Bodybuilding Legends Podcast #221 – 1981 In Review, Part One
Guest Jerry Brainum joins the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast to review the year 1981 in Bodybuilding. In Part One of his interview, Jerry and host John Hansen talk about the 1981 AAU Mr. America won by Tim Belknap, the 1981 IFBB Mr. Universe which took place in Egypt as well as the IFBB Grand Prix events won by Chris Dickerson, Albert Beckles and Boyer Coe. Jerry and John also talk about the 1981 NABBA Mr. Universe …. Read More
Bodybuilding Legends Podcast #220 – 1971 In Review, Part Two
John Hansen and Jerry Brainum review the major Bodybuilding events from the year 1971 in this episode of the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast. In Part Two of their interview, John and Jerry talk about the major bodybuilding competitions from 1971. Included in their discussion is the 1971 NABBA Pro Mr. Universe won by 40 year old Bill Pearl in his last competition. Bill won this prestigious contest over Reg Park, Sergio Oliva and Frank Zane. John …. Read More
Bodybuilding Legends Podcast #219 – 1971 In Review, Part One
John Hansen and Jerry Brainum review the major Bodybuilding events from the year 1971 in this episode of the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast. In Part One of their interview, John and Jerry talk about the major amateur bodybuilding competitions from 1971. Included in their discussion is the 1971 AAU Mr. America won by 19 year old Casey Viator, the 1971 IFBB Mr. America won by Ken Waller, the 1971 IFBB Mr. World won by Franco Columbu …. Read More
Bodybuilding Legends Podcast #226 – Charles Gaines on George Butler
Charles Gaines, the author of the books Stay Hungry and Pumping Iron, remembers his friend and partner George Butler who passed away on October 21, 2021. Charles and George collaborated on the book Pumping Iron and George went on to direct the film “Pumping Iron” (1977). In his interview with the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast, Charles talks about when he first met George on an assignment for Sports Illustrated and how they worked on the first …. Read More
Bodybuilding Legends Podcast #209 – Janet Tech
Janet Tech, one of the top female bodybuilders in the 1980’s, talks about competing during the early days of Women’s Bodybuilding. Janet talks about how competitive women’s bodybuilding was in the ’80’s, winning her pro card at the 1988 NPC Women’s Nationals and the IFBB World Championships and competing as a pro in the Ms. Olympia contest. SHOP: John’s Online Training – https://www.fitprocessing.com/coachjohn John’s Books and DVD’s – https://www.johnhansenfitness.com/store/ PODCAST: ITUNES – https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast… SPOTIFY – …. Read More
Bodybuilding Legends Podcast #213 – RIP Shawn Rhoden
On November 6th, 2021, 2018 Mr. Olympia winner Shawn Rhoden passed away at the age of 46. In Part One of this episode of the Bodybuilding Legend Podcast, guests Jerry Brainum, former writer for Muscle & Fitness and IronMan Magazine, and Phil Williams, 1985 NPC Nationals overall winner, discuss Shawn’s career and his tragic death. Jerry and Phil also talk about the passing of George Peterson only days before the 2021 Mr. Olympia and some …. Read More
Who Had the Best Side Chest Pose?
The Bodybuilding Legends Podcast with guest Jerry Brainum, Tom Terwilliger, Phil Williams and host John Hansen debate who had the Best Side Chest Pose in Bodybuilding during the Golden Age (1960’s to 1980’s).
Bodybuilding Legends Podcast #177 – Jerry Brainum – 1970 Review in Bodybuilding, Part Two
JOHN HANSEN FITNESS CHALLENGE – https://www.johnhansenfitness.com/fitness-challenge-2/ Jerry Brainum, former writer for Muscle & Fitness Magazine and IronMan Magazine, continues his interview for the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast about the year 1970 in Bodybuilding. Included in this part of the interview is a discussion about the 1970 NABBA Mr. Universe contest in which Frank Zane won the amateur event and Arnold Schwarzenegger won the pro. Jerry also talks about the 1970 IFBB Mr. Olympia contest in which …. Read More
Arnold’s Steroid Cycle
Contact John Hansen for Online Coaching – JohnHansenFitness.com – (630) 915-9029. Jerry Brainum talks about how the bodybuilders in the 1970’s used steroids and what steroids Arnold Schwarzenegger used for competitions. Catch the full interview with Jerry Brainum on John Hansen’s YouTube channel and subscribe to the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast on Apple iTunes and Stitcher. Visit the BodybuildingLegendsShow.com website.
Bodybuilding Legends Podcast #127 – 1989 In Review with Jerry Brainum
JohnHansenFitness.com BodybuildingLegendsShow.com Jerry Brainum joins the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast to review the year 1989 in Bodybuilding. The topics discussed include the 1989 NPC Nationals, the 1989 Arnold Classic, the 1989 Night of the Champions and the 1989 Mr. Olympia. Time Stamps: 00:33 – The 1989 NPC Nationals 13:22 – Vince Taylor wins the 1989 Night of the Champions 15:45 – The 1st Arnold Classic 23:28 – Rich Gaspari wins the 1989 Arnold Classic 26:40 – …. Read More
Bodybuilding Legends Podcast #161 – Ric Drasin Tribute
Jerry Brainum and 1974 Mr. World Bill Grant talk about their mutual friend Ric Drasin on this episode of the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast. Ric passed away on August 30, 2020 and Jerry and Bill talk about training and hanging out with Ric at Gold’s Gym in the 1970’s and the contributions he made in the world of bodybuilding and professional wrestling. JohnHansenFitness.com BodybuildingLegendsShow.com Time Stamps: 01:24 – When Jerry Brainum met Ric Drasin 11:09 – …. Read More
“No one responded to the drugs like Arnold”
John Hansen Online Training – JohnHansenFitness.com – 630-915-9029 Jerry Brainum talks about how bodybuilders all respond differently when using steroids in his interview with the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast at the BodybuildingLegendsShow.com.
Arnold vs. Lee Haney – Who was Better?
John Hansen Online Training – JohnHansenFitness.com – 630-915-9029 Jerry Brainum discusses who would have won at their lifetime best condition – Arnold Schwarzenegger or Lee Haney? Bodybuilding Legends Podcast BodybuildingLegendsShow.com
Bodybuilding Legends Podcast – 1988 Review with Jerry Brainum
Jerry Brainum reviews the year of 1988 in Bodybuilding for the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast. Jerry talks about the 1988 Mr. Olympia held in Los Angeles, California. Jerry also gives his opinion on who was the better bodybuilder – Lee Haney or Arnold Schwarzenegger? Other topics discussed include Phil Williams winning the 1988 Chicago Pro Show, Diuretic use by bodybuilders and Are Bodybuilders today Too Big? BodybuildingLegendsShow.com
Jerry Brainum – Frank Zane’s Trophies
Jerry Brainum talks about some fun experiences with Frank Zane, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Franco Columbu in the late 1960’s on this episode of the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast. Catch the full interview on the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast available at Apple ITunes or Stitcher and go to BodybuildingLegendsShow.com.
How Did Franco Get That Split in his Chest?
Jerry Brainum talks about the reason Franco Columbu has such a freaky split in his upper pecs. For more interviews, visit the website BodybuildingLegendsShow.com or subscribe to the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast.
Bodybuilding Legends Podcast – 1968 Year in Review
Host John Hansen welcomes guest Jerry Brainum to talk about the major events in Bodybuilding in the year 1968 including Arnold Schwarzenegger arriving in America, Sergio Oliva winning his second Mr. Olympia title, Frank Zane’s surprising victory over Arnold at the 1968 IFBB Mr. Universe, Jim Haislop winning the 1968 AAU Mr. America and Dennis Tinerino winning the 1968 NABBA Mr. Universe contest.
Maria Schriver Didn’t Like Bodybuilders
Jerry Brainum talks about how Maria Schriver didn’t like Arnold Schwarzenegger’s bodybuilding friends on the Franco Columbu Tribute on the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast. Watch the full interview at www.BodybuildingLegendsShow.com or subscribe to the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast.
Franco Would Have Been a Great MMA Fighter
Jerry Brainum talks about Franco Columbu’s amazing athletic prowess on the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast. Watch the full interview with Jerry Brainum on the Franco Columbu Tribute video at www.BodybuildingLegendsShow.com or subscribe to the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast.
Franco was the Original Giant Killer
Jerry Brainum is the guest on the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast and he talks about how Franco Columbu was the original Giant Killer and the day he met Arnold Schwarzenegger. Catch the full interview by subscribing to the Bodybuilding Legends Podcast or visit www.BodybuildingLegendsShow.com.