Body Building – 1985 – I F B B Womens World Championship – Featuring Vera Bendel – With Bruce Jenner

Vera Bendel is a German bodybuilder and entrepreneur….who was the first German champion in women’s bodybuilding….and she was also the first German bodybuilder to become a professional in the sport.  In November 1979 she opened her gym in Hanau-Steinheim together with her husband Willi Bendel….where  Ralf Moeller and Kurt Felix also trained…..when in the spring…

Body Building – 1985 – Bruce Jenner + Linda Thomson Jenner Intro To IFBB Women World Championships

Bruce Jenner won the decathlon gold medal at the 1976 Montreal Olympic Games and became an instant national hero in America. Jenner appeared on the cover of the August 9, 1976, issue of Sports Illustrated….the February 1979 issue of Gentleman’s Quarterly….and on the cover of Playgirl  magazine ….and little did anyone know at this time that he would…

Body Building – 1985 – I F B B Womens World Championship – Featuring Marjo Selin – With Bruce Jenner

Internationally recognized personality Marjo Selin has acquired numerous titles including the National Championship in her native Finland and the European Championship. She won the bronze medal at the Women’s Pro World Championship in Nice, France….while competing in 8 consecutive Ms. Olympia contests between 1981 to 1989…..as Marjo placed in the Top Six Finalists in 1987…

Body Building – 1986 – I F B B Ms Olympia Championships – Featuring Clare Furr – With Dorothy Lucey

Clare Furr was one of the early greats of female bodybuilding….as fans and the judges alike both loved her big, thick arms and shoulders and stunning pecs…..as her routine in the 1986 Ms. Olympia Championships…..which took place on November 19, 1986, at the Felt Forum in Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York…..which was the 7th Ms. Olympia…

Body Building – 1985 – I F B B Ms Olympia Championships – Featuring Gladys Portugues

The more time I spend posting women’s body building videos…..the more I realize how beautiful these female athletes really are…..so, take Gladys Portugues…..the subject of this video herewith…..she is a very attractive woman……as my bet is that both of her children are very attractive also…..since she has a well known male HUNK for a husband…..with actor /…

Body Building – 1985 – Ms Olympia Awards Show – Cory Everson 1st + Mary Roberts 2nd + Di Dennis 3rd

The awards ceremony at the 1985 Ms Olympia Championships competition took place on November 30, 1985, at the Felt Forum in Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York….which was the 6th Ms. Olympia competition ever held…..and was aired on NBC Sportsworld ….and hosted by sportscaster Dorothy Lucey along with body building television analyst Frank Zane.  The competition came down to three…

Body Building – 1986 – I F B B Ms Olympia Championship – Featuring Cory Everson – With Dorothy Lucey

Cory Everson is an American female bodybuilding champion and actress…..who won the Ms. Olympia contest six years in a row from 1984 to 1989…..and was born Corinna Kneuer in Racine, Wisconsin….and attended high school in Deerfield, Illinois…..then attended the University of Wisconsin–Madison….where she was a multi-sport standout in gymnastics, track & field and badminton.   While attending the University of Wisconsin–Madison, Cory met Jeff Everson, a…

Body Building – 1987 – US Womens Championships – Featuring Mary Roberts – With Bruce Jenner

The 1980’s is when female bodybuilding first took off due to a transition from the fashionably thin “twiggy” body to one carrying slightly more muscle mass. The National Physique Committee (NPC) held the first women’s Nationals in 1980. Since its inception, this has been the top amateur level competition for women in the US.  As the sport grew,…

Body Building – 1985 – I F B B Ms Olympia Competition – Featuring Carla Dunlap – With Dorothy Lucey

Carla Dunlap is a professional American female bodybuilding champion.  In 1979, Dunlap decided to enter the “Best in the World” bodybuilding contest at the suggestion of Steve Wennerstrom….as she had never trained for bodybuilding….but still placed fifth among 45 entrants. She started training seriously for bodybuilding and was soon competing successfully in top level amateur contests…..when she won the NPC Nationals in…