Classic Bodybuilders of the 1960's 1 Dave Draper (1942-Present) 2 Larry Scott (1938-2014) 3 Sergio Oliva (1941-2012)When did bodybuilding become so popular?
This generation of bodybuilders carefully studied the practices of bodybuilders in the 1950's and 1960's to implement nutrition and training techniques that created some of the best physiques of all time. Although the popularity of bodybuilding grew in the 50's and 60's, the 1970's was the catalyst triggering an explosion in popularity.What did bodybuilding look like in the 90s?
Striking good look, chiseled face and body with shoulders a yard wide tapering down to a tiny waist. This was the look that everyone strived for. Bodybuilding back then was more aesthetically pleasing to look at. Muscle Beach, in Santa Monica was where all the bodybuilders hung out.Who are the oldest school bodybuilders?
When people talk about old school bodybuilding – you might think about the Golden Era athletes like Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sergio Oliva. But in this week’s episode of Straight Facts we are talking about the OLDER SCHOOL bodybuilders. 1930’s – 1950’s era athletes like Reg Park and Steve Reeves.