Warning: session_start(): open(/tmp/sess_3ad439ea135dfa8694c1fbe9953a710e, O_RDWR) failed: Disk quota exceeded (122) in /home/thephpxk/public_html/wp-content/plugins/wp-auto-content/lib/common.php on line 202

Warning: session_start(): Failed to read session data: files (path: ) in /home/thephpxk/public_html/wp-content/plugins/wp-auto-content/lib/common.php on line 202
Bill Starr, ‘Sex and the Barbell’, Defying Gravity How To Win At Weightlifting (New York, 1981), p. 24. – Physical Culture Study | The Press

Bill Starr, ‘Sex and the Barbell’, Defying Gravity How To Win At Weightlifting (New York, 1981), p. 24. – Physical Culture Study

Bill Starr, ‘Sex and the Barbell’, Defying Gravity How To Win At Weightlifting (New York, 1981), p. 24. – Physical Culture Study

This response struck me as rather strange, but when I went to do some researching on the subject of sex before competition I found that the athletic community has always ad- vised participants to abstain from sexual ac- tivities before athletic performance. At least this was the general philosophy until recently.
A recent Playboy interview with Pete Rose emphasized this concept. Pete felt that sex before a game drained him of valuable energy and would adversely affect his perfor- mance on the playing field. I believe that this attitude is prevalent in professional sports. At the base of the concept is that a horny athlete is in fact more aggressive than a sexually satisfied one. That it is best to go into athletic competition with the hormones overloaded rather than depleted. A conservation of life forces, so to speak.

My observations and opinions on the sub- ject differ from the more typical, but they are based on what I consider solid ground. I have studied the subject as much as time will allow. Penthouse, Playboy, Oui are all read with the singular intent of adding to this body of knowledge. Seldom do I take time to look at the pictures. If you buy that, how about a deal on a ’69 Pontiac? In reality, there is very little hard-core (no pun intended) evidence on the subject at hand. Whatever evidence I have dug up is primarily from talking to lifters through the past twenty years. A n d believe me, they are always ready to spend time talking about sex.

Assuming that some professional athletes and advisors are correct in their assumption that a sexually satisfied individual is not as aggressive as one who has his horns up, I do not believe the general concept applies to weightlifting. Hockey maybe. Football possibly, but not competitive weightlifting. Weightlifting is not a sport where ag- gressiveness is needed in order to perform favorably. That is not to say that the com- petitor should not attack the barbell, but rather that the attack must be controlled. The weightlifter’s role is quite unlike that of a linebacker in football. The weightlifter’s con- trol is more mental, he cannot charge without abandon. Each movement must be precise and it must be remembered that the energy expended in the sex act is little more than that expended doing calisthenics. That is, unless you got in a Texas Death Match with a couple of twins. That’s a hormone of a different color.

This content was originally published here.



194719 834869Fantastic post, Im searching forward to hear more from you!! 986279

119324 291928quite very good post, i surely love this exceptional web site, keep on it 24357

642727 224407I used to be recommended this internet site by my cousin. Im no longer certain whether this put up is written via him as nobody else know such exact approximately my issue. Youre wonderful! Thank you! 100156

591076 981290This internet web site is my breathing in, quite excellent pattern and perfect content material . 907673

crm review says:

894543 616362This really is a great subject to talk about. Sometimes I fav stuff like this on Redit. I dont feel this would be the most effective to submit though. Ill take a look around your site though and submit something else. 594094

24335 413891Thank you for the sensible critique. Me and my neighbor were just preparing to do some research about this. We got a grab a book from our local library but I think I learned far more from this post. Im extremely glad to see such amazing info being shared freely out there. 283404

sbo says:

75473 81296Thanks for providing such a terrific post, it was superb and extremely informative. It is my first time that I check out here. I identified plenty of informative stuff within your write-up. Maintain it up. Thank you. 554313

FUL says:

691288 374389hello, your internet site is genuinely very good. We do appreciate your give great results 316606

Write a comment


Fatal error: Uncaught wfWAFStorageFileException: Unable to save temporary file for atomic writing. in /home/thephpxk/public_html/wp-content/plugins/wordfence/vendor/wordfence/wf-waf/src/lib/storage/file.php:35 Stack trace: #0 /home/thephpxk/public_html/wp-content/plugins/wordfence/vendor/wordfence/wf-waf/src/lib/storage/file.php(659): wfWAFStorageFile::atomicFilePutContents('/home/thephpxk/...', '<?php exit('Acc...') #1 [internal function]: wfWAFStorageFile->saveConfig('livewaf') #2 {main} thrown in /home/thephpxk/public_html/wp-content/plugins/wordfence/vendor/wordfence/wf-waf/src/lib/storage/file.php on line 35