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 – 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 – Ms Olympia Final Six – Dennis + Everson + Roberts + Plakinger + Furr + Dunlap

The 1985 Ms. Olympia Championships in body building 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…..as the competition came down to the “finals of six”….when the six finalists all perform and pose side by side on the same stage.  This competition…

Body Building – 1986 – I F B B Ms Olympia Championships – Featuring Mary Roberts

Mary Roberts was one of the top professional female bodybuilders of the 1980’s…..as she possessed a classic short 5 ft 3 in thick physique featuring an overwhelming upper body even as a lightweight…..while her big arms, deltoids and chest with her mature looks and flashing, almost challenging dark eyes projected a very powerful, confident aura onstage. A three-page…