The 22nd Annual Flint/Mid-Michigan Natural Bodybuilding, Fitness, & Figure Championship.

The 22nd Annual Flint/Mid-Michigan Natural Bodybuilding, Fitness, & Figure Championships turned out great this year with many returning from previous years. Get show info, results, pictures and more right here.

The 22nd annual Flint/Mid-Michigan Natural was held at the University of Michigan Theater in Flint, Michigan on April 29th. This was a NPC drug tested event. The show featured Bodybuilding, Fitness, and Figure competitors. The top five from each division took home beautiful swords.

arrow The Competition:

    The overall winners in the local division received a one year membership from the sponsor Hurley Health and Fitness. Every competitor was given a contest t-shirt from sponsor Bodybuilding.com, and an 8 X 10 competition photo. There were 113 competitors competing in a sold out standing room only crowd.

    With Melissa Frabbiele as the masters of ceremony the show ran very smooth. Both the competitors and the audience enjoyed themselves. This was a quality event with many of the competitors returning after competing in the event in previous years.

    Genesys Athletic Club earned the team award for having the largest number of competitors entered in the local event. Genesys had over 20 beautiful ladies all dressed in matching purple warm up suits.

    They made quite an impression when they entered the event together in the morning. Other gyms competing for the local award were, The Rock Fitness Center, The Source, Powerhouse Gym Flint, The Butcher's Health and Fitness, Fenton Fitness, and Hurley Health & Fitness Center.

arrow Division Winners:

  • Mike O'Keefe took the 1st place for the bodybuilding teen division. Out of the three competitors he swept the votes.
  • Carrie Walend took home the 1st place award for the master's women division. Like O'keefe the votes were unanimous.
  • The grand masters men's winner was Harold Leeper, this division was open to men over 50. Leeper is no stranger to the stage having won both the local men's and the master's divisions in the past.
  • The Master's men winner was Jeff Robinson. The master's division featured men between 40 and 49 years of age.
  • The Local women's division featured competitors through out Genesee and Lapeer County. The winner was Marie Jones Watts.
  • The Local men's division winner was Gary Gilliam.

The Mid-Michigan division featured men and women through out the United States with the majority being from Michigan.

  • The lightweight winner was Carrie Walend.
  • The winner of the Heavy weight division was Nancy Arnold.
  • Carrie Walend took home the overall trophy.
  • Open men bantamweight - Dave Braun.
  • Open men lightweight - Israel Ocasio.
  • Open men middleweight - Taggert Doll.
  • Open men light-heavyweight - Kevin Vaughn II.
  • Open men heavyweight - Eric Lowery.
  • Taggert Doll took home the overall trophy.

Leslie Bonner won the fitness competition.

The figure division consisted of over 40 beautiful ladies, divided into open, masters (over 35), and grand masters (over 40). Sheri Bloomfield won the Grand Masters Figure and Jennifer Paul won the Masters Figure.

The open short class figure was won by Shanon Bennett and Jennifer Paul won the tall class, with Shanon Bennett taking the overall trophy. Championships showcased some of the best natural athletes in the state of Utah. It was held at Northridge High School in Layton, Utah on 22 April 2006.

Results:

Contestant Individual Judges Scores
No. Name 1 2 3 4 5 Score Place
Teen
66 Mike O'Keefe 1 1 1 1 1 3 1
67 Brian Selley 3 3 3 3 3 9 3
68 Tony Sullivan 2 2 2 2 2 6 2
Master's Women
69 Laurie Brewster 4 4 4 5 4 12 4
70 Karen Veltema 2 2 2 3 2 6 2
71 Nancy Arnold 5 5 5 4 5 15 5
72 Margaret Woods 3 3 3 2 3 9 3
73 Carrie Walend 1 1 1 1 1 3 1
Grand Master's Men
74 Fred Kurcsis 2 2 2 2 2 6 2
77 Harold Leeper 1 1 1 1 1 3 1
Master's Men
75 Keith Ash 4 4 4 4 4 12 4
76 Keith Darrough 3 3 2 2 3 8 3
78 Chris Johnson 2 2 3 3 2 7 2
104 Jeff Robinson 1 1 1 1 1 3 1
Local Flint Women
79 Sara Hogan 1 3 2 2 3 7 2
80 Melanie Dunkin 2 2 3 3 2 7 3
81 Marie Jones Watts 3 1 1 1 1 3 1
Local Men
82 Joshua Royer 3 3 3 3 3 9 3
83 Gary Gilliam 1 1 1 1 1 3 1
84 Remon Cleveland 2 2 2 2 2 6 2
Open Women Light
85 Stephanie Tolbert 5 3 4 3 4 11 4
86 Sara Hogan 4 4 5 4 5 13 5
87 Karen Veltema 2 2 2 5 2 6 2
88 Hillary Williams 3 5 3 2 3 9 3
118 Carrie Walend
Overall
1 1 1 1 1 3 1
Open Women Heavy
89 Nancy Arnold 1 1 1 1 1 3 1
Open Men Bantam
90 Dave Braun 1 1 1 1 1 3 1
91 James Campbell 2 2 3 3 3 8 3
92 Bradley Wilber 3 3 2 2 2 7 2
Open Men Light
93 Jeffrey Curtis 2 2 2 2 2 6 2
94 Israel Ocasio 1 1 1 1 1 3 1
Open Men Middle
95 Craig Alexander 5 4 6 4 4 13 4
96 John Richmond 7 7 7 7 5 21 7
97 Gary Gilliam 2 2 2 2 2 6 2
98 Taggert Doll
Overall
1 1 1 1 1 3 1
99 Steven Begeny 4 3 3 3 3 9 3
100 Keith Ash 8 8 8 8 8 24 8
101 Mick Winzeler 3 6 5 6 7 17 6
102 Justin Grinnell 6 5 4 5 6 16 5
Open Men Light Heavy
103 Kevin Vaughn II 2 1 2 1 1 4 1
105 Jeff Robinson 4 5 4 5 4 13 5
106 Earl Harris 7 3 1 3 2 8 3
107 Christopher Peshl 5 9 7 6 5 18 6
108 Shawn Hanycz 6 8 8 8 7 23 8
109 Matt Rose 1 4 3 4 6 11 4
110 Jim Shultz 8 7 6 7 8 22 7
111 Mike O'Keefe 3 2 5 2 3 8 2
Open Men Heavy Weight
112 Alan Crawford 2 2 2 2 2 6 2
113 Eric Lowery 1 1 1 1 1 3 1

Contestant 2-Piece Swimsuit Fitness
No. Name 1 2 3 4 5 Score 1 2 3 4 5 Score Total Place
Fitness
1 Bethany Chorba 2 2 2 2 1 6 2 2 2 2 1 6 12 2
2 Leslie Bonner 1 1 1 1 2 3 1 1 1 1 2 3 6 1
3 Brenda Carrick 3 3 3 3 3 9 3 3 3 3 3 9 18 3

Contestant 2-Piece Swimsuit 1-Piece Swimsuit
No. Name 1 2 3 4 5 Score 1 2 3 4 5 Score Total Place
Figure Grand Masters
4 Brenda Carrick 6 7 6 6 6 18 6 6 7 6 6 18 36 6
5 Elaine Parks 8 8 7 8 10 24 8 7 8 8 8 24 48 8
6 Sandy Barber 4 4 4 5 4 12 5 4 5 5 4 14 26 4
7 Sheri Bloomfield 3 1 1 2 1 4 2 1 1 2 1 4 8 1
8 Maria Warren 2 2 3 3 3 8 3 5 3 3 3 9 17 3
9 Kelly Wagner 11 11 11 11 11 33 11 9 11 11 11 33 66 11
10 Lisa Medoff 7 9 8 7 7 22 7 8 6 7 7 21 43 7
11 Lyam T. Reinhardt 10 10 9 9 9 28 10 10 10 9 10 30 58 10
12 Lynne Roth 1 3 2 1 2 5 1 2 2 1 2 5 10 2
13 Gaye Lynn Byrd 9 6 10 10 8 27 9 11 9 10 9 28 55 9
14 Tess Mothersell 5 5 5 4 5 15 4 3 4 4 5 12 27 5

Contestant 2-Piece Swimsuit 1-Piece Swimsuit
No. Name 1 2 3 4 5 Score 1 2 3 4 5 Score Total Place
Figure Masters
15 Jennifer Silverton 4 6 6 10 8 20 4 5 6 10 8 19 39 7
16 Sharon Davenport 9 8 5 9 5 22 9 11 4 9 5 23 45 8
17 Laura Durkin 12 7 12 8 10 30 12 12 7 8 10 30 60 10
18 Martha Haraf 7 9 11 7 9 25 7 6 10 7 9 23 48 9
19 Deborah Shepard 10 5 4 4 6 15 10 7 9 4 6 22 37 5
20 Cindy Cassner 6 10 8 5 7 21 6 8 5 5 7 18 39 6
21 Christine Owen 13 13 13 13 13 39 13 13 13 13 13 39 78 13
22 Jennifer Paul 1 3 1 1 1 3 1 3 1 1 1 3 6 1
23 Pamela Rabidoux 2 2 3 3 3 8 3 2 3 3 3 9 17 3
24 Diane Peterson 3 1 2 2 2 6 2 1 2 2 2 6 12 2
25 Andrea Cullen 8 12 10 11 12 33 8 10 12 11 12 33 66 11
26 Stacy Gillman 11 11 9 12 11 33 11 9 11 12 11 33 66 11
27 Kelly Williams 5 4 7 6 4 15 5 4 8 6 4 15 30 4

Contestant 2-Piece Swimsuit 1-Piece Swimsuit
No. Name 1 2 3 4 5 Score 1 2 3 4 5 Score Final Total Final Place
Figure Short
28 Stacy Gillman 16 17 18 19 13 51 16 17 16 19 18 51 102 18
29 Sue Johnson 13 12 12 21 10 37 13 11 11 21 13 37 74 13
30 April Stuart 6 6 2 1 3 11 6 7 4 1 4 14 25 4
31 Amy Crawley 4 5 6 2 7 15 3 1 5 2 3 8 23 3
32 Pamela Rabidoux 3 8 9 6 5 19 4 10 8 6 8 22 41 8
33 Christine Owen 19 19 21 18 17 56 19 21 19 18 19 57 113 19
34 Mara Warren 10 11 10 8 8 28 10 9 10 8 10 29 57 10
35 Kelly Wagner 20 20 22 19 16 59 20 19 21 19 20 59 118 20
36 Brenda Carrick 15 15 16 13 14 44 15 16 14 13 15 44 88 15
37 Elaine Parks 18 16 17 14 18 51 18 15 18 14 16 49 100 17
39 Lisa Twombley 11 9 8 10 9 28 11 8 9 10 9 28 56 9
40 Lisa Medoff 17 18 15 15 15 47 17 18 17 15 17 51 98 16
41 Angela Francis 22 22 20 20 20 62 22 22 22 20 22 66 128 22
42 Shanon Bennett, Overall 1 2 1 3 1 4 1 2 1 3 1 4 8 1
43 Lyam Reinhardt 21 21 19 17 19 59 21 20 20 17 21 61 120 21
44 Leslie Dill 0 0 0
45 Sharon Davenport 14 14 14 16 22 44 14 13 12 16 14 41 85 14
46 Wendy Knoblock 5 3 3 9 6 14 5 6 6 9 5 17 31 5
47 Jennifer Silverton 9 13 11 11 11 33 9 14 13 11 11 35 68 11
48 Diane Peterson 2 1 4 4 2 8 2 3 2 4 2 7 15 2
49 Jennifer Colombo 8 4 7 5 21 20 8 5 3 5 6 16 36 6
50 Deborah Shepard 12 10 13 12 12 36 12 12 15 12 12 36 72 12
51 Lynn Roth 7 7 5 7 4 19 7 4 7 7 7 21 40 7

Contestant 2-Piece Swimsuit 1-Piece Swimsuit
No. Name 1 2 3 4 5 Score 1 2 3 4 5 Score Final Total Final Place
Figure Tall
52 Kelley Williams 6 8 9 7 7 22 7 9 8 7 7 22 44 7
53 Martha Haraf 10 10 11 13 9 31 10 10 11 13 9 31 62 11
54 Laura Durkin 13 12 10 12 11 35 13 13 13 12 11 38 73 12
55 Lisa Marie Smith 2 1 4 2 4 8 2 2 4 2 4 8 16 2
56 Gina Ragnone 8 9 6 11 6 23 8 8 7 11 6 23 46 8
57 Heidi Gallagher 9 7 8 10 12 27 9 7 10 10 12 29 56 9
58 Sheri Bloomfield 5 2 2 4 8 11 4 4 3 4 8 12 23 4
59 Cindy Cassner 11 11 7 8 10 29 11 12 9 8 10 30 59 10
60 Jennifer Paul 1 3 1 1 1 3 1 3 1 1 1 3 6 1
61 Shelby Maygar 14 14 14 14 14 42 14 14 14 14 14 42 84 14
62 Heather Gorny 4 5 5 5 5 15 5 6 6 5 5 16 31 5
63 Leslie Bonner 3 4 3 3 3 9 3 1 2 3 3 8 17 3
64 Sandy Barber 7 6 6 6 6 18 6 5 5 5 6 16 34 6
65 Andrea Cullen 12 13 13 9 13 38 12 11 12 9 13 35 73 13