Wrestling and Weightlifting: The WWF and Fitness in the 1980s

                  I'll admit it, although born in the early 1990s, I was a Hulkamaniac. Aside from growing up during the WWF attitude era, where individuals like Triple H, The Rock, Mark Henry and Stone Cold were living embodiments of strength, I regularly went through back catalogues of... Continue Reading →

Hulks, Drugs and Fat: The End of the WBF

Part one and two of this series detailed the creation of the World Bodybuilding Federation and the first ever WBF show in June 1991. Today’s third and final installment looks at how drug accusations, no-show Hulks and poor conditioning brought down the radical bodybuilding experiment. A Short Success Vince's Swagger was soon cut short Just... Continue Reading →

Hulks, Drugs and Fat: The End of the WBF

Part one and two of this series detailed the creation of the World Bodybuilding Federation and the first ever WBF show in June 1991. Today’s third and final installment looks at how drug accusations, no-show Hulks and poor conditioning brought down the radical bodybuilding experiment. A Short Success Vince's Swagger was soon cut short Just... Continue Reading →

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