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SWEAT USA DEBUTS IN SOUTH FLORIDA

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Jillian Michaels headlines America’s first All-Star Fitness Festival at The Miami Beach Convention Center.


Tony Horton (P90X®) and Shaun T. (Insanity) join some of the world’s most renowned brand personalities in health and fitness to bring today’s wellness industry under one roof and help SweatUSA position Miami as the fitness capital of the world

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Battle of the Sexes Deadlift Challenge! Barbell Barbie vs Superman!

 

 

World Champion Powerlifter Amanda Harris ''Miss Barbie Barbell'' is going to war with IFBB Pro Bodybuilder Chris "Superman" Darby! Amanda has made the challenge to Chris and told him to get ready for defeat as she has challenged him to a deadlift LIFT OFF! Each competitor will deadlift their own body weight for as many repetitions as possible, once the bar stops on the floor it's OVER! There is no resting!!!

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The Dos and Don'ts of an Olympia Experience: The Olympia Expo

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The Dos and Don'ts of an Olympia Experience: THE OLYMPIA EXPO!

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Is It The 90s All Over Again? Comparing Today’s Champs With Those of Yesteryear!

'99 OIs It The 90s All Over Again? Comparing Today’s Champs With Those of Yesteryear!


By Geoff Roberts


Bodybuilding fans, particularly older bodybuilding fans, have been comparing the bodybuilders of the 90s with the athletes of today to no end in recent years. Most, if not all of these fans agree that the general competitiveness as well as talent of the athletes was far superior in the past.

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FMG Signs IFBB Bikini Pro Amanda Latona!

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PRESS RELEASE
September 12, 2013

It is with great pleasure that Fitness Management Group announces the signing of 8-Time IFBB Professional League Bikini Overall Champion AMANDA LATONA!
There really isn’t a lot we can say about Amanda Latona that most of you don’t already know especially with her status in the industry and all the fitness magazine covers she has graced, from FLEX Magazine, Muscle & Fitness Hers and many others. She broke through the NPC Bikini division by winning her class at the 2009 NPC California State Bikini Championships and followed that up by winning the NPC Los Angeles Bikini Championships and qualified for the IFBB Professional League by winning her class in the 2009 NPC USA Bikini Championships. The most recent of her IFBB Professional League victories was the 2013 Greater Gulf States Pro Bikini.

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Is Commercialism Draining The Passion Of Gym Culture?

70-s-Bodybuilding-Serge-Nubret-au-Gold-Gym-avec-Bill-Grant-et-Mike-KatzIs Commercialism Draining The Passion Of Gym Culture?

We have a flourishing fitness industry these days and that includes bodybuilding.  New IFBB and NPC divisions like Men’s and Women’s Physique, Bikini and also Figure are gaining great popularity and publicity in the United States. New interesting competitors for both men and woman are stepping on stage – coming from all the corners of the world. 

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The Making of a Guru

aceto-1989-collegiate-americaThe Making of a Guru
By Chris Aceto


Nearly every show I have attended over the past two years, I have run into so many brothers of “bro-science” or fellow “gurus”… from gym rats to college educated biology majors whose passion is to prep bodybuilders for competition.

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BIG RAMY Teams Up with GAT!

Big Ramy Teams Up With GAT

-- German American Technologies (GAT), maker of the immensely popular and clinically studied NITRAFLEX® pre-workout, today proudly announces the signing of IFBB professional bodybuilder Mamdouh “Big Ramy” Elssbiay.

In what may be a world record for gaining muscle, Big Ramy achieved celebrity status amongst bodybuilding fans and workout enthusiasts after gaining more than 100lbs (36 kg) of lean muscle mass with just three years of training. Standing 5’ 9” (175 cm), Big Ramy currently tops the scales at an eye-popping 311 lbs (141 kg). In November 2012, the 28-year-old Egyptian athlete won the overall title at the 2012 Amateur Olympia and an invitation to compete in the 2013 Mr. Olympia contest.  Later in May of this year Big Ramy, in his first professional event, won the coveted IFBB New York Pro.

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1971 Mr America and 3x IFBB Pro title holder Casey Viator has died at the age of 62

casey11971 Mr America and 3x IFBB Pro title holder Casey Viator has died at the age of 62, on his birthday (September 4th).  Viator was found face down at his home in Clearwater, Florida by longtime girlfriend, Cheryl Harris.  While an autopsy is imminent, Harris believes his death was the result of a heart attack.  According to Harris, Viator had been diagnosed with high blood pressure and early congestive heart disease several years ago and, as of late, he had not seen his cardiologist to renew all his prescriptions. Whether this contributed to his death is unclear at this time.

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Bodybuilding’s Bandwagon Fans Fill The Bleachers?

571673c8872f90738d02d4da991aa82bBodybuilding’s Bandwagon Fans Fill The Bleachers?

By Geoff Roberts

Bandwagon fans are a never-ending plague within the sports world, a constant pestilence to any true sports fan. The majority of the time bandwagon fans will love and follow a particular team or athlete only while they are on top or at least doing very well. 

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Muscle in the Morning: September 22, 2014
Muscle in the Morning: September 22, 2014

1. Greene vs Heath: Battle of Vegas 2. Heath’s N [ ... ]

Muscle in the Morning: September 19, 2014
Muscle in the Morning: September 19, 2014

Pre- Olympia Muscle In The Morning! 

Muscle in the Morning: September 18, 2014
Muscle in the Morning: September 18, 2014

1  Arnold Pumpin Iron 2. Cooking with Poston  [ ... ]

Muscle in the Morning: September 17, 2014
Muscle in the Morning: September 17, 2014

1  Brian Shaw Goes Hunting 2. Toni West Launc [ ... ]

Muscle in the Morning: September 16, 2014
Muscle in the Morning: September 16, 2014

1-The 212 Dark Horse at the Olympia? 2-Khan has a ne [ ... ]

Muscle in the Morning: September 15, 2014
Muscle in the Morning: September 15, 2014

1 Coleman Heads Back to the Gym 2. Big Ramy’s Mass [ ... ]

Muscle in the Morning: September 12, 2014
Muscle in the Morning: September 12, 2014

1 Baitos 212 Redemption
2. Worlds Strongest Bodybuilde [ ... ]

Muscle in the Morning: September 11, 2014
Muscle in the Morning: September 11, 2014

  1 Latorya Watts Boulder Shoulders 2. C [ ... ]

Muscle in the Morning: September 10, 2014
Muscle in the Morning: September 10, 2014

1Kuclo Read for the Mr Olympia  [ ... ]

Muscle in the Morning: September 9, 2014
Muscle in the Morning: September 9, 2014

1.Rx Muscle in Mexico 2. Kyriakou Prepare [ ... ]

Muscle in the Morning: September 8, 2014
Muscle in the Morning: September 8, 2014

  1. Max Charles Signs with Sci Tec 2.&n [ ... ]

Muscle in the Morning: September 5, 2014
Muscle in the Morning: September 5, 2014

  1. Margie Martin Makes Olympia Debut 2 [ ... ]

Muscle in the Morning: September 4, 2014
Muscle in the Morning: September 4, 2014

  1. The Rock Loves Bodybuilding 2.  [ ... ]

Muscle in the Morning: September 3, 2014
Muscle in the Morning: September 3, 2014

  1. The Return of Alex Federov 2.  [ ... ]

Muscle in the Morning: September 2, 2014
Muscle in the Morning: September 2, 2014

1. 50 Cent Spotted in Venice Golds 2. Can [ ... ]