his own supplement company, #yorkbarbell , Strength & Health magazine and #musculardevelopment #pearyrader was the founder of the original #ironmanmagazine . Together with his wife Mabel Rader, they published one of the most informative weightlifting magazines on the form and size like #readersdigest . The Raders broke ground with their magazine. Peary Rader was always open to new ideas and was the only one to first published #arthurjones radical new training philosophy H.I.T(High Intensity Training). The Raders also published the first photos of women lifting weights which was never done before! In 1986, Ironman magazine was sold to #johnbalik .👑💪🏼