The 19th of September… it was finally time for the annual Mr. Olympia and the competition’s 50th anniversary.
Let’s stick right to the topic of the article – during the press conference the microphone was being passed between some of the dried out faces of the Mr. Olympia athletes. In one of the first interview rounds it was time for the two nemeses, Mr. Kai Greene and the current Mr. Olympia Phil Heath to battle it out in on the mic.
Bodybuilding is the sport we all know and love, and no one loved it more than the Godfather of Modern Bodybuilding, Mr. Joe Weider. Joe launched the magazines, introduced the weight-training systems, and together with his brother Ben, gave us the IFBB. The IFBB, unlike the AAU, considered bodybuilding its chief priority and wanted to spread the sport throughout the world. The Weiders, together with the help of countless others, set in motion a movement that lives strong today.
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Arnold Sports Festival, the largest multi-sport festival in the nation and home of the world-renowned Arnold Classic professional men’s bodybuilding championships, will again present more than 50 sports and events at the annual celebration of health and fitness.
“To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.” – Buddha
After a stressful day at work, you are finally back home. Your mind is starting to powerfully re-focus, your stress is reducing, and your adrenalin is slowly starting to rise. Meanwhile your shake is almost ready in the kitchen as the vanilla flavored whey protein is blending with some oatmeal and water. The afternoon’s training session is just minutes away and your desire to wage war in the gym… to lift heavy and intense is starting rise.
The 2014 bodybuilding season started with three former Alabama State Champions joining forces with Team SteelWorld founded in 1999 by IFBB Pro Mike Horn and Jan Horn of Mobile, Alabama. The amazing thing is that all three are in the same weight class at 198 lbs. and all three bodybuilders are from one gym, in Mobile, Alabama. The gym is a private personal training center, appropriately called Personal Training & Nutrition, Inc., a facility where no memberships are sold!