• Bodybuilding Legends Discuss Shaun Clarida’s 2022 Olympia Goals

    Bodybuilding Legends Discuss Shaun Clarida’s 2022 Olympia Goals

    Ever since 2020 Olympia 212 Champion Shaun Clarida won the 2021 Legion Sports Fest open contest, the topic of conjecture has been whether the New Jersey native should be allowed to compete in both the Olympia 212 and the Mr. Olympia contests this December. Currently, Clarida is only allowed to choose one of the other,…
  • Bodybuilding’s Elite Showed Up at this Weekend's Pittsburgh Pro

    Bodybuilding’s Elite Showed Up at this Weekend's Pittsburgh Pro

    This year’s Pittsburgh Pro 2022 show was rich in bodybuilding tradition. IFBB Pro League and NPC President Jim Manion himself has won the title of Mr. Pittsburgh in his own bodybuilding career. The show has featured numerous Mr. Olympia winners showing up to guest pose from Arnold Schwarzenegger to Brandon Curry and several others over…
  • Inside the Incredible Growth of the Olympia

    Inside the Incredible Growth of the Olympia

    In the world of fit bodies and muscular physiques, there is no name that shines brighter than the Olympia. Created nearly 60 years ago by bodybuilding pioneer Joe Weider, the Olympia logo has become the ultimate symbol of achievement, earning the distinction as the most prestigious event brand in the category. As companies maneuver to…
  • Stephanie Gibson Has Taken Her Service to New and Olympia-level Heights

    Stephanie Gibson Has Taken Her Service to New and Olympia-level Heights

    Many people became aware of the name Stephanie Gibson when she shocked the bodybuilding world by placing third in the 2021 Figure Olympia, which was her debut on the sport’s biggest stage. It’s not often that someone takes that stage for the first time and gets compared to a legend such as five-time Olympia Champion…
  • Sarah Villegas Explains How She Masters Conditioning

    Sarah Villegas Explains How She Masters Conditioning

    For the last two years, Sarah Villegas has been the gold standard in the IFBB Pro League’s Women’s Physique division. In 2020, she upset then champion Shanique Grant to win her first Olympia title. She went into 2021’s contest with people asking questions about whether she could stay on top. She dominated the contest and…
  • Hidetada Yamagishi Says He's His Retired from Bodybuilding on 'TMP'

    Hidetada Yamagishi Says He's His Retired from Bodybuilding on 'TMP'

    Ten-time Ms. Olympia Iris Kyla and former Arnold Classic 212 Champion Hidetada Yamagishi are still active in bodybuilding, but it isn’t on the stage. They have joined forces to open a Powerhouse Gym franchise in Las Vegas, Nevada, and so far, it has been a success. In six months they already have over 470 members,…
  • Brandon Curry on Course for a Potential Historic 2022 Bodybuilding Campaign

    Brandon Curry on Course for a Potential Historic 2022 Bodybuilding Campaign

    It’s hard to believe that prior to 2019, Brandon Curry was seen as a bodybuilding journeyman. The 2008 NPC USA Overall champion had a few pro wins up to that point, most notably the 2013 Arnold Classic South America. But, he was never perceived to be among the elite of the sport. Curry was even…
  • Dr. Robert Goldman Explains the Significance of the International Sports Hall of Fame

    Dr. Robert Goldman Explains the Significance of the International Sports Hall of Fame

    Most major sports have a Hall of Fame to honor legends that have had incredible careers on the field or court. The Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio may come to mind. There’s also the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, MA. WWE has their annual Hall of Fame event the…
  • Inaugural NPC National Women’s Seminar Preparing Athletes for Success

    Inaugural NPC National Women’s Seminar Preparing Athletes for Success

    Season 3 of Femme Flex Friday is here. Eight-time Ms. Olympia Lenda Murray and 2018 Rising Phoenix World Champion Alina Popa are back to educate, entertain, and inform fans on the women’s side of the sport every Friday, and they began the new season with a recap of the first annual NPC National Women’s Seminar.…
  • Big Ramy is Impacting a Generation of Bodybuilding Fans in Egypt

    Big Ramy is Impacting a Generation of Bodybuilding Fans in Egypt

    If you’re reading this article right now, then there’s a good chance you’re at least somewhat familiar with bodybuilding. You likely also know that the top title in the world of bodybuilding is Mr. Olympia. The 16 men that have held that title since 1965 have done more than won a bodybuilding contest — they…