A Farewell to 'The Giant'
On November 25, 2013, the sport of bodybuilding lost a great hero in IFBB Pro Greg Kovacs, who passed as a result of a heart attack. As with Nasser, I'm grateful that the rabid mainstream media hasn't taken hold of this tragedy to rally against the sport, especially because they'll do so without a scintilla of evidence most of the time.
I remember it like it was yesterday. The year was 1993. Dorian Yates marched onto the stage at the NPC Bev Francis Atlantic States weighing a mind-boggling 285lbs. His back was so thickly muscled that it looked like it belonged to an alien from a science fiction movie.
Posing Trunks in Paris
On a recent segment of Ask Dave on the Heavy Muscle Radio show Dave was asked, “Do you think more mainstream exposure is good for the sport of bodybuilding?” In comparison to mainstream sports and the public and mainstream media perception of bodybuilding, saying bodybuilding is viewed as a fringe sport is like saying Charlie Sheen has a drinking problem – it’s a major understatement.
Train Like A Hero!
On some level, we’ve all imagined ourselves as heroes at one time or another. We imagine ourselves having super powers, rescuing a damsel in distress or saving the world from certain disaster, all while facing incredible circumstances and defeating our evil arch nemesis.
The Bodybuilder’s Five Tools for Success!
Every kid who grew up playing video games remembers how exciting it was when we finally discovered cheat codes. The feeling of finally unearthing those cheat codes as a kid was like unwinding the plot of a Dan Brown novel – they always seemed to be shrouded in secrecy like they were being guarded by The Knights Templar.
The Limited Collection EVLS Prague Pro on Sale!
The Limited Collection EVLS by NEBBIA – the official sportswear at the recent competition EVLS Prague Pro – goes on sale today! The EVLS PRAGUE PRO is one of the most prestigious professional competitions in Europe! This collection was the official sportswear clothing of all the 2013 Pro Bodybuilders and Pro Bikini contestants entered in the competition.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SD Pharmaceuticals launches high-quality BRANCHED CHAIN AMINO ACIDS BCAATM
Vancouver, B.C. – October 21, 2013 – SD Pharmaceuticals, The Cutting-Edge Ingredient Company, today launched its newest product, BRANCHED CHAIN AMINO ACIDS BCAA TM. BCAAs are a group of essential amino acids which cannot be made by the body and play a key role in protein synthesis, energy production and muscle growth.
SMART Personal Training Available in Croatia!
There's good news for Rx Muscle fans overseas. The SMART Personal Training Course in conjunction with the Adria Fitness Academy has now made its way to Europe! That’s right, for the very first time this unique and comprehensive program has become available in Croatia.