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
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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 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.
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.