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Strong line-up at Olympia

Breaking into the top six at the Mr. Olympia this year will be a dogfight. On the weekend of 15 and 16 September the best bodybuilders from around the globe will gather in Las Vegas to knock current champion Phil Heath from the United States off his throne and achieve the ...

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Kai Greene signs with Super League

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Professional bodybuilder Kai Greene is done with the IFBB after signing a deal with Dorian Yates’ Super League. Earlier in the year the 42-year-old Greene, also known as “The Predator” in bodybuilding circles, was offered a special Olympia invitation by IFBB Pro League President Jim Manion. Greene came second at ...

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All juiced up! Bodybuilder suspended

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An Italian competitive bodybuilder has recently been suspended after anti-doping officials found 14 banned substances in his system. Giuseppe Ippolito was competing at the Italian Federation of Bodybuilding Championships in Rome. Ippolito tested positive for Canrenone, Drostanolone, Methandienone metabolite, Boldenone, Trenbolone metabolite, Stanozolol metabolite, Dehydrochlormethyltestosterone metabolite, Methamphetamine, Amphetamine, Selegiline and its ...

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Huge loss for bodybuilding

The bodybuilding community was shocked and saddened by the tragic news of the death of Sifiso Lungelo Thabete, a bodybuilder from Umlazi in  KwaZulu-Natal, at the weekend. Sifiso, an IFBB Junior World Champion in the up to 75kg category, broke his neck in a freak accident. Sifiso’s most recent victory ...

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The Beast to visit Zim

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South Africa’s IFBB Pro bodybuilder Earl “The Beast” Abrahams will be gracing the stage of the inaugural Marume Classic to be held on 5 August at the Zimbabwe College of Music in the city of Harare. Abrahams, who started competing as Pro bodybuilder this year, was invited as a special ...

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Pro bodybuilder Roelly Winklaar at 130kg!

Flex Friday Roelly Winklaar-style Nine weeks to go before the rumble in Las Vegas and Mr. Olympia competitor and IFBB Pro bodybuilder Roelly Winklaar (40) shows what he has been up to at Bader Boodai’s Oxygen Gym in Kuwait! Known as “The Dutch Beast” Winklaar earned a sixth-place finish at last ...

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Super League: Dorian Yates’s new competition

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There will be a brand new addition to the bodybuilding and fitness competitive arena when Super League kicks off in Las Vegas on Saturday, 29 July 2017. Six-time Mr. Olympia Dorian Yates has joined forces with fellow athletes Stan Efferding and Erin Stern to form Super League which will combine ...

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Don’t miss Muscle Mulisha 2

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Jozi will be the ultimate entertainment destination this weekend if you are into big muscles and superheroes! It simply does not get any better than this. On Saturday, 8 July, the 2nd edition of the IFBB sanctioned show and Arnold Classic 2018 qualifier will see athletes from all over the ...

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Athletes fly SA flag high in Rio

This past weekend proved that South Africa is definitely blessed with high calibre athletes. South Africans have shown their mettle on the international stage while competing at the Mr. & Mrs. Universe competition hosted by the World Fitness Federation (WFF) on Saturday, 24 June in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Juan ...

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Olympia Amateur has Industry Buzzing

Joe Weider’s Olympia Amateur The Olympia Amateur, scheduled for 14 September in Las Vegas, will mark the very first time the competition will be held in the United States. The Olympia Amateur contest will be comprised of the following divisions: Bikini Open Bodybuilding Classic Bodybuilding (IFBB) Classic Physique (NPC) Men’s ...

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