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Bodybuilding legend Weider, 93, dies – FOXSports.com

LOS ANGELES (AP) Joe Weider, a legendary figure in bodybuilding who helped popularize the sport worldwide and played a key role in introducing a charismatic young weightlifter named Arnold Schwarzenegger to the world, died Saturday. He was 93. IN MEMORIAM We remember those who have died in the sports world in 2013. Weider’s publicist, Charlotte […]

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Fitness, bodybuilding icon Joe Weider dies in Los Angeles at 93 – Chicago Tribune

Access our very best investigative reporting, opinion and commentary. Source Article from http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/sns-rt-us-usa-weiderbre92m0e8-20130323,0,5069268.storyFitness, bodybuilding icon Joe Weider dies in Los Angeles at 93 – Chicago Tribunehttp://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg=AFQjCNH3-ETUqwzclrneNgcj2_IsC870pQ&url=http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/sns-rt-us-usa-weiderbre92m0e8-20130323,0,5069268.storyhttp://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=bodybuilding&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rssbodybuilding – Google NewsGoogle Newshttp://www.gstatic.com/news-static/img/logo/en_us/news.gif

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Joe Weider, legendary bodybuilding and fitness icon, dies at 93 – Los Angeles Times

Joe Weider, who made millions from a fitness empire and mentored a young Austrian bodybuilder who went on to become a major movie star and governor of California, has died. Weider, 93, passed away Saturday of heart failure  at his home in Los Angeles, according to a news release. The multimillion-dollar publishing empire he […]

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Jodie Marsh: Bodybuilding has given me body dysmorphia – Now Magazine Online

Jodie Marsh says she has body dysmorphia as a result of her bodybuilding. ‘I’m not looking at my best now,’ she says. ‘I haven’t been to the gym for four months, as I’ve been busy filming my new TV programme in the US. It doesn’t bother me that much – I know as soon […]

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Bodybuilding legend Joe Weider dies – 3News NZ

Joe Weider, the legendary bodybuilding impresario Arnold Schwarzenegger has often cited as his key mentor, has died at age 93. Weider’s longtime publicist, Charlotte Parker, says the bodybuilder, publisher and promoter died Friday at his Los Angeles home. Parker told The Associated Press the cause of death was heart failure. A […]

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Canadian bodybuilding icon dies at 93 – Newstalk 1010

Canadian bodybuilding icon dies at 93 The man Arnold Schwarzenegger called ‘the godfather of fitness’ has died. Canadian-born Joe Weider, the fitness and bodybuilding icon who built a publishing empire on magazines like Muscle and Fitness, Shape, and Men’s Fitness, died […]

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Former Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Alvarez Goes From Bureaucrat to Bodybuilder – NBC 6 South Florida

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Ex-strongman Navaratne takes bodybuilding to the village – Nation on Sunday

The RLJ Navaratne Bodybuilding Institute with its president RLJ Navaratne is to sponsor a bodybuilding contest to select ‘The Strong Man’ 2013 on March 29 at 2pm at the institute in Karawilayaya, Thunkama.The main theme of the programme is to hold an event in remembrance of past bodybuilding champions and ‘Mr. Hercules’ of bygone days, […]

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Arnie bodybuilding mentor Joe Weider dies, at 93 – AFP

(AFP) – 9 hours ago  LOS ANGELES — Arnold Schwarzenegger paid tribute to fitness publisher Joe Weider after he died Saturday aged 93, calling him a “father figure” who helped Austrian-born Arnie achieve the American dream. Weider, who built a multimillion-dollar publishing empire that included Muscle and Fitness, Flex, Shape and Men’s Fitness magazines, died […]

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Former Bodybuilder Nasser El Sonbaty dies at 47 – allvoices

Nasser El Sonbaty, the former IFBB Pro Bodybuilder died on Wednesday, March 20. He was 47. Sonbaty, placed 2nd in the 1997 Mr. Olympia — his highest achievement in his long storied bodybuilding career. He started competing in professional bodybuilding in 1990 Grand Prix in France which he placed 7th. Nasser’s hardwork and dedication paved […]

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