Season 7, Episode 105 – John DeCola, Part Two

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Season 7, Episode 105 - John DeCola, Part Two
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1969 IFBB Mr. America John DeCola joins the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast for Part Two of his interview. In this segment, John talks about competing in masters competitions, the difference in the size of the competitors from 1969 to 1970, how he modified his workouts and diet as he got older and judging the 1970 Mr.…

Season 7, Episode 104 – John DeCola, Part One

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Season 7, Episode 104 - John DeCola, Part One
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1969 IFBB Mr. America winner John DeCola is the guest on the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast to talk about his bodybuilding career. In Part One of his interview, John talks about how he started bodybuilding after high school and the training and diet program he followed when he started bodybuilding. John also talks about his experiences…

Season 7, Episode 103 – Jack Neary, Part Two

Jack Neary, former writer for Muscle Builder magazine, is the guest on the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast to talk about writing for the magazine in the late 1970’s. In Part Two of his interview, Jack talks about some of the bodybuilders he met while working for the magazine including Kal Szkalak, Robby Robinson, Lou Ferrigno and…

Season 7, Episode 102 – Jack Neary, Part One

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Season 7, Episode 102 - Jack Neary, Part One
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Jack Neary, one of the best writers for Muscle Builder/Power magazine, talks to the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast about his memorable years working for the magazine. Jack relates stories of hanging out with Arnold Schwarzenegger, working for Joe Weider, his friendship with Mike Mentzer and what really happened when Kal Szkalak took some of his photos…

Season 7, Episode 101 – Tony Pearson and Phil Williams on George Turner

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Season 7, Episode 101 - Tony Pearson and Phil Williams on George Turner
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1978 AAU Mr. America Tony Pearson and 1985 NPC Nationals Champion Phil Williams join the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast to reminisce about the legendary gym owner George Turner from St. Louis. Tony and Phil both trained under George when they started training as teens and they have lots of stories to share of working out with…

Season 7, Episode 100 – Mike “The Ripper” Sable

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Season 7, Episode 100 - Mike "The Ripper" Sable
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Mike “The Zipper” Sable is the guest on the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast to talk about his wild career in Bodybuilding. Mike explains how he started training at Valencia Health Club in California with the goal of competing in bodybuilding. Mike discusses his many experiences competing in several bodybuilding organizations including the AAU, the AFAB, WABBA…

Season 7, Episode 99 – Jerry Brainum, 1990 In Review, Part Two

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Season 7, Episode 99 - Jerry Brainum, 1990 In Review, Part Two
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Jerry Brainum, former writer for Muscle & Fitness and IronMan Magazine, joins the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast to review the year 1990 in Bodybuilding. Jerry and host John Hansen talk about the drug tested NPC USA and NPC Nationals Championships, including the winners Aaron Baker and Alq Gurley. Jerry also talks about the potential of Edgar…

Season 7, Episode 98 – Jerry Brainum, 1990 In Review, Part One

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Season 7, Episode 98 - Jerry Brainum, 1990 In Review, Part One
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Jerry Brainum, former writer for Muscle & Fitness and IronMan Magazine, is the guest on the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast to review the year 1990 in Bodybuilding. Included in the discussion is the decision of the IFBB to drug test the major professional contests that year, the inaugural 1990 IronMan Pro Invitational, the 1990 Arnold Classic…

Season 7, Episode 97 – Jerry Brainum 1980 Year In Review, Part Two

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Season 7, Episode 97 - Jerry Brainum 1980 Year In Review, Part Two
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Jerry Brainum, former writer for Muscle & Fitness and IronMan Magazine, is the guest on the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast to talk about the year 1980 in Bodybuilding. In Part Two of the interview, Jerry talks about the 1980 Mr. America contest won by Gary Leonard, the 1980 IFBB Mr. Universe contest held in the Philippines…

Season 7, Episode 96 – Peter McGough Tribute

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Season 7, Episode 96 - Peter McGough Tribute
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The Bodybuilding Legends Podcast pays tribute to Peter McGough (1949-2020), the great writer and bodybuilding historian who was the editor-in-chief of Flex Magazine. Peter passed away on December 29th, 2020 after a long battle with cancer. Included in this episode are clips of interviews with Peter from 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020. Peter talks about…