New Product: Body-Solid OB79EXT Extreme Olympic Bar
Dec01

New Product: Body-Solid OB79EXT Extreme Olympic Bar

The brand-new OB79EXT Extreme Women’s Olympic Bar is a lighter and smaller version of our OB86EXT and is designed to meet competition standards for both women and youth lifters. The OB79EXT features a 25mm grip diameter, a 1,000 lb. weight capacity and tensile strength of 205,000 PSI. The OB79EXT is constructed with four needle bearings, hardened chrome sleeves, black zinc shaft and dual knurling for consistent, effective lifts....

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Atlas Athletic Performance (San Juan, Puerto Rico)
Nov30

Atlas Athletic Performance (San Juan, Puerto Rico)

Today’s featured gym takes us to the beautiful and historic San Juan, Puerto Rico and a brand-new facility: Atlas Athletic Performance. Owned by the duo of Arnold & Mariangeli, Atlas Athletic Performance specializes in strength and conditioning as well as body toning with classes designed to cater to both markets. In addition, Arnold & Mariangeli offer sports and athletic training to athletes of all ages and sports....

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New Product: Body-Solid OB86EXT Extreme Olympic Bar
Nov29

New Product: Body-Solid OB86EXT Extreme Olympic Bar

Body-Solid is proud to introduce a new product to our lineup: the Body-Solid OB86EXT Extreme Olympic Bar. This new bar is designed to match perfectly with our current OBPX Chicago Extreme Bumper Plates and OBPXC Extreme Color Bumper Plates. The OB86EXT features a four needle bearing pivot, hardened chrome sleeves and a black zinc shaft. The OB86EXT is built with a 28mm grip diameter, a hardy 1,500 lb. weight capacity and a tensile...

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How One Day Transformed John Morin’s Outlook on Life & Fitness
Nov28

How One Day Transformed John Morin’s Outlook on Life & Fitness

Years ago, fitness wasn’t a passion for John Morin. While Morin would pay for gym memberships, he’d often go one or two times a month… at best. “I had no real motivation back then,” said Morin. “Until an event that changed my life and my views of fitness completely.” That event came on August 13, 2012. While riding his motorcycle along the freeway in Orange County (California), Morin was...

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Body-Solid at Athletic Business Show 2018
Nov12

Body-Solid at Athletic Business Show 2018

Body-Solid was well represented at last week’s Athletic Business Show in New Orleans, Louisana as members of the sales team joined over 250 exhibitors for one of the world’s premier athletics, fitness and training trade shows. This year Body-Solid showed off some of their latest product innovations and developments including the state-of-the-art R300 Indoor Rower, the FB300 Fan Bike as well as new takes on classic pieces...

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Former Pennsylvania State Police Trooper David Hatfield Shows Off Body-Solid Gym
Nov02

Former Pennsylvania State Police Trooper David Hatfield Shows Off Body-Solid Gym

David Hatfield is a fitness advocate and former Pennsylvania State Police Trooper. During his tenure as a member of the Pennsylvania State Police, he maintained a high level of fitness and was also a member of the Department’s fitness testing program. “I was a fitness coordinator for annual testing of enlisted members,” said Hatfield. “I was also “Fit Force” certified, which was the program standard the...

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