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The Arnold Invites Are Out! Olympia Champs to Put It on the Line in Columbus


2010_ASF_ad_copy_webThe invites to the Ms., Fitness and Figure International competitions are out. Fourteen female bodybuilders, 16  fitness athletes and 20 figure competitors—including Olympia champions Iris Kyle, Adela Garcia and Nicole Wilkins-Lee—will be heading for Columbus, Ohio, for the weekend of March 4 through 7, 2010, along with a slew of other big names.

There will be lots more to say about these match-ups, part of the prestigious Arnold Sports Festival, in the weeks to come. (The men's show—see below—is going to be huge!) For now, just 72 days before everybody's favorite reason to go to Columbus begins, here are the athletes who got the physique world's biggest holiday present this morning:

2010 Ms. International

  1. Heather Armbrust
  2. Lisa Aukland
  3. Dayana Cadeau
  4. Iris Kyle
  5. Debi Laszewski
  6. Zoa Linsey
  7. Mah-Ann Mendoza
  8. Yaxeni Oriquen Garcia
  9. Jeannie Paparone
  10. Betty Pariso
  11. Alina Popa
  12. Brenda Raganot
  13. Elena Shportun-Willemer
  14. Dena Westerfield

2010 Fitness International

  1. Myriam Capes
  2. Regiane Da Silva
  3. Nicole Duncan
  4. Tina Durkin
  5. Allison Ethier
  6. Adela Garcia
  7. Tracey Greenwood
  8. Oksana Grishina
  9. Jennifer Hendershott
  10. Tanji Johnson
  11. Julie Palmer
  12. Kayde Puckett
  13. Camala Rodriguez
  14. Sylvia Tremblay
  15. Kizzy Vaines
  16. Trish Warren

2010 Figure International

  1. Monica Brant
  2. Krissy Chin
  3. Alicia Harris
  4. Candice Houston
  5. Heather Mae French
  6. Monica Mark-Escalante
  7. Angela Mraz
  8. Jessica Putnam
  9. Larissa Reis
  10. Kristal Richardson
  11. Felicia Romero
  12. Rosa-Maria Romero
  13. Sherlyn Roy
  14. Mindi Smith
  15. Erin Stern
  16. Kristina Tauti
  17. Kim Tilden
  18. Andrea Watson
  19. Latisha Wilder
  20. Nicole Wilkins Lee

2010 Arnold Classic

  1. Melvin Anthony
  2. Tarek Elsetouhi
  3. Toney Freeman
  4. Kai Greene
  5. Phil Heath
  6. Dexter Jackson
  7. Johnnie Jackson
  8. Robert Piotrkowicz
  9. Ronny Rockel
  10. Silvio Samuel
  11. Sergey Shelestov
  12. Branch Warren
  13. Roelly Winklaar
  14. Hidetada Yamagishi

1 Comment

  1. Cheryl "Brownie" Brown

    December 22, 2009 at 5:01 pm

    Congrats to all the invite recipients! I will be there cheering for all of you :)

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