Athlete Profiles & Interviews

Get an inside look at some of the biggest athletes in the fitness industry.

All Athlete Profiles & Interviews

Frank Zane
Three time Mr. Olympia Frank Zane talks about training, diet and nutrition, and shares his thoughts about the modern state of bodybuilding.
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Francisco Montealegre
Francisco spent 7 years practicing full contact karate. He set aside karate for bodybuilding, and 10 years later Francisco Montealegre is now a pro!
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Samantha Baker
Ex-New England Patriots Cheerleader and current Figure champion and swimsuit model Samantha Bakers talks cardio, motivation, pet peeves and more!
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Roger Waters
Roger Waters has captured the INBA Overall Mr. Universe, and the INBA Mr. Olympia Masters Tall, and Overall Tall in 2007 and 2008.
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George "HIT" Richards
Gravity defying calisthenics master George Richards shares his training, diet and cardio secrets. Achieve your goals with bodyweight movements.
101.2K Reads 9 Comments
Jos
Jos knows what it means to be a true natural bodybuilder. Few men are more passionate about the natural side of the sport.
77.3K Reads 9 Comments
Grace De La Rosa
Grace is a cancer survivor and mother who has been training for 25 years. Learn how she stays fit and fantastic at 43!
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Tim Martin
Tim is one of the largest naturals in the history of bodybuilding. In this interview, Tim Martin talks training philosophy, motivation, and training mistakes.
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Sean "Sully" Sullivan
Sean has competed over 70 times. In this interview, he talks about how the sport of bodybuilding has changed over the years, and hints at a comeback!
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Cleveland Thomas
Fueled by a desire to improve, and training with an intense higher rep style, pro bodybuilder Cleveland Thomas is looking to be bigger than ever.
18.2K Reads 4 Comments
Akiva Stopford
Want a great physique? In this interview shredded fitness model Akiva Stopford shares his diet, training, cardio and supplementation secrets.
14.9K Reads 5 Comments
Holly Bricken
Holly is a competitive half marathon runner and NPC bikini competitor as well as an Optimum Nutrition sponsored athlete.
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Osagie Osunde
Muscle Gauge Nutrition founder and Men's Physique competitor Osagie Osunde provides an inside look at his training philosophy, eating plan and supplementation.
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Luke Scherer
Luke Scherer made the jump from football to competitive bodybuilding, and in 2 short years has managed to take home an NPC victory and a top 10 on the national level.
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The Online Coach Raymond Querido
Raymond Querido is a MAN Sports sponsored athlete, Youtube personality and IIFYM proponent who competes in both bodybuilding (pro card) and powerlifting.
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Dave Goodin
With the nickname the Texas Shredder, you know Dave Goodin has to be hardcore! Dave is an experienced bodybuilder, powerlifter, and a contest promoter.
24K Reads 9 Comments
Victor Costa
Natural bodybuilder Victor Costa is one of the top trainers on the Internet. His Youtube channel is wildly popular, and currently has over 11,000 subscribers.
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Sarah Varno
A passion for fitness and athletics, Sarah discusses the training, cardio and eating approaches that have allowed her to maintain an amazing physique.
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Savannah Rose Neveux
Tired of the college partying lifestyle, Savannah Rose Neveux dropped her unhealthy ways and dedicated her life to good health, fitness and diet.
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Dave Dreas
Trainer and fitness model Dave Dreas is an All American basketball player who turned his focus after college to training, nutrition and fitness.
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Danny Quach
Beast Sports athlete Danny Quach is a record holding powerlifter who recently transitioned to bodybuilding and is seeking an IFPA pro card.
16.5K Reads 1 Comment
Omar El Sheikh
Omar El Sheikh talks about his passion for muscle building, shares a detailed workout plan, and discusses the mistakes he's made along the way.
103.3K Reads 15 Comments
Chad Shaw
Inspirational natural athlete Chad Shaw talks overcame numerous major health issues and asthma. He shares his insight on training and nutrition.
12.6K Reads 3 Comments
Benjamin Palocko
Ben Palocko was a "skin and bones" hockey player who turned to the weights at the suggestion of a coach. He is now a competitive bodybuilder.
22.3K Reads 1 Comment
Christine Hronec
As part owner of Muscle Gauge Nutrition supplement company, Christine Hronec is driven to exemplify the fitness lifestyle. She is currently a top NPC bikini competitor.
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Shawn Wolfe
Squats overrated? So says Shawn Wolfe! Learn more about Shawn's training, supplementation and love for bodybuilding in this interview.
14.2K Reads 11 Comments
Larry Burt
Larry began competing in in 1980 and has 34 shows under his belt. And get this: he's only 46! In this interview Larry talks about his training and more.
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Elsie Velazquez
Learn how NPC figure competitor Elsie Velazquez structures her workouts, diet and cardio for maximum results and an amazing body!
10.5K Reads 1 Comment
Tommy Jeffers
Tommy is a champion natural bodybuilder and a member of Team Scivation. In this interview Tommy takes a detailed look at bodybuilding training.
20.5K Reads 5 Comments
Matthijs Klein
Teen bodybuilder Matthijs Klein is already a beast! In this interview he details the training and eating plan that helped him to maximize his progress.
9.7K Reads 2 Comments
Joe Ohrablo
Natural bodybuilder Joe Ohrablo talks about his comeback to the stage following a devastating injury to both quads in December of 2008.
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Maik Wiedenbach
Maik is a former Olympic level swimmer who transitioned to bodybuilding. Learn about his hardcore, basic training style and his unique "culking" diet.
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Jenna Renee
Hitch Fit athlete Jenna Renee is a fitness model, a bikini competitor in the WBFF, and a country girl who enjoys riding horses.
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Ari Mihalopoulos
Vocalist and guitarist for the metal band Destrophy. Ari is a kettlebell fanatic, school teacher, and a man who takes being a role model seriously.
12.5K Reads 2 Comments
Tommy Andrades
WBFF Pro and Musclemania champion Tommy Andrades talks cardio, nutrition, and shares the methods he uses to maintain a great physique.
14.7K Reads 2 Comments
Simon George
At only 19, teen Simon George has built an amazing body. Take a behind the scenes look at his effective muscle building workout and cardio approach.
29.2K Reads 2 Comments
Michelle Hanson
Michelle Hanson is a top ranked NPC bikini competitor and fitness model who recently made the move from figure.
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Rachel Killam
Rachel is a Nutrabolics sponsored figure athlete who took home a first place finish in 2011, qualifying her for Nationals. She will compete on the national stage this year.
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Melanie Tillbrook
Fitness model and top level NPC bikini competitor Melanie Tillbrook shares her diet and training secrets for looking fit and fantastic.
12.3K Reads 1 Comment
Amanda Adams
Unhappy with her self-image and party girl lifestyle, Amanda decided to get serious in the gym. She is currently an Oh Yeah! Nutrition sponsored athlete and fitness model.
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Kyle Roberts
Champion wheelchair bodybuilder and a true inspiration! Brad Borland talks to Kyle about how he has overcome obstacles in the gym and out!
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Nick Paniagua
Controlled Labs sponsored athlete Nick Paniagua discusses the training and diet secrets behind his amazing six pack abs.
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Jake Greetan
Jake underwent an amazing transformation, losing 50 lbs and over 20% bodyfat. He is currently a Men's Physique competitor and Betancourt Nutrition sponsored athlete.
20.8K Reads 2 Comments
Daniel Grissom
Professional natural bodybuilder Daniel Grissom has taken home first places finishes in the INBF, the NGA, and the NPC.
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Carla Hampshire
At 50, IDFA pro bodybuilder Carla Hampshire is a true inspiration. In this article Carla presents her training split along with a specific diet plan.
7.9K Reads 12 Comments
Shannon Petralito
Shannon Petralita is a Betancourt Nutrition sponsored figure competitor and personal trainer who has won the 2011 WBFF Figure Pro & 2010 Ms. Figure Universe.
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Steve Byrnes
Steve Byrnes is an ex-professional BMX bike racer who is now gunning for a Men's Physique pro card. Learn more about his amazing abs and training style!
15.1K Reads 8 Comments
Joe Klemczewski
Dr. Joe is a nutrition and diet guru, as well as a natural bodybuilder competitor in the WNBF. He has helped numerous natural competitors.
14.4K Reads 1 Comment
Lindsay Kaye
Lindsay Kaye is a NPC bikini competitor and fitness fanatic who has appeared in many magazines including Reps! and Oxygen.
16.9K Reads 3 Comments
Mike McGoldrick
After playing ice hockey for twelve years, NutriForce Sports sponsored athlete Mike "McG" McGoldrick found CrossFit through his interest in strength training and running.
14.3K Reads 0 Comments

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