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Steel bend­ing strong­man sem­i­nar with LBH lifter and doc­u­men­tary star Chris “Won­der” Schoeck

Steel bending strongman seminar with LBH lifter and documentary star Chris Wonder Schoeck

A unique opportunity to explore the world and skills of old time Coney Island strongmen with LBH lifter Chris "Wonder" Schoeck, who was featured in the award-winning documentary Bending Steel. For more about Chris "Wonder" Schoeck, visit his website.

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Upcom­ing local meets

Upcoming local meets

March 16th - NYC Open Professional Athletic Performance Center (map) 645 Stewart Ave. Garden City, NY, 11530 Meet Director Artie Drechsler (e-mail) Click here for entry form. May 18th - Larry Mintz Memorial Professional Athletic Performance Center (map) 645 Stewart Ave. Garden City, NY, 11530 Meet Director Stan Bailey (e-mail) September 21st - Rudy Sablo Memorial Professional Athletic Performance Center (map) 645 Stewart ...

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Chris Schoeck in a Doc­u­men­tary About Steel Bending

Chris Schoeck in a Documentary About Steel Bending

UPDATE 8/25/2011: See Chris at the Coney Island Strongman Spectacular on 8/29/2011. Our very own Chris Schoeck is the subject of Bending Steel, a documentary about old-tyme steel bending from the production company Sixkiller. From the Sixkiller website: “Bending Steel” documents Chris’ personal journey, as a strongman in training, to find acceptance and ...

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Welcome to Lost Battalion Hall Weightlifting

Weightlift­ing is the ulti­mate sport. It requires strength, speed, flex­i­bil­ity, and skill. If you want to learn Olympic weightlift­ing or if you already know how to lift and need a place to train in New York City, then Lost Bat­tal­ion Hall is the place for you. It is the only place in New York City that has a ded­i­cated Olympic weightlift­ing pro­gram. Under the aus­pices of Coach Joe Tri­olo you can learn how to per­form the Olympic lifts and com­pete in var­i­ous events held through­out the year. Click the links below to learn more.

 

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About Us

In the sport of Olympic style weightlift­ing, Lost Bat­tal­ion Hall (LBH) Weightlift­ing is renowned through­out the world as a breed­ing ground for cham­pi­ons. The only orga­nized Olympic style weightlift­ing facil­ity in the New York City Met­ro­pol­i­tan area […]
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His­tory of The Lost Battalion

Dur­ing WWI, on Octo­ber 2nd, 1918, units of the 77th “Lib­erty” Divi­sion from New York advanced into the dense ter­rain of the Argonne For­est in France. His­tory was made over the next six days as this unit, the Lost Bat­tal­ion…
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Do you live near New York City and want to learn Olympic weightlift­ing? Are you a weightlifter look­ing for a place to train, a team to com­pete with, and a group of fel­low enthu­si­asts to share your pas­sion for the sport? Then join us!
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Loca­tion & Hours

The Lost Bat­tal­ion Hall (LBH) Olympic weightlift­ing facil­ity is con­ve­niently located on Queens Blvd. It is two blocks east from the Queens Cen­ter Mall and two blocks west from the Sears Mall […]
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Meets & Events

Past, present, and upcom­ing meets and events are listed here.
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