Larry Pepe


Based in Las Vegas, Larry is a regular contributor to many of the industry's top magazines. Larry has written hundreds of articles on virtually every top bodybuilder in the world on everything from contest preparation to specific body part training.

An NPC judge for more than 10 years, Larry authored the popular "Precontest Bible" before serving as host of Muscle Radio. With an extensive background in training, nutrition and supplementation, Larry is the host of the popular radio show, "PBW's Pep Talk" and also co-hosts major webcasts for An avid mixed martial arts enthusiast, Larry also produces UFC and MMA related audio and written content.

Larry also holds two post-graduate degrees in law and clinical psychology.

Press Release


  • UFC Fight Night 14 Preview: Silva Vs. Irvin (July 19-Free On Spike TV)!

    UFC throws powerful counterpunch to Affliction MMA pay-per-view announcement! In response UFC puts Anderson Silva against James Irvin on Spike TV ... for FREE! Get the details right here!

  • The Ultimate Fighter 7 Finale: TUF Championship Fight Feeding Frenzy!

    The Ultimate Fighter 7 Finale will be held Saturday, June 21, at the Palms Hotel in Vegas. The UFC has also put together a great card of quality fights that will run on Spike TV! Here’s a rundown of the scheduled fights!

  • MMA Post-Workout Nutrition: Maximize Your Hard Work AFTER Training!

    When it comes to maximizing results from your training sessions, the nutrients and supplements you consume after you get finished could have a huge impact on how you'll be rewarded ... Learn more now!

  • UFC 88 Preview: Breakthrough!

    Hotlanta is about to be scorching come September 6th when the UFC makes its Georgia debut with UFC 88: Breakthrough. The event marks the return of the Iceman in his first fight since his stunning victory over Wanderlei Silva.

  • So You Wanna Be A Fighter? Tips For Beginners Getting Into Mixed Martial Arts.

    Mixed Martial Arts. It is the most explosive, fastest growing sport in the world and countless numbers of people are getting into it everyday. If you are one of those people, or have been thinking about joining the revolution, this is the article for you.

  • UFC 83 Review: Georges St. Pierre Takes On Matt Serra!

    A crowd of over 21,000 rabid fans paid in excess of 5 million US dollars to see Canada's favorite fighter, Georges St. Pierre… Take a look at the most significant action of a night that MMA fans will remember for a long time to come!

  • Build Extreme MMA Endurance: Trainer Martin Rooney Discusses 'The Hurricane'!

    In the world of mixed martial arts, a hurricane of sorts has entered gyms thanks to MMA super trainer, Martin Rooney. Let's rap with Martin about his own version of destruction, appropriately called 'The Hurricane.'

  • UFC 87: Seek & Destroy Preview.

    The UFC invades Minneapolis, Minnesota August 9 with UFC 87: Seek and Destroy. Georges St. Pierre defends his newly minted Welterweight Championship against number one contender Jon Fitch. Read on to get the details!

  • UFC Fighter Kenny Florian: 'How I Prepared To Finish Joe Stevenson'!

    After tasting success in his first few fights at 155, Kenny lost a 5-round decision for the vacant UFC Lightweight World Championship to Sean Sherk ... Not so against Joe Stevenson. Here's what he did to blast Joe for the victory!

  • UFC 87: Seek & Destroy Review.

    In yet another historic moment in the quest to conquer new territory and bring the best of mixed martial arts to fans around the globe, the Ultimate Fighting Championship brings you the first ever UFC event to take place in Minnesota.

  • UFC 84 Preview - Bad Blood: BJ Penn Vs. Sean Sherk!

    On May 24th, the war of words between UFC lightweight world champion, BJ Penn, and former champion, Sean Sherk will culminate into an amazing fight! See who is on the card and what outcomes can be expected.

  • UFC 86 Preview - Sin City Main Event: Rampage & Griffin Title Fight!

    UFC 86: highlighted by the two coaches from TUF Season 7, Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson and TUF Champion, Forrest Griffin ... Get the latest on this loaded fight card that takes place in Sin City, Independence Day weekend.

  • Larry Pepe's UFC Fight Night 13 Review.

    It was billed as the most stacked fight card ever to be presented on free television. With 12 fights, over half of which were pay-per-view quality, the hype coming into this event was at an all time high. Amazingly, the event lived up to the hype.

  • UFC 84 Review: Ultimate Anticipation With Spectacular Results!

    UFC 84 was loaded with anticipation and pre-fight hype, so much so that it was almost inconceivable that it would live up to expectations. Could this card possibly live up to all that anticipation? Get the outcome right here!

  • UFC 83 Preview: Welterweight Championship Fight, April 19, 2008!

    The UFC comes to Canada for the first time on April 19, one year after Matt Serra shocked the world … Main event: the UFC Welterweight Championship Fight - Matt Serra vs. Georges St. Pierre. Get the full preview right here!

  • Benefits Of Glutamine For The Mixed Martial Artist!

    The benefits of glutamine can enhance the results you get from your various MMA training sessions. Find out what this amino acid can do for you.

  • UFC Fight Night 13 Preview - April 2008: Florian Vs. Lauzon On Spike TV!

    April 2, 2008: The UFC returns to its roots and stages the deepest fight card the organization has ever put on free television - UFC Fight Night 13. The main event includes: Kenny Florian vs. Joe Lauzon and will be FREE on Spike TV!

  • MMA Meal Planning: Free Plan For Unstoppable Success!

    Your chances of training at a high enough level to take your game to the next level are slim, real slim without a structured meal plan. Here are a few simple concepts and tricks that are proven to work. Try it and feel the difference!

  • The Four C's For Turbocharged MMA Performance!

    Whether in the gym or the cage, you need maximum energy and conditioning to be successful. Here's a closer look at some simple choices.

  • Training For Warriors: An Interview With Martin Rooney, Author Of MMA's Hottest New Book!

    Martin is one of the premiere strength and conditioning coaches in all of Mixed Martial Arts and the author of the new book, Training for Warriors... Here's more as we learn about him and how MMA training is going to change!

  • UFC 85 Preview: The Bedlam Rumble!

    Appropriately named UFC 85: Bedlam - The UFC has delivered another stellar card for MMA fans to enjoy. The event will take place in London, England on June 7, so mark your calendar and get ready to rumble!

  • 4 Incredible Supplements For MMA Training & Recovery!

    Mixed Martial Arts training is among the most intense, physically taxing activities you can engage in. Now take your recovery to a new level and stop losing hard earned muscle with these 4 well-known supplements!