Steve Jeck's From the Quarry

Solitude

 

 

Inspiration from IronMind's man of pen and stone, Steve "Inver Stone" Jeck. Co-author of Stones and Strength and The Stone Lifter

Inspiration from IronMind's man of pen and stone, Steve "Inver Stone" Jeck

Co-author Of Stones and Strength and The Stone Lifter

Solitude

“Solitude is the place of purification.”—Martin Buber 


There was a time when the bulk of serious weightlifting performed in this country took place in cellars and basements by lone, driven individuals without the benefit of blasting music, wall-to-wall mirrors, and the "Oohs" and "Aahs" of the crowd.  There is a direct relationship between the size of the crowd you are trying to impress and the number of bad decisions you'll make in the process.

 

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Editor's Note:  Steve Jeck’s books, Of Stones and Strength and The Stone Lifter; and videos, Kviahellan DVD, Jeck on Stonelifting video, and Classic Jeck: The First Works CD, are available in our on-line store.

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