Musclemania® Universe Pro Champion Corelle Dabsays, "Posing after each exercise helps you poses for showtime competitions. So I pose after each exercise so I can see which poses work for my physique."
Musclemania® Physique Pro Shane Allan Weatherford reflects, "I feel like sometimes as humans we forget our roots. We came from nature and our bodies want to go back to nature. I shut my phone off, clear my mind and get away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Then I go back home feeling refreshed and ready to be productive."
Egyptian natural bodybuilder Basem Saaid says he's in lean shape all year. The 5'8", 190 lbs., 32 year old, exporter explains, "I have trained for over 10 years and always ate clean. For me, bodybuilding is a whole life experience and having shape and condition everyday." Now, Basem is training for Musclemania® Dubai in 4 months, his first major competition.
With a million fan strong following, Filipino natural bodybuilder Rendon Labador says, "Relax and trust the timing of your life. You will become the person you always knew you could be. Just don't forget to appreciate who you are now."
German natural bodybuilder Steven Samuel says he only trained for 6 months before '17 Musclemania® Berlin. Now, the 6', 225 lbs, 21 year old, lifetime natural explains, "I am not making the same mistakes. I am training twice a day and working on symmetry issues - back, hams and calves. And my diet is high on protein, low fat and moderate carbs. You could say I am listening to my body."
At 6', 200 lbs., 23 year old, Musclemania® Korea Champion Jun Cho's classic natural shape. The commercial actor and sports model is training for MM America in Las Vegas.
Musclemania® Colombia Champions Yeifer Di (L, Bodybuilding, 5'3", 145 lbs., 32 years) and Alejandro Arango (R, Classic, 6', 197 lbs., 22 years) are training partners. They competed and won together at the show last month.
Musclemania® Pro Bertrand Lim morning stretch. The 5'7", 180 lbs., Parisian natural bodybuilder has kept a lean physique all year for the first time. "With each passing season, my discipline, diet and training is easier," Bertrand explains.
Filipino fitness media star and natural bodybuilder Rendon Labador continues his transformation as he prepares for Musclemania® Asia in December. He says, "The competitive goal complements my social media influencing throughout the country. I relish being a fitness motivator for my countrymen."
Musclemania® Physique Pro Champion Nicolas Iong says, "Challenges come to strengthen you. Problems are sent as gifts. Gifts to strengthen your character."