Bob Hoffman: Father of Weightlifting

bob2Bob Hoffman is a legend in the world of weightlifting, body building and fitness.

He brought attention to the sport at a time when body fitness and development was not a part of American sensibility.

What began as a personal quest to improve his health, became a lifelong ambition to assist others in their quest for physical fitness and self-improvement. 

Bob Hoffman grew up in Pittsburgh as a skinny, sickly kid, but it is the transformation that he went through in his twenties, in York, that became the principle of the philosophy that he would purport for the remainder of his life.

 

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