Mr. and Mrs. Muscle Beach 2007

/ Posted 06.20.2007

The second show of the Muscle Beach Season, Mr. & Ms. Muscle Beach will begin on July 4th, 2007 with registration from 7:30 – 9:30 a.m., Pre-judging at 10 a.m. and finals at 1 p.m. Overall winners of the event will be included in an upcoming issue of Iron Man Magazine.

The Hall of Fame Inductees with include Franco Columbu, Mr. Olympia 1976 and 1981 as well as Pudgy Stockton posthumously one of the original Santa Monica Muscle Beach Pioneers. Franco is planning a strength demonstration for the event that will wow the audience and display his ongoing dedication to health and fitness. The Hall of Fame Awards are sponsored by Iron Man Magazine.

The event’s Host Sponsor HeadBlade will be joined by other health and fitness vendors providing education, equipment demonstrations and giveaways for the public. Thanks to, One More Rep, Mind of Matter Clothing, Bodi-Pro, Vitamin Water, Coca Cola, House of Pain and Gold’s Gym for their support of the event.

The event is open to the public and admission is free. Thanks to the City of Los Angeles Recreation and Parks Department for their ongoing commitment to the success of the bodybuilding events.

Filed Under: Muscle and Figure

2007 USPF Muscle Beach Push Pull Powerlifting Competition

/ Posted 06.19.2007

Some details on the event below. Complete rules are located here.


* Saturday, July 21, 2007, 10:00am


* Venice Beach Rec Ctr, 1800 Ocean Front Walk, Venice, CA 90291


* 10 Fwy West to 4th/5th Street exit
* then left on 4thSt over the Freeway
* Take a right on Pico Blvd and left on Neilsen Way which turns into Pacific Ave when you reach Venice.
* Take a right on Venice Blvd and park in public lot.
* Check for specific directions from your location.


* United States Powerlifting Federation (USPF)


* Any male or female age 13 years or older.
* Lifters must be current USPF cardholders.
* Cards will be available at the meet location
* Sold at weigh-in for $30 (High School–$15)

Filed Under: Powerlifting

Lifetime Achievement Award: Jack LaLanne

/ Posted 06.19.2007

Jack LaLanne will be inducted into the Muscle Beach Venice Bodybuilding Hall of Fame and receive the second Lifetime Achievement Award. Labor Day, Monday September 3, 2007 marks the exciting day when supporters of the health and fitness industry and members of the public will be able to participate in the recognition of Mr. LaLanne. Spanning decades, Jack’s career has continued to spotlight health and fitness.

Filed Under: Hall of Fame