Author: Conor Heffernan

Conor Heffernan
Conor Heffernan is a PhD researcher at University College Dublin. Studying physical culture in Ireland from 1893 to 1939, Conor divides his time between his PhD research and his website Physical Culture Study, a site dedicated to the history of fitness and exercise. When not in the gym or in the library he’s frantically trying to tire out his miniature schnauzer Bodhi.

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