Tomorrow will be the day of the NPC Nationals, one of the three big NPC shows and there are nearly 1000 competitors expected! Before we are going into details here are some other news:
Jose Raymond is in an advert of Reebok. He´s the testimonial for ther Reebok Crossfit section.
ON oct 31th Bill Bearl celebrated his 82nd birthday. He was a rolemodel for Arnold and is still working out.
NPC Nationals 2012 Preview
Todd Jewell won the overall last year surpriseingly and got his Pro Card. Due to a rule change there is a second place sufficent to enter the pro status.
Mens Bodybuilding: Top 2 in each weight category (7 categories)
Class Winners in Women’s Bodybuilding (4 categories)
Open Figure: Top 2 in each Height Class (6 categories on height)
Open Bikini: Top 2 in each Height Class (6 categories on height)
Men’s Physique: Top 2 in each Height Class (6 categories on height)
Women’s Physique: Top 2 in each Height Class (4 categories on height)
So there will be 14 new Pro Bodybuilders after this weekend.
On good hope for a win is Kevin Jordan. He got a contract with GAT and tries to take on in the heavy weight division.
Due to the role change it is quite hard to find some favorites. Athletes like Victor DelCampo, Dusty Hanshaw and Nick Trigili certainly among the TOP guys.
This contest will be the last big amateur event in this year and we can expect it to be a great one.
More in our weekly columns USA Update by our teammember Christian