Weight Lifting With Pipes and Cogs

Following the popularity of some recent low-tech gym entries (ex. here and here), I believe many will enjoy the video below. You will see how a man literally built a nationally-ranked weight lifting team with homemade materials. The bulk of their equipment comes from pipes, cogs, and industrial scraps.

As has been stated many times before, high-tech equipment doesn’t make the athlete. His own willingness and desire to succeed prove far more essential.

Where there’s a will, there’s a way…

For more homemade equipment ideas, please refer to the link below:

Homemade Exercise Equipment Archives

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  1. Awesome, I love stories like that. The dude gave his time just to help those kids, and they clearly had incredible will and determination


  2. Excellent find!

    As usual, your videos of these inspiring people are always appreciated.

    Thank you very much.

  3. I love these stories – makes me proud to not worry about all the name brand sh*t and focus on the training and my results. Never gymless is helping me right along I must say – thank you!

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