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These 1980s Fitness Magazine Covers Are Ridiculous!


In the 1980s the fitness craze really took off!

Jane Fonda's aerobic video's were MASSIVE sellers during the decade, as she encouraged average people to aspire to achieve the 'body beautiful' that they saw in Hollywood.

Getting fit and looking sexy became such a trend that even our own Olivia Newton-John famously bought into it with her hit single 'Physical' 


So while we were dressing the part and taking aerobics classes, the rise of fitness magazines also began.

And as this gallery shows, celebs such as Lou Ferrigno (who played the Hulk) and Dolph Lundgren were more than happy to appear as cover stars on these types of mag's, even if time hasn't been too kind to some of the fashion choices of the time... 

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