Friday Flicks: 1959 York Barbell Club Vintage Weightlifting Footage – Feat. Tommy Kono

This week we’re going back in time with some vintage footage from the 1959 A.A.U. Championships in York, Pennsylvania – including a brief appearance from weightlifting legend Tommy Kono!

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This week we're coming to you straight from the "Muscle Metropolis" of York, Pennsylvania with some vintage footage from the 1959 A.A.U. Weightlifting Championships. We start off with some not-so-impressive 'Halfway Hercules' competitors, as coined by the narrator, and finish off with 'the big boys,' including weightlifting legend Tommy Kono.