Last year, another two Kurdish top bodybuilders
, Sardar Ismail and Omer Faisal, won gold medals in their respective categories in the same competition, which was held in Italy in 2012.
And last week he took third place at the 2013 Natural Physique Association Championships, held in Huddersfield Sports Centre for bodybuilders
from across the country.
He said it was a misconception that bodybuilders
had to spend hours and hours in the gym, and had no social life.
include Hollywood legend-turned politician Arnold Schwarzenegger, "Incredible Hulk" actor Lou Ferrigno, Charles Atlas, Dorian Yates and the current Mr Olympia, Phil Heath.
He added: "Other bodybuilders
would say, 'You guys are crazy, it's going to smooth you out.
The heart for it has gone out of me: it won't come back"Actor Peter O'Toole, bidding his profession "a dry-eyed and profoundly grateful farewell" "The male bodybuilders
are very hot but I'm waiting for someone special.
Twice-married Sinton comes from a family of successful bodybuilders
KARACHI, June 30 -- Like elsewhere in the world, many local aspiring bodybuilders
, hoping to put on extra muscle and have a body similar to Arnold Schwarzenegger or somewhere close, opt for the easy way to attain their goal - supplements containing anabolic steroids - posing a great health risk to them.
Several of her colleagues - as well as dad Ian, mum Barbara, brother Scott and professional bodybuilding boyfriend Michael O'Hanlon - cheered her on when she landed her second Miss Scotland title from the National Amateur Bodybuilders
Williams, like many bodybuilders
, says he doesn't know his own measurements, but it looks like his chest is a good 12 inches smaller than the 50-inch ones around him.
About half the comments posted on his videos are from bodybuilders
giving him encouragement; the other half are men telling him how sexy he is.
are strictly against drugs such as steroids, instead relying on a healthy diet and an active lifestyle to build muscle and burn fat.