Posts Tagged "Ifbb"

The Fix is In: Manion and Manion Corruption?

The fix is in. Anthony Roberts is reporting on the story of father Jim Manion, and son J.M. Manion, and their curious relationship with the sport of bodybuilding. Father Jim Manion is an IFBB and NPC chairperson and head judge….

Muscle Mayhem Deleting IFBB/NPC Cover Up Threads

Yesterday, Muscle and Brawn began receiving visitors to the IFBB/NPC cover up stories via a Muscle Mayhem forum link. After a short while, the thread was deleted. A poster by the name of “noflyzone” posted the story again, asking why…

The Lee Thompson, NPC/IFBB Cover Up Continues: Sexual Harassment

The IFBB and NPC’s attempt to squelch damaging information on the Internet continues. Anthony Roberts is reporting that Lee Thompson, the NPC chairperson in Texas who was federally indicted on steroid-related charges, may also be involved with sexually harassing female…

Record Olympia Prize Money

This year’s Olympia competition will feature record prize money. The total? $800,000, a slight increase of $45,000 over the 2008 Olympia. AMI, America Media Inc., took over the Olympia in 2004. At that time, total prize money was $540,000. IFBB…

2009 NPC USA Bumps IFBB Pro Card Winners from 2 to 3

In the past, the NPC has allowed two men to walk away from the NPC USA with IFBB pro cards. This year, the NPC is bumping that number to three. The 2009 NPC USA will be held on July 24-29,…

2009 Europa Show of Champions Official Scorecard Update

The IFBB has just released updated official scorecards for the 2009 Europa Show of Champions. The Europa, taking place on Aptil 17-18th, features bodybuilding, a USAPL powerlifting show of champions, a strongman competition, and much more. Here’s a peek at…

2009 IFBB Ironman Pro Invitational

1. Silvio Samuel 2. Moe Elmoussawi 3. Ronny Rockel 4. Hidetada Yamagishi 5. Ahmad Haidar 6. Eddie Abbew 7. Mohammad Bannout 8. Mark Dugdale 9. Marcus Haley 10. Johnnie Jackson 11. Troy Alves 12. Oliver Adzievski 13. Martin Kjellstrom 14….