Top Natural Bodybuilders Compete at the IM Naturally
(Los Angeles, Calif… October 30, 2012) Optimum Nutrition presents The IRON MAN Magazine Naturally Bodybuilding, Physique, Figure, & Bikini Championships at the West Coast’s largest fitness event, 2013’s TheFitExpo™ Los Angeles. Presented by Bodybuilding.com, the Expo will take place January 19-20, at the Los Angeles Convention Center, 1201 South Figueroa Street, West Halls A & B. Throughout the weekend, top bodybuilders will be offering complimentary seminars on muscle building, nutrition and fitness.
“We’re excited about bringing back the IRON MAN Championships to the Expo and promoting in conjunction with IRON MAN Magazine for our 10th Anniversary,” said TheFitExpo Executive Director, Erin Ferries. “This is southern California’s top natural bodybuilding contest and Expo audiences love the dynamics of this one-of-a-kind live competition.”
IRON MAN Magazine Naturally Bodybuilding, Physique, Figure & Bikini Championships will demonstrate impressive physiques developed without the use of performance enhancing drugs. This event will take place on Saturday, January 19 with judging at 10:30 AM and the finals at 3:30 PM. Entry deadline is January 12, 2013 at the event is NPC sanctioned and is a NPC Team Universe qualifier. For full contest information and to enter the event, www.ironmanmagzine.com/naturally.
John Balik, Publisher of IRON MAN Magazine, said, “We’re always very pleased to return to TheFitExpo weekend. We look forward to bringing the top bodybuilding competitors to the stage for the 10th anniversary event of TheFitExpo.”
Attendees can meet and get autographs from 4 X Mr. Olympia Champion, Jay Cutler, Mr. California NPC Champion, Rich Piana and Renaldo “Razor” Gairy, IFBB Pro Bodybuilder, both courtesy of Mutant, Roland Kickinger, Bodybuilder/Actor, and many more to be announced.
Expo attendees will also cheer on competitors participating in returning contests including The Gracie US Nationals and The Gracie Kids Worlds, MET-Rx Odd Haugen Strength Classic, American Record Makers Olympic Weightlifting Competition, The USPA American Cup Powerlifting Championships, MET-Rx Vise Grip Viking Challenge, TheFitExpo Benchpress and Deadlift Invitational and Bodybuilding.com’s BodySpace™ Spokesmodel Search.
TheFitExpo offers something for everyBODY! Attendees will find over 100 fitness and sports celebrities as well as 15 amateur, professional, Olympic and attendee competitions and 300 exhibits offering the latest in fitness, diet, nutrition, strength and wellness products and services. During both days of the Expo, many leading fitness professionals will be presenting educational seminars and demonstrations on subjects such as proper nutrition and dieting and exercise philosophies.
TheFitExpo adult admission tickets are $20 per day or $30 for the full weekend. Children 12 years and under are $10 per day and children under 6 are free. Show hours are Saturday, 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM and Sunday, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Plenty of parking is available.
For more TheFitExpo information on ticketing, exhibiting or sponsorship opportunities, call (818) 545-0290 or visit www.thefitexpo.com.
Event is produced by National Fitness Productions. Title sponsor is Bodybuilding.com, Presenting sponsor for Bodybuilding.com TheFitExpo Los Angeles is Subway Restaurants, with Ralphs, MET-Rx, Pure Protein, Body Fortress, Optimum Nutrition, and ABB as Major Sponsors. Supporting Sponsors include GNC, Gaspari Nutrition, Baddass Nutrition, ProMera Sports, MMA Referee School. Media Sponsors include Iron Man Magazine, MMA Worldwide, Sherdog and Hit Whats Hot.
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