The NPC Nationals Update

npc nationals 2014

The NPC Nationals 2014 took place in Miami, Florida on November 21 and 22.  62 men and women earned their IFBB Pro cards. The competition was fierce. Let's have a look at the Top 3 in each class. NPC Nationals - Men's Bodybuilding Alexis Rivera-Roton Overall winner NPC Nationals - Men's Physique Logan Franklin Overall … [Read more...]

Why I Love This Subjective Sport

Subjective Judging

There is a saying in the boxing and MMA world -- never let the fight go to the judges. The feeling is that when a fight is allowed to go to the judges there are times when the better fighter does not win. I have to agree with this in principle. Many times the decision of the judges does not match the fight I witness. Bodybuilding is 100% subjective. People go to shows and … [Read more...]

How I Made it to the Contest Stage


On April 14, 2012 I accomplished a goal I had been working towards for months. I stepped on stage at the NPC Amateur Grand Prix and competed in my first bodybuilding competition. Yes, I said "first" because there will be more. This is the story of how I got there and where I plan to go next. Where I Started This was my before picture taken on August 1, 2011. As you can see, … [Read more...]