Musclemania® America Junior Champion Brandon Flihan is packing a top conditioned physique all season. The 6'1", 210 lbs., 21 year old, lifetime natural says bodybuilding is more than just winning shows. "Winning shows does mean a lot to me. But to keep a commercial and aesthetically pleasing look is really the main focus. I want to be known for that. I do this by focusing on the ultimate goal. Not just looking at show to show." Brandon will bring his competitive and commercial aesthetics to MM America in Las Vegas in November.
Since winning the Model Egypt Championships, Gohary El Gohary says he's been transforming his physique. Then 5'8", 175 lbs., 24 year old restaurateur is training for Musclemania® America Physique in Las Vegas. "I have a new body and feel I am ready for the Physique Divison," Gohary says. "I have increased my protein and carbs and in the gym twice every day over the past 6 months. Its made a big difference in my body and I'll be ready with a new look."
One of most symmetrical shapes on stage, New Yorker Steve Laureus brought a complete to Musclemania® Universe Championships. Amazingly, it was only the second show for the 5'10", 200 lbs., 29 year old, but he's been training since he was a kid. "My father's always been a bodybuilder and I used to remember his big arms when I was kid," Steve says. "I started lifting when I was 11 years old. We used to have equipment at home, so I have always been around weights. But I never thought about competing until I went to the Musclemania® show in Las Vegas last year." Lifetime natural, Steve is training for MM in Las Vegas but this time ON stage!
Musclemania® Pro Roody Exantus shocked everyone at MM Universe last season with a classicly symmetrical and incredibly thick physique. Now, the Orlando fire fighter is training to bring a whole new physique to the show next month. "I have added about 10 lbs. of lean muscle to my physique since the last show in Las Vegas," Roody promises. "It will be a new game with new rules, now!"
Las Vegas natural bodybuilder Brandon Flihan after working out today. The 6'1", 210 lbs., 21 year old crushed the competition at Musclemania® America Junior Championships and he says he's coming back for more at the November show. "I want to take on the best juniors anywhere in the world," Brandon asserts. "I am training everyday and making the changes I need."
New Musclemania® Antelope Valley Champion Grady Gray brought a classic natural physique to the stage a couple of weeks ago. Some times at shows, you know a winner the moment he takes the stage. Grady says, "This was my second MM event (1st was Las Vegas 2014) and I am now a volunteered advocate of the MM famly. I've competed with NPC, IFBB, WBFF, INBA and a title winner in all of the organizations but never have I felt more happy as winner on any stage than Musclemania! And, I personally believe it is because the "Person" experience. As an athlete of many different platforms, being treated as a person weighs more than any trophy to be won. Thanks for [...]
Musclemania® Pro Chang Geun Kim is one of Team Korea's top athletes. At 5'9", 200 lbs., he's been training for 7 years and maintains a lean 7% bodyfat condition all season. "I used to eat a lot in the off-season, but since I am competing against the top guys now, I cannot let myself get without shape," Chang says. He placed 4th at MM World Pro last season in Las Vegas.
Musclemania® Central America Alex Rendon (R) at his biggest ever! The 5'10", 205 lbs., 23 year old lifetime natural says he's growing at a slow but quality pace. "I have steadily gaining about 1 lbs. of muscle a month and keeping my physique lean," Alex says. "I am eating clean for 13 days and allowing myself a cheat meal once every two weeks. It seems to be working for me. I am maintain some cardio, too." Alex has about 6 months to keep growing until he competes at MM Latino in Mexico City and MM America in Las Vegas.
Serbian natural bodybuilder Aleksandar Vukicevic has been training for 10 years. The 6', 202 lbs., 24 year old physical education school teacher competed at '14 Musclemania® Balkan and wants to take on the world's best naturals at MM in Las Vegas. "SInce the show last year, I have trained for symmetry and condition," Alek says. "I have improved my physique a lot, especially overall mass. I think I can handle an international show and show a really aesthetic physique." If Alek can get his US visa, he'll be in Las Vegas in November. In the meantime, he'll be on stage at MM Rome in May.
Musclemania® Pro Chang Geun Kim is one of Korea's most popular natural bodybuilders. Over the past 5 years, this impressive 5'9", 207 lbs., Seoul trainer has risen among the MM ranks. "I started training because everyone encouraged me to get into bodybuilding," Chang says. "But, I was hooked from the start and have kept a serious training and nutrition plan since the beginning. I am lucky to have small bones and joints but with mesomorphic type muscle. I grow fast but I keep the diet super tight and don't gain much fat. I got to watch my water, but I shed that quickly." Chang was a Top 5 Finalist at MM World Pro in Las Vegas and is training for [...]