Steve Reeves Quote From interview… But anyway, I was always encouraged because [laughs] I was growing in leaps and bounds, and it seemed like it was impossible to fail. So I was an easy gainer in that respect. I think it was my knowledge of exercises and the deep concentration I had. In other words, I tried to get a real good line of communication between the brain and the muscle. In fact, my saying is, No brain, no gain-not, No pain, no gain. I would concentrate very deeply, so I would be working that muscle only and get every rep out of it possible. Also, I would do my exercises

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Steve Reeves Quote From interview… But anyway, I was always encouraged because [laughs] I was growing in leaps and bounds, and it seemed like it was impossible to fail. So I was an easy gainer in that respect. I think it was my knowledge of exercises and the deep concentration I had. In other words, I tried to get a real good line of communication between the brain and the muscle. In fact, my saying is, No brain, no gain-not, No pain, no gain. I would concentrate very deeply, so I would be working that muscle only and get every rep out of it possible. Also, I would do my exercises

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  Steve Reeves Facebook We should try not only to Build a balanced Life, but also a Balanced Physique Steve Reeves Photo Gallery Steve Reeves Quotes Steve Reeves Poster Steve Reeves Biography

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Steve Reeves Biography Stephen L. Reeves was born in Glasgow, Montana, on January 21, 1926. By the age of ten, Reeves and his mother had moved to Oakland, California. As he entered his teenage years the future Mr. Universe had become deeply immersed in bodybuilding magazines and bodybuilders became his heroes. In particular, the muscular John Grimek was his source of inspiration. Steve Reeves fate as a champion bodybuilder was assured. Reeves became an avid trainer, training in a home garage gym. Eventually however, he outgrew the garage and joined Ed Yarick’s gym in Oakland. Yarick , a bodybuilder himself, tutored Steve on a regime of full body workouts three times a week and packed a mighty forty

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Steve Reeves Biography Stephen L. Reeves was born in Glasgow, Montana, on January 21, 1926. By the age of ten, Reeves and his mother had moved to Oakland, California. As he entered his teenage years the future Mr. Universe had become deeply immersed in bodybuilding magazines and bodybuilders became his heroes. In particular, the muscular John Grimek was his source of inspiration. Steve Reeves fate as a champion bodybuilder was assured. Reeves became an avid trainer, training in a home garage gym. Eventually however, he outgrew the garage and joined Ed Yarick’s gym in Oakland. Yarick , a bodybuilder himself, tutored Steve on a regime of full body workouts three times a week and packed a mighty forty

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Mr Universe 1950 Steve Reeves Overall Winner The 1950 Mr. Universe contest was an NABBA (National Amateur Bodybuilders Association). The athletes are judged on their symmetry, proportions and the size and clarity of each muscle group. Most of the judging occurs during the day (this is called the pre-judging) before the distractions of the evening show, the finals. Steve Reeves overall winner for  year 1950. Tall 1 Steve Reeves 2 Reg Park 3 Hubert Thomas 4 Georges Dardenne Medium-Tall 1 John Lees 2 Oscar Heidenstam 3 Mohamed Nasr 4 Reuben Martin 5 Ted White 6 Tom Knott Medium 1 Juan Ferrero 2 Charles Kleijniak 3 André Coutoula 4 Jean-Pierre Bastiou 5 Anthony

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Mr Universe 1950 Steve Reeves Overall Winner The 1950 Mr. Universe contest was an NABBA (National Amateur Bodybuilders Association). The athletes are judged on their symmetry, proportions and the size and clarity of each muscle group. Most of the judging occurs during the day (this is called the pre-judging) before the distractions of the evening show, the finals. Steve Reeves overall winner for  year 1950. Tall 1 Steve Reeves 2 Reg Park 3 Hubert Thomas 4 Georges Dardenne Medium-Tall 1 John Lees 2 Oscar Heidenstam 3 Mohamed Nasr 4 Reuben Martin 5 Ted White 6 Tom Knott Medium 1 Juan Ferrero 2 Charles Kleijniak 3 André Coutoula 4 Jean-Pierre Bastiou 5 Anthony

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