After the 2014 Governor’s Cup finals when the dust had settled and the last woman was left standing for the Overall Bikini award, I got a chance to catch up with show photographer David Art of David Art Photography. He talks a little about creating brand awareness for competitors and … Continue reading
Mary Blanco is no stranger to the stage. This is now her 4th show and 2nd contest run. What started as a journey into fitness to make better choices while living a balanced lifestyle has morphed into something inspirational. Mary inspires others by competing with a world class physique while … Continue reading
This may have been Jon’s first competitive bodybuilding show, but he is certainly no stranger to hard work and training in the gym. Jon has an athletic background that includes strongman competitions and professional wrestling. Just a short conversation with this gentleman reveals that he has experienced quite a bit … Continue reading
1st Place IFBB Pro Figure Heather Dees Guess who does it again! IFBB Pro Figure competitor Heather Dees returns to the 2nd annual California Governor’s Cup to defend her title and that she does. 2nd Place IFBB Pro Figure Wendy Fortino 3rd Place IFBB Pro Figure Mallory Haldeman 4th Place … Continue reading
I remember Bret’s first show clearly, because it was also my first show. He started his competitive bodybuilding journey in 2009 at the Fresno Classic. He teamed up with coach Matt Allen for this prep and brought his best conditioning ever! The hard work paid off with an overall win … Continue reading
Liana Hamilton came to the 2013 NPC California Governor’s Cup in great form. She had to have known that she was in a good place after the call outs at prejudging, but I’m not sure she knew exactly how well she did until the night show came. She could hardly … Continue reading
IFBB PRO BIKINI Competitor Amanda Latona wins the 2012 Sac Show. Amanda stepped off stage, posed for some photos and made her way over to pause for an interview. She was very excited and grateful to have placed first and was looking forward to a little celebration. This will be … Continue reading
Dianne Flores trains with The Fit Factory with Austen DiPirro. This is her second year competing and she just placed 5th in open Figure Class D in the 2012 NPC Sac Show.