Bodybuilding Personalities

From world-renowned superstars to niche YouTube gurus, Gym-Talk brings you a wholly unique take on a veritable smorgasbord of bodybuilding personalities.

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Lu Xiaojun: Natural Weightlifting Phenomenon

Meet Lu Xiaojun (pronounced “Loo-Jow-Junn” if you’re Phil Mitchell). Xiaojun is the current Olympic Champion and World Record holder in both the ‘Snatch’ and ‘Total’ in the Men’s 77kg (12 stone to us yobs) category, where he lifted 175kg in the Snatch, and 379kg in the Total (‘Snatch’ and ‘Clean and Jerk’ combined), respectively. Background […]

Fitness Gurus You Should Be Following On Twitter

Let’s face it, most fitness pros on Twitter are absolutely useless. Their posts consist of telling you which workout they did today, a retweet of someone stroking their ego, and some shitty Ghandi quote. So I’ve come up with a short list of bodybuilding personalities who will help you get the most information from 140 […]

The Kali Muscle Story: From Ex-Con To Icon

Bodybuilders are often stereotyped as self-obsessed, two-dimensional ogres who mindlessly lift slabs of metal in their vainglorious pursuit of aesthetic nirvana. They are creatures of humdrum routine, dieting, exercising and sleeping with an eye on the clock at all times, day-in-day out, like Buddhist monks on swole, hungrily eyeing their goals through tunnel-visioned spectacles. As […]

Frank Yang: Bigger, Stronger, Weirder!

Imagine if Kermit the Frog had a one night stand with an Asian Jay Cutler and produced a love child. You’ve just imagined Frank Yang. A man with seemingly nothing else to do in life than try to consume his own body weight in spring rolls and chase speeding trains along platforms à la Tom […]

C T Fletcher: The Strongest Man You’ve Never Heard Of

During another seemingly pointless and soul destroying hour long YouTube video binge, I had the serendipity to click on a link teasingly entitled “The Strongest Man You’ve Never Heard Of”. While expecting to find yet another misleading title – and yet another video of pixelated tits and arse – what followed changed my outlook on […]

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