• “WEIGHT” Powerlifting Documentary Releasing July 12

    “WEIGHT” Powerlifting Documentary Releasing July 12

    Attention all powerlifters and lovers of all things strength: a new powerlifting documentary is coming to a screen near you. “WEIGHT: A Powerlifter in Brooklyn” releases on July 12, 2016 and is currently available for pre-order on DVD and will be available for streaming on iTunes on the release date. Read the entire article at

  • South Brooklyn Weightlifting Club Is Basically Barbell Disneyland

    South Brooklyn Weightlifting Club Is Basically Barbell Disneyland

    Tucked away in a narrow warehouse on the edge of Gowanus in Brooklyn exists a gym unlike most others in New York City. No marble locker rooms. No showers. No treadmills. The “cafe” is nothing more than a bin full of sour gummy worms and a college-size fridge stocked with Kill Cliff. There’s no water

  • Carry that Weight

    Carry that Weight

    Once upon a time in Brooklyn, most gyms were ballsy havens of brick, steel and sweat. But somewhere along the line, they morphed into air-conditioned spas populated with designer activewear and computerized apparatus. Enter South Brooklyn Weightlifting Club (SBWC) to bring workouts back to their purest roots. Proprietor Paul “Paulie T-Shirts” Steinman (nope, not a