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Old 09-13-2013, 06:48 AM   #11
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I have serious doubt that the top level competitor's, BB or Physique, are "all natural".
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Old 09-13-2013, 09:11 AM   #12
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Lets be blunt, not many people cared about womans BB.
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Old 09-13-2013, 10:28 AM   #13
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Lets be blunt, not many people cared about womans BB.
I think it's pretty cool myself.
It's not a look I want but I admire anybody with that kind of drive, determination and dedication.
It's pretty rare.
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I think it's pretty cool myself.
It's not a look I want but I admire anybody with that kind of drive, determination and dedication.
It's pretty rare.
I agree completely. A lot of women are training because they want a body that's attractive to men (and I'm not being sexist here, because a lot of men are doing the converse). But seeing as very few men find women BB attractive, it means that they - the women - are doing it entirely for its own merits. They're operating on their own aesthetic, and they don't give a shit if that's different from everyone else's. There's a kind of purity to that I really admire.

Anything that challenges traditional gender perceptions in such a direct way is never going to be popular.

It's still not to my tastes, though.
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Old 09-13-2013, 02:55 PM   #15
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You could see it coming. There was def a down sloping trend. Guys want to look like mr o but most female don't want to be freakishly huge.
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Just remember fit is the new sexy. Woman's bodybuilding is impressive, but I can see why it's not as popular.
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