The 1930s were a tumultuous period of European history. Traditional political structures appeared to be faltering, fascist regimes were rising and the modern fitness levels appeared to be dropping dramatically. The following video, taken from the wonderful British Pathé archives, gives a snippet into the British government’s attempt to reverse the political tide and create a nation of strong and fit men.
Arnie has… it’s fair to say, put his name to quite a lot of things. Protein supplements, workout clothing and a host of monographs and articles. One video that often gets forgotten in the midst […]