Short about Bodybuilding
Is a form of body modification involving intensive muscle hypertrophy.
Ten fun facts about Bodybuilding
Bodybuilding gained popularity in the 1890s with the arrival of Mr. Eugene Sandown.
The Weider brothers run the IFBB (International Federation of Body Builders).
The Mr. Olympia statuette represents a model of Mr Eugene Sandown.
Albert Beckles was the oldest man to compete in the Mr. Olympia at the age of 53.
Arnold Poole is the youngest competitor to win Mr. Olympia at the age of 21.
Eugene Sandown developed the first body building show called “The Great Show” in 1891.
Weight training was practiced in ancient Egypt and Greek using stones.
Eugene Sandown published one of the first bodybuilding magazines “physical cultures”.
William L Murray is the winner of the world’s first big body building contest.
Steve Reeves was referred as the greatest body builder of all time.