Category: Inspiration Pics

Five Bullet Friday

What I’m Reading Anything You Want – Derek Sivers A short read on the the reflections and lessons learned from entrepreneur and founder of CD-Baby.com. In a time when independent musicians were locked out of the distribution chain by larger corporations, Sivers’ CD-Baby provided a platform for many artists to circumvent the traditional system and…

WTF Happened To Bodybuilding? 15 Lesser Known Bodybuilders From The 80s/90s Who Crush Today’s Pros

A common topic on many peoples lips is the sorry state of today’s physiques and the general degeneration of bodybuilding. People can’t put their finger on it, but there’s something wrong about many of the physiques that hit the pro stage these days. Sure the bloated-guts and lack of conditioning are obvious factors in the unsightly parade…

Interviews With Champions

Youtube and social media are providing bodybuilding fans with unparalleled access to their favourite athletes. While much of the oversaturated showboating that passes for media-presence these days is off-putting, I’m appreciative of the efforts of certain aficionados digging into the archives of past champions and plumbing their memories for anecdotes, tips and secrets long forgotten. If you’re a fan…

The Best Posing Routines

The Lost (Dead) Art of Physique Display It’s almost a foregone conclusion that because the posing round is no longer a scored component of many bodybuilding shows, the effort given to constructing a memorable and impactful routine is minimal at best. To celebrate the lost art of posing, I’ve gathered together a list of some…

Mr Olympia 2013

Last year was the second time I attended the Mr Olympia weekend held each year in Las Vegas. The expo is always a highlight, giving attendees the chance to meet the elite of the sport, watch a variety of strength sports and partake of the huge amount of free giveaways and samples on offer at…

Inspiration Pics

As the contest draws ever nearer, I’m going to start posting some inspiration pics every Sunday to inspire me to push it that little bit harder and help me better visualise what greatness looks like. I’m a big fan of the old time physiques. They represent an ideal that is attainable compared to the monstrosities…