Mr. Olympia Series, Episode 3 – Chris Dickerson

Bodybuilding Legends Show
Bodybuilding Legends Show
Mr. Olympia Series, Episode 3 - Chris Dickerson
/

John Hansen interviews 1982 Mr. Olympia Chris Dickerson about his celebrated bodybuilding career. Chris talks about training under his mentor Bill Pearl, becoming the first African-American to win the 1970 Mr. America contest, winning the NABBA Mr. Universe contest, his years competing as a professional bodybuilder in the IFBB and winning the Mr. Olympia at…

Mr. Olympia Series, Episode 2 – Lee Haney

Bodybuilding Legends Show
Bodybuilding Legends Show
Mr. Olympia Series, Episode 2 - Lee Haney
/

Lee Haney talks about his bodybuilding career for the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast. Lee talks about when he started training, his years competing as a teen bodybuilder and winning the 1979 Teenage Mr. America contest. Lee also talks about his quest to win his pro card by winning the 1982 NPC Nationals and the 1982 IFBB…

Mr. Olympia Series, Episode 1 – Dorian Yates

Bodybuilding Legends Show
Bodybuilding Legends Show
Mr. Olympia Series, Episode 1 - Dorian Yates
/

6x Mr. Olympia Dorian Yates talks about his career in bodybuilding for the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast. Dorian talks about how he got started training, his first competitions in England, getting invited to the 1985 World Games and winning his pro card at the 1988 British Championships. Dorian also talks about making his pro debut at…

Season 1, Episode 6 – Mike Katz

Bodybuilding Legends Show
Bodybuilding Legends Show
Season 1, Episode 6 - Mike Katz
/

John Hansen interviews Mike Katz for Episode 6, Season 1 of the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast. Mike talks about appearing in both the book and movie “Pumping Iron”, meeting Charles Gaines and George Butler for the first time, the selection of the U.S.A Team for the 1975 Mr. Universe and his memories of training with Arnold…

Season 1, Episode 5 – Charles Gaines

Bodybuilding Legends Show
Bodybuilding Legends Show
Season 1, Episode 5 - Charles Gaines
/

John Hansen interviews Charles Gaines, the author of the book Pumping Iron and the novel Stay Hungry. Charles talks about writing the book Pumping Iron, his collaboration with photographer George Butler and meeting Arnold Schwarzenegger for the first time. Charles also discusses writing the screenplay for the movie “Stay Hungry” based on his book, Arnold’s…

Season 1, Episode 4 – Roger Schwab

Bodybuilding Legends Show
Bodybuilding Legends Show
Season 1, Episode 4 - Roger Schwab
/

Former IFBB Head Judge Roger Schwab joins John on the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast to talk about bodybuilding in the 1970’s. Roger talks about his friendship with Arnold Schwarzenegger and the filming of the movie “Pumping Iron”. Roger also explains what it was like to train at Gold’s Gym in Venice, California in the 1970’s and…

Season 1, Episode 3 – Bill Grant

Bodybuilding Legends Show
Bodybuilding Legends Show
Season 1, Episode 3 - Bill Grant
/

1974 Mr. World Bill Grant talks about moving to the Mecca of Bodybuilding in the 1960’s, meeting Arnold Schwarzenegger for the first time, winning the Mr. World contest and being a part of both the book and the movie “Pumping Iron” in Episode 3 of Season 1 of the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast.

Season 1, Episode 2 – Roger Callard

Bodybuilding Legends Show
Bodybuilding Legends Show
Season 1, Episode 2 - Roger Callard
/

John talks to Roger Callard, one of the top bodybuilders in the 1970’s. Roger was good friends and trained with Arnold Schwarzenegger at the original Gold’s Gym in Venice, California and he talks about his memories of competing in the Golden Age of Bodybuilding. Roger won the IFBB Mr. International contest in 1978 and he…

Season 1, Episode 1 – Randy Roach

Bodybuilding Legends Show
Bodybuilding Legends Show
Season 1, Episode 1 - Randy Roach
/

John talks to Muscle, Smoke & Mirrors author Randy Roach about the movie “Pumping Iron”. Randy discusses the genesis of both the book and the movie “Pumping Iron”. Randy also talks about several bodybuilders who could have been included in the movie but were not and how the movie could have been different, what really…