Bodybuilding: A Brief History of the Muscle Display Performance

Eugen Sandow’s musculature and feats of strength turned him into a showman.
French bodybuilder Arthur Robin — the 1957 NABBA Mr. Universe — became the first person of African descent to win the title.
Arnold Schwarzenegger: The face (and body) of contemporary bodybuilding.
The 2017 IFBB Mr. Olympia featured multiple competitors suffering from visible palumboism, common among bodybuilders.
Bodybuilder Manohar Aich of India, winner of the 1952 NABBA Mr. Universe (Pro-Short division)

--

--

--

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

5 REASONS WHY THE GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED IS THE GREATEST MOTORING EVENT EVER TEST

7 Times the German Grand Prix was Absolutely Crazy. TEST

Thursday Thoughts: What Are the Odds?

A Collection of Thoughts About Whether or Not Athletes Should be Paid

Christian Pulisic: A Case Study in Solidarity

Stony Brook hangs tough with #19 USF, but ultimately fall in season opener

Suarez facing big ban for biting opponent

The NFL Doesn’t Care About Black People

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Pranav Guru

Pranav Guru

More from Medium

Age is…Part 2

My Latest Health Obsession is Zone 2 Cardio

Reclaim Your Lost Six Pack And Say Goodbye To That Dad Bod In Three Steps

Dynamics of intermittent fasting in Diabetes