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.
177.4K Reads 25 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.
76.1K Reads 9 Comments
George "HIT" Richards
Gravity defying calisthenics master George Richards shares his training, diet and cardio secrets. Achieve your goals with bodyweight movements.
100.4K Reads 9 Comments
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.
93.2K Reads 8 Comments
Ashley Horner
Super mom Ashley Horner lists her favorite exercises, discusses her cardio approach and talks about landing a commercial with Gatorade.
31.5K Reads 3 Comments
Jen Mezzetti
Bullied in high school, Jen decided to change her lifestyle and prove them wrong. At age 18 she is now a top NPC bikini competitor and Total Nutrition sponsored athlete.
24.5K Reads 1 Comment
Brandan Fokken
A physique competitor and Force Factor Team Leader, Brandan's heroes are Superman and Arnold Schwarzenegger, and he is motivated to lead by example.
27.3K Reads 2 Comments
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.
43.6K 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.
102.4K Reads 15 Comments
Tarah Andrews
A distance runner who became sidelined with a knee injury, Tarah soon found herself captivated by the strength and drive of fitness competitors.
14.3K Reads 0 Comments
Michelle Parish
Michelle Parish has moved from fitness competitions to bikini, and is looking to make a name for herself in the fitness modeling industry.
14.3K Reads 2 Comments
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.
20.4K Reads 2 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!
13.2K Reads 0 Comments
Amber Hayes
Amber Hayes decided to get in shape for her wedding. 6 years later she is bikini competitor and powerlifter who is looking to break into fitness modeling.
25.2K Reads 3 Comments
Catherine Basile
At the age of 47, Catherine Basile has a body that every 18 year old would die for. In our interview with Catherine, she talks diet, competition and family.
7.7K Reads 2 Comments
Kevin Weiss
Pro bodybuilder Kevin Weiss entered his first competition in 1986 at the age of 15. 18 years later, he who his pro card!
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Top Fitness Model David Kimmerle
David was fat, broke, depressed, single and confused. Now he is one of the top fitness models in the industry. Find out how he completely turned his life around and got ripped.
121.1K Reads 19 Comments
Olly Foster
Olly Foster is a top personal trainer in the UK and a fitness model who has landed 6 magazine covers. Find out how he stays in shape all year round.
24.5K Reads 0 Comments
Jerry Marsala
A behind the scenes look at what it takes to run a contest. Also, learn why it is important to ignore the steroid side of the sport, and support natural contests.
6.4K Reads 0 Comments
Nigel St Lewis
Beastly natural bodybuilder Nigel St Lewis has won both the BNBF and NPA British championships. Take an inside look into his training and nutrition.
37.5K Reads 0 Comments
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.
12.1K Reads 2 Comments
Rosie Chee
Writer and fitness model Rosie Chee holds national cycling records and has competed in figure, but her real passion is for general health and fitness.
23.3K Reads 3 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.
9.1K Reads 0 Comments
Road To UFC 167: Johny Hendricks Interview
David Young talks to SAN Nutrition sponsored UFC fighter Johny Hendricks about training, nutrition, supplementation and what it takes to cultivate a fighter's mindset.
32K Reads 1 Comment
Pro Fitness Competitor & Trainer Jen Jewell
Jen Jewell took the fitness world by storm when she won a Pro card at her first competition. She is now a celebrity trainer, cover model and top contender for a fitness championship.
28.4K Reads 1 Comment
Chris Santamaria
Team Betancourt Nutrition's Chris Santamaria started at a meager 115lbs, taking up lifting to improve his track speed. He is currently a top light heavyweight bodybuilder.
15.3K Reads 0 Comments
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.
35.5K Reads 0 Comments
Kandace Hudspeth
Kandace Hudspeth is living the Fit Life! In this interview she shares her workout, diet and supplementation plans, along with recipes and more!
65.1K Reads 2 Comments
Joe Franco
In this interview, IFPA pro Joe Franco talks about his love of natural bodybuilding, and shares some personal training success stories.
14.8K Reads 4 Comments
Michelle Hanson
Michelle Hanson is a top ranked NPC bikini competitor and fitness model who recently made the move from figure.
40.9K 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.
16.2K Reads 3 Comments
Shaun Clarida
At 135 lbs Shaun is the epitome of a bodybuilder. In this interview he talks about his love for the sport, and shares his diet and training secrets.
40K Reads 1 Comment
Michael Goodwin
Michael is a natural freak who is highly ranked both in bodybuilding and powerlifting. In this interview he outlines his 5 day split for both muscle and strength building.
12.6K Reads 1 Comment
Bry Jensen
Bry Jensen didn't let a lung condition stop her, nor her skinny-fat body type! Find out how she made amazing changes to her body in only 2 years.
27.1K Reads 7 Comments
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.
20.3K Reads 5 Comments
Mary Bell
Pro figure competitor who is also an acclaimed competition coach. Mary was recently featured on E! True Hollywood Stories, Female Bodybuilders.
10.2K Reads 3 Comments
Rick Ryan
Bodybuilder Rick Ryan is proof that you can have an amazing physique well into your 50's. Lean how Rick approaches training, nutrition and cardio.
11K Reads 1 Comment
Damion Yates
Want to get diced and jacked? In this interview natural physique freak Damion Yates tells you how to eat and train to look your best.
8.1K Reads 2 Comments
Holly Bricken
Holly is a competitive half marathon runner and NPC bikini competitor as well as an Optimum Nutrition sponsored athlete.
32.1K Reads 3 Comments
David Ashton
A 2 time bodybuilding champion with a passion for lifestyle. In this interview he details his training approach which features a monster arm day!
20.2K Reads 5 Comments
Chris Villa
Personal trainer and top NPC physique competitor Chris Villa wants to inspire you to get healthy and fit. Learn more about his approach to lifting and fitness in this interview.
18.6K Reads 1 Comment
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.
22.3K Reads 0 Comments
Scott Galton
Natural bodybuilder Scott Galton has competed in several British finals, and won the BNBF Southern Lightweight championship in 2011.
13.3K Reads 0 Comments
Matus Valent
Matus Valent is a successful fitness model who has appeared on numerous magazine covers, as well as the Pathfinder movie poster and in TV commercials.
18.9K Reads 3 Comments
Melih Cologlu
Trainer and NPC Physique competitor Melih Cologlu talks about his freaky effective 10 day muscle building split, and provides bulking and cutting advice.
15.4K Reads 10 Comments
Alex Carneiro
In this interview top Men's NPC Physique competitor and Optimum Nutrition sponsored athlete Alex Carniero shares his secrets to building a shredded body.
104.2K Reads 6 Comments
Jennifer Hunter-Marshall
Feeling mentally and physically drained from bodybuilding and fitness competitions, Jennifer decided to pursue CrossFit in 2006, and "took to it like a fish to water."
23.5K Reads 2 Comments
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.
19.1K Reads 1 Comment
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.
14.2K Reads 0 Comments
Stacey Naito
Stacey Naito has competed in 11 bikini contests. Learn about her training and nutrition, and the motivation that drives Stacey to look amazing all year round.
33K Reads 1 Comment

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