Mike Mentzer"s Spot bodybuilding

a revolutionary new approach to body fitness and symmetry by Mike Mentzer

Publisher: Simon & Schuster in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Other titlesMike Mentzer"s Spot body balancing.
StatementMike Mentzer and Ardy Friedberg.
ContributionsFriedberg, Ardy.
LC ClassificationsGV546.5 .M47 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p. :
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3159016M
ISBN 100671461753
LC Control Number83000657

Professional bodybuilder, author, entrepreneur, and philosopher. He published numerous fitness-themed books, including Heavy Duty Nutrition and High-Intensity Training the Mike Mentzer Way. Before Fame. He began his bodybuilding career after winning the Mr. Universe title in TriviaBorn:   Bodybuilding Mike Mentzer bodybuilding, jock, training, motivation, champions of Olympus, Arnold, Franco, protein, carbohydrates, gym, sport, barbell, dumbb.   A PAPERBACK ORIGINAL High-intensity bodybuilding advice from the first man to win a perfect score in the Mr. Universe competition This one-of-a-kind book profiles the high-intensity training (HIT) techniques pioneered by the late Mike Mentzer, the legendary bodybuilder, leading trainer, and renowned bodybuilding consultant/5(31). While Mike Mentzer was serving in the US Air Force, he would work hour shifts, and then follow that up with ‘marathon workouts’, as was the accepted standard in those days. In his first bodybuilding contest, he met the winner, Casey Viator.

Mike Mentzer. 13, likes 27 talking about this. Nickname: Mr. Heavy Duty Born: Novem Died: J Birthplace: Germantown, Pennsylvania, USA Followers: 13K. The Hardcover of the Mike Mentzer's Complete Book of Weight Training by Mike Mentzer, Ardy Friedberg | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help. Mike Mentzer is one of the most famous bodybuilders of our time. I consider him the godfather of the modern HIT training movement. While HIT existed before Mike Mentzer, it evolved with his ability to promote and change the HIT was a great businessman and had published a good amount of : Albert Wolfgang.   Im trying to BULK. 5'10 right now. natty.(for now lol) but i was just reading Mike Mentzers Heavy Duty Nutrition ebook. and in his ebook he gives a 6, calorie a day diet which looks like this. I usually eat higher carbs and moderate protein putting on size,that seems to work for me. but i just want to see what you bros think of this diet.

  Has anybody here had any success with Mike Mentzers HIT training? I lift 6 times a week on a push pull leg split twice a week in the rep range ive been doing this for about 3 month and im thinking of changing routines.

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John Little, longtime friend of Mike Mentzer, is the author of more than twenty-five books on bodybuilding, martial arts, history, and books have sold in excess ofcopies and are now published in several languages.

Joanne Sharkey was Mike's closest friend and business manager. As the CEO of Mentzer-Sharkey Enterprises, Inc., she continues at /5(). The Paperback of the Mike Mentzers Spot bodybuilding book Mentzer's Spot Bodybuilding by Mike Mentzer, Ardy Friedberg | at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Book Club B&N Classics B&N Collectible Editions B&N Exclusives Books of the Month Boxed Sets Discover Great New Writers Signed Books Trend : Mike Mentzer's friend and colleague, Val Segal comments on the last days of Mike Mentzer and what is next for Mike's business and legacy.

With Mike and Ray Mentzer's tragic deaths, our visitors would like to know about last days of the legendary brothers. Let's start by acquainting them with you. My name is Val and I am Mike's close friend. Cover title: Mike Mentzer's Spot body balancing.

"A Fireside book." Description: pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Other Titles: Spot bodybuilding Mike Mentzer's Spot body balancing: Responsibility: Mike Mentzer and Ardy Friedberg.

This is a nice book from the 80's from Mike Mentzer. It covers both the Mentzer Method (basic weight training) and more serious bodybuilding. It is missing some details, that is he does not really cover rest between sets and how to progress from single to multiple set training - are the sets done in circuit fashion or the regular set system where all sets for one exercise are /5(9).

The Wisdom of Mike Mentzer: The Art, Science and Philosophy of a Bodybuilding Legend Learn to build a better body using Mike Mentzers revolutionary “Heavy Duty” system.

Learn about the “less is more” training approach and discover Mike’s most advanced training techniques and philosophies–previously known only to his inner circle and. Buy Mike Mentzer's Spot Bodybuilding: A Revolutionary New Approach to Body Fitness and Symmetry by Mentzer, Mike, Friedberg, Ardy (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Mike Mentzer, Ardy Friedberg. Mike stared at me then astounded me as he said “Arthur Jones is the greatest genius I ever talked to and moved bodybuilding from the stone age into the future – no one else comes close, that’s why Weider attacks machine training in his mag because Weider knows nothing and is frightened of Arthur’s knowledge.

It was the essential basic Heavy Duty routine consisting of four to five sets per bodypart and broken into two workouts. He stood only 5'8' yet packed pounds of rock-solid muscle on his frame. His triceps, in particular, when viewed from behind, reminded one of two large watermelons hanging out of a T-shirt.

— Mike Mentzer. COMET-LIKE CAREER. As a year-old IFBB Pro League rookie in noted especially for his delt, arm, and leg density, Mentzer was a phenomenon.

Capping off the year by winning the heavyweight division of the. Olympia (but not the overall), he emerged as bodybuilding's heir : () Mike got his breath back and explained that punching his hand up made each rep possible but ensured all the weight stayed on his working arm, whereas holding his wrist to spot himself could lead to the assisting hand doing too much of the work and reducing the intensity – a very definite no-no in Mike’s book.

Now Mike invited questions, and. Mike Mentzer's Spot Bodybuilding by Ardy Friedberg; Mike Mentzer A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.

At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Rating: % positive. Mike Mentzer (Novem – J ) was an American IFBB professional bodybuilder, businessman and author. 1 Early life and education.

2 Bodybuilding career. Professional. Bodybuilding philosophy. Diet and nutrition. Mentzer's heavy-duty training system. Contest history. 3 Personal life. : NovemEphrata, Pennsylvania, US. I have read alot of about Mentzer on this site with people pro and against his training one glaring detail is anyone actually posting results of them being on the workout.

I just purchased his latest book HIT the Mike Mentzer Way and was very impressed by his training methods and ideas. But A little background on myself.

Hey bros trying to get my diet down so that i can do my shopping week to week and just get what i need. Im trying to BULK. 5'10 right now. natty.(for now lol) but i was just reading Mike Mentzers Heavy Duty Nutrition ebook. and in his ebook he gives a 6, calorie a day diet which looks like this.

I usually eat higher carbs and moderate protein putting on. I first got interested in bodybuilding back inat that time Mike Mentzer was rocketing up the bodybuilding ranks. He won the Mr.

Universe and became the first bodybuilder in history to get a perfect score from the judges, the next year he placed second to Frank Zane at the Mr.

Olympia, some felt Mike should have won that contest. I bought the book (just published) High Intensity Training the Mike Mentzer way and was looking at the workout.

Here is what it looks like: Workout 1: Chest DB Flyes for Pre-exhaust 1 x reps Incline Presses 1 x reps Back Straight arm pulldowns for pre-exhaust 1 x reps Palms up pulldowns 1 x reps Deadlifts 1 x reps.

Mike Mentzer has 11 books on Goodreads with ratings. Mike Mentzer’s most popular book is High-Intensity Training the Mike Mentzer Way. In spending nearly all of his adulthood refining his Heavy Duty training system, Mike Mentzer (–) had only one goal.

Bodybuilding’s original critical thinker, Mr. Universe and creator of HD didn’t care about lifting weights; he. I have been doing alot of research on Mike Mentzers theory of one set to failure. I would like a experts second opinion on this subject.

I have never really heard one set to failure talked about on this web site. So would anyone suggest this theory.

Also has anybody applied Mike Mentzers theorys and what kind of results have you had. Thanks in advance. It is a privilege to have the opportunity to express my feelings about Mike Mentzer. His influence on me and my training over the past 27 years have pervaded my lifestyle and my life.

I began lifting weights as a very skinny and weak 14 year old, inspired by the Mr. America contest on television in which Mike placed 3rd in the medium class. Seize the opportunity to learn scientific methods to building ultimate muscle-size, in minimum time.

Mike's techniques are a must and have been appliedto top bodybuilders like Dorian fundamental principle on weight-training is to break down the muscle during exercise and build-it back thicker and stronger via proper recommended 5/5(1).

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In a career that spanned four decades, Mike Mentzer, who passed away on J was one of bodybuilding’s most prominent, inspirational and controversial order to flesh out the unique life, times and psyche of this complicated star, we’re reprinting (beginning on the next page) a feature on Mentzer from the February issue of FLEX.

Buy High-Intensity Training the Mike Mentzer Way by Mentzer, Mike, Little, John (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(). Mike Mentzer. More Confusion from the Experts--Posted 6/17/ An increasing number of "experts" in the bodybuilding magazines are erroneously asserting that all training approaches invariably lead to "adaptation, " something they deem negative, or undesirable; and use as a justification for moving arbitrarily from one system of training to.

Mentzer believed that working to failure is essential to get the greatest muscle-building results from training. In High-Intensity Training the Mike Mentzer Way, Mentzer wrote, “Carrying a set to a point where you are forced to utilize percent of your momentary ability is the single most important factor in increasing size and strength.”As such, he used several methods, such as.

Click Here For Your Free Bodybuilding Magazine Mentzer Consolidation Routine. Does the Mike Mentzer consolidation routine actually work. I have been reading Mike Mentzer's Heavy Duty 2 and he lists a very low volume routine of only 2 to 3 sets that you should do only once a week.

Re: The original Mentzer Heavy duty workout «Reply #22 on: FebruPM» Mentzer was the shit - crazy how he looked even at a younger age. Mike Mentzer's Original Workout Routine. The following two images contain the routine that Mike Mentzer used prior to his Heavy Duty training and how his physique was built.

You will note this routine is nothing like what Mike advocated later in his career. It is not one set to failure.

The program is reported to be one Mike actually followed. Mike Mentzer bodybuilding photos, Mike Mentzer pictures. started competing in local physique contests when he was eighteen. His first contest was in Mike Mentzer Training Secrets.

In his book "Heavy Duty" he detailed the principles of high intensity weight training. Weight training, he insisted, had to be brief, infrequent, and intense, in order to attain the best results in the shortest amount of time. Mentzer is an advocate of pre-exhaustion weight training.

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