Friday, November 29, 2013
Musclemania Pro Ulisses Jr. had the audience on their feet in cheers at the MM World in Las Vegas. At 5'10", 195 lbs., the 36 year old dominated the MM Pro Division with incredible muscle size, lean condition and supreme symmetry earning a perfect score in both the Prelims and Finals. "It is the best I have ever looked," Ulusses says. "I trained so hard for this show, dieted like never before. I gave up a lot of time from my family, but now I am the MM World Champion. It feels great!" Complete results are posted at http://musclemania.com/scores/2013results
Musclemania® Pros Chul Soon (L) and Simeon Panda (R) backstage at MM World last weekend in Las Vegas. Chul finished 2nd Medium Class to Ulisses Jr while Simeon captured 3rd Tall Class. Both stars are now in Los Angeles for photos shoots this week before return back home to Korea and England, respectively.
New Musclemania World Champions Nathan Wallace, Open (L) and Kwame Jack-Duah, Junior (R) were a big surprise to the Las Vegas audience last weekend in Las Vegas. Nathan is an avid powerlifter in the off-season and added 10 lbs. of muscle since his last MM World in 2011. At 5'9", 196 lbs., Kwane is a 19 year old phenom who won MM Australia a few weeks before.
Musclemania Pro Larry Camacho says he's the happiest bodybuilder in earth. "I haven't competed for two years and really wasn't sure how I'd match up again those mass monsters," Larry says. But, in his MM Pro debut, at 5'7", 181 lbs., Larry placed 4rd Place Short Class. "I am back into it and will come back next year ready to match mass for mass."
At 5'9", Korean superstar and Musclemania® Pro Chul Soon says he's hanging at 203 lbs. "I am carbed up right now and will start cutting back next week," he explains. Chul will soon compete at MM World in Las Vegas and says he will compete around 195 lbs., the same as last year when he won the show. "I will be a lot leaner with more maturity. I will have a different physique in Las Vegas." Chul's friends back home in Korea and MM fans worldwide will be able watch the show LIVE on www.musclemania.tv on Saturday, November 23.
Shot yesterday after his chest workout, Musclemania® Pro Ulisses says, "I'm drained and ready for this so bad," referring to MM World in Las Vegas next weekend. The 5'10", 205 lbs., natural phenom continues, "I have put everything in to this show. And, my wife and kids have given up so much so that I could have the time to train and dedicate to the show. Bodybuilding's been my career since the first show. I got to win." Ulisses makes his appearance next weekend with over 500 other amazing fitness men and women in the biggest natural show in the world.
He may not have won the recent MM New York, but Jersey boy Jay Diaz has developed incredibly over the past few years. The 5'10", 185 lbs., 22 year old college student focused all season on conditioning and created a more quality physique and it has paid off big time. Next season, he's planning to take the stage at MM Universe in Miami.