John Gallacher

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Tom Jones
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Joined: June 2nd, 2005, 11:07 pm

January 14th, 2008, 11:12 pm #1

The man is a true gent and a legend in the strength game.

It is my great pleasure to open this thread in recognition of the man.
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Joined: September 11th, 2007, 7:44 pm

January 15th, 2008, 9:59 am #2

Here's to a man who at 76yrs young can still at present deadlift more than me :drunk :drunk
Bollocks to the bullshit

Just get on with it...!
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Joined: June 24th, 2007, 10:30 pm

January 15th, 2008, 3:58 pm #3

tell me about it, last week i failed that 230 lift! definately inspiring for me
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Joined: June 24th, 2007, 10:30 pm

January 15th, 2008, 4:03 pm #4


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Joined: February 18th, 2007, 7:35 pm

February 14th, 2008, 7:35 pm #5

Here are some more photo's that John has asked me to post, he will use these as a starting point for his post and give us the stories behind them.

John blowing up a hot-water bottle:


John being hit with a 16lb sledge-hammer:



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Joined: February 18th, 2007, 7:35 pm

February 14th, 2008, 7:38 pm #6

Various shots of John with the Dinnie Stone:




John's 250Kg Deadlift:



John doing a truck-pull:
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Joined: June 5th, 2005, 12:43 pm

February 14th, 2008, 8:07 pm #7

Met the man a couple of times a few years ago and the recent pic's of him have inspired me to start training heavy again.
Big repect to him :bow
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Joined: August 29th, 2007, 11:51 am

December 2nd, 2008, 2:08 pm #8

This guy is a legend....some of the stories he has are just unbelievable!!!
A tru inspiration to the world of Strongman!!
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Joined: December 16th, 2007, 4:45 pm

December 2nd, 2008, 10:54 pm #9

Quite simpley a true ledgend and still great today :respect :up :respect :up :respect
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Joined: January 15th, 2008, 1:21 pm

December 31st, 2008, 12:54 am #10

The Proper Spelling of my Surname is Gallacher not Gallagher. So if you put John Gallacher on Google or any of the Main Search Engines You will see my Website and you will find me on www.oldtymestrongman.com

Happy New Year to You All

John
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