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The Wild Physique
Ultimate Bodybuilding For Men and Women With Vince Gironda
Mr Olympia Larry Scott on his life, bodybuilding, Vince Gironda, steroids and more.
Vince Gironda, gym owner, takes second in Mr Universe contest.
I really don’t believe there is one best training schedule. No matter how much you…
What in Larry Scott’s opinion are the best exercises for each body part?
Larry has stated previously that he prefers the straight bar to the “EZ-Curl” (cambered) bar…
“What I am about to tell you is very controversial and misunderstood. When I say bodybuilding is 80% nutrition, that doesn’t mean that you don’t have to workout, just take supplements, eat and you’ll gain. What it is means is this.”
Scott reflected on the creation of the Mr. Olympia. It was a Sunday afternoon, September, 1964. Larry had just won the coveted IFBB Mr. Universe title and was about to have a celebratory dinner with Joe Weider.
In the last instalment, we discussed how Larry and Joe Weider conceived the idea of the Mr. Olympia competition way back in September 1964. Larry had just won Mr. Universe and felt like Alexander The Great with no new worlds to conquer.