Tag Archives: Rudy Bletscher

Masters Benching Secrets

by Roger LaPointe
Rudy Bletscher, at 70 years of age, performing a Feet in the Air Bench Press at the 2006 USAWA National Championships.
How much do you bench?
How many times have you been asked that question?
To me, the bench press is an exercise. To other people, I know it can be a way of life. […]

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Team Championships

[ August 11, 2012; 1:00 pm; ] by Al Myers


[caption id="attachment_9568" align="aligncenter" width="444" caption="Rudy Bletscher (left) and Mike Murdock (right) perform a very difficult team lift in last years Team Championship, the Team One Arm Dumbbell Press. "][/caption]

Due to some other local strength event conflicts, the date for the 2012 USAWA Team Championships has been moved […]

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Clark’s Gym Meet Schedule

by Al Myers

Bill Clark (left) and Rudy Bletscher (right). This picture was taken a couple of years ago, at the Deanna Springs Meet. Notice that Bill is tallying the scores using a hand calculator and pen and pad. No fancy computer, or even a printed scoresheet is needed for Bill to figure the day's results! […]

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Team Nationals

by Al Myers
Group picture from the 2011 USAWA Team Nationals. (front row left to right): Al Myers, Chad Ullom (back row left to right): Russ Morton, Rudy Bletscher, Mike Murdock, Dean Ross
The 2011 USAWA Team Nationals was again an outstanding success this year.  It contained a couple of  regular teams (Myers/Ullom & Murdock/Bletscher) and […]

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