Tarzano Breitbart

Posted on Saturday, January 6th, 2018 by John Wood
The great German Strongman Tarzano Breitbart vs. one HELL of a spring expander. That must have been quite a feat to see. Tarzano appears to have been active in the 1940’s and did many feats with other similarly impressive expanders but not much else is known about him
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Joseph Vanderzande

Posted on Monday, September 25th, 2017 by John Wood
Joseph Vanderzande, the great Belgian strongman, was a contemporary of Arthur Saxon. Vanderzande is widely recognized as the strand pulling champion of the late 1800’s (note the pair of chest expanders on the platform behind him.) He was said to have been able to “pull” several reps with a 20-strand chest expander with a 297 pound level of resistance.