Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Appears in Collections:Faculty of Health Sciences and Sport Newspaper/Magazine Articles
Title: Grannies get physical: how bodybuilding may hold the key to a major ageing problem
Author(s): Hamilton, David Lee
Contact Email:
Issue Date: 8-Dec-2014
Date Deposited: 1-Jul-2016
Publisher: The Conversation Trust
Citation: Hamilton DL (2014) Grannies get physical: how bodybuilding may hold the key to a major ageing problem. The Conversation. 08.12.2014.
Abstract: First paragraph: People have used bodybuilding to improve their physical performance for at least 1,500 years. The first recorded example was the sixth-century wrestler, Milo of Croton, in southern Italy. Milo reportedly carried out his daily exercises with a calf on his back. As the calf grew into a full sized ox, so too did Milo’s legendary strength. Access this article on The Conversation website:
Type: Newspaper/Magazine Article
Rights: The Conversation uses a Creative Commons Attribution NoDerivatives licence. You can republish their articles for free, online or in print. Licence information is available at:
Affiliation: Sport
Licence URL(s):

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
Hamilton-Conversation-2014.pdfFulltext - Published Version304.74 kBAdobe PDFView/Open

This item is protected by original copyright

A file in this item is licensed under a Creative Commons License Creative Commons

Items in the Repository are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

The metadata of the records in the Repository are available under the CC0 public domain dedication: No Rights Reserved

If you believe that any material held in STORRE infringes copyright, please contact providing details and we will remove the Work from public display in STORRE and investigate your claim.