History

Hackenschmidt – Modern for Hercules – Strength Magazine – February, 1924

In order to win universal fame in athletics, one must win championship honors in some universal sport. It is possible to win national fame by becoming the leader or champion at the national
game, or at some special form of athletics, but if you wish your fame to spread around the world, you have to be supreme at a sport which is practiced everywhere.

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