Why I Compete

Why I Compete

The "why" behind why I compete is a complex one with many different angles. Most of my reasons, however, have to do with achieving goals and continually improving my physique. I want to share with you 3 important reasons why I compete and maybe inspire you to do the same someday. It Helps to Have a Goal I am the type of person who will not stop until I achieve a goal. I pull … [Read more...]

Training Lagging Body Parts

Training Lagging Body Parts

Training lagging body parts is something everyone who wants to compete in a bodybuilding show needs to pay attention to. A few weeks ago my adviser informed me that he wanted me to add a fourth day to my weight training. He didn't want me to spend this on just anything, he wanted me to find a body part I wanted to improve and hit it with an intense training session each week.As … [Read more...]

Shaving Body Hair for a Show

Shaving Body Hair

Shaving body hair for a competition is something all bodybuilders go through. As you know, I am preparing for a show in April 2012. My advisor informed me that he wanted me to begin shaving down so that I could take better care of my skin. The prospect of shaving off my body hair was daunting at best because I have a lot of it!I began my assignment of shaving body hair by doing … [Read more...]