2005 IFBB Ironman Pro Results And Pictures!

Check our these awesome pics and results from the 2005 IFBB Ironman Pro.


Men's Show Results

Place Name Country 1 2 3 4 Total
1 Gustavo Badell Puerto Rico 11 5 10 5 31
2 Lee Priest Australia 8 15 10 5 43
3 Troy Alves USA 20 10 18 12 60
4 Melvin Anthony USA 11 20 14 20 65
5 King Kamali USA 28 27 26 25 106
6 Craig Titus USA 28 30 37 ? 95
7 David Henry USA 37 36 35 ? 108
8 Mark Dugdale USA 44 36 34 ? 114
9 Mike Morris USA 37 44 50 ? 131
10 Idrise Ward-El USA 50 51 56 ? 157
11 Jojo Ntiforo USA 58 54 52 ? 164
12 Rusty Jeffers USA 64 60 61 ? 185
13 Ed Van Amsterdam Holland 69 66 67 ? 202
14 Frank Roberson USA 78 73 59 ? 210
15 Heiko Kallbach Germany 77 73 75 ? 225
16 Jimmy Canyon USA 80 77 ? ? 157
17 Youssef El-Zein Lebanon 80 80 ? ? 160
17 Derik Farnsworth USA 80 80 ? ? 160
17 Christina Loberede Chili 80 80 ? ? 160
17 Fracesco Mazzotta Italy 80 80 ? ? 160
17 Jocelyn Peletier Canada 80 80 ? ? 160
17 Massimo Valli Italy 80 80 ? ? 160
17 Hidetada Yamagishi Japan 80 80 ? ? 160
DNF Patrick Lynn USA 59 ? ? ? DNF

Best Posing Award - Melvin Anthony.

Bodybuilding.com donated a total $3000 to the ten finishers who would have not received prize money at all otherwise.


Other Show Results

  • Women's Overall Winner: Alexis Ellis
  • Women's Short Class Winner: Jennifer DeJoya
  • Women's Medium Figure B Class Winner: Vivian Dan Xu
  • Women's Tall Class Winner: Alexis Ellis


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Schedule Of Events From Before The Show

    The IFBB IRON MAN Pro Bodybuilding is the biggest and longest-running IFBB professional bodybuilding event on the West Coast. It is the only pro show in Los Angeles, the mecca of bodybuilding. The top 3 finalists will qualify to compete in the next Mr. Olympia.

    The Obusforme NPC Figure Competition features the most beautiful female bodies in the country. The FitExpo is California's premier consumer fitness expo featuring educational seminars and workshops from renowned experts, interactive classes and workouts with celebrity instructors, and exhibits of the latest fitness products and services.

    The event is held at the Pasadena Center Civic Auditorium, 300 E. Green Street, Pasadena, California.

    Tickets are available at the door for only $13 daily, or $25 for the weekend (cash only accepted at the door). Students 24 or younger with a valid school ID are Free on Friday!


Friday, February 18th

Please note: locations of various events will be given in the program schedule handed out at the event.

    3:00-9:00 p.m. - TheFitExpo 2005 Fittest Couple Fitness Model Search Competition.

    3:15-3:30 p.m. - MaDonna Grimes Dance Troupe Performance.

    4:00- 5:00 p.m. - Iron Man Pro XVI Bodybuilding Competition Press Conference/Competitor Check-in.

    4:00-6:00 p.m. - USPF Western USA Powerlifting Cup Weigh-in and Equipment Check.

    5:00-5:45 p.m. - MaDonna Grimes . "Afro-Latin" Dance Class

    5:15-6:00 p.m. - Swoop .
    "Breakin' Into Dance Music Videos"

    5:30-6:15 p.m. - Stan McQuay (appearance courtesy of Prolab).
    "Success through Fitness: How to Achieve Your Fitness & Life Goals"

    6:00-6:45 p.m. - Sandra Augustin, 24 Hour Fitness .

    6:00-6:45 p.m. - Randall Strossen, Ph.D., IronMind Enterprises, Inc.
    "Winning Ways: How to Succeed in the Gym and Out"
    "Salsa Moves Dance Class"

    6:30-7:15 p.m. - Lonnie Teper.
    "Be the Boss in Fat Loss"

    6:30-7:15 p.m. - Shawn Ray (courtesy of Weider Publications).
    "Cashing in on the Business of Bodybuilding from A to Z"

    * For all those who attend Shawn's seminar there will be the opportunity (at the end of class) to win an all expense paid trip to the Mr. Olympia weekend 2005 as Shawn's special guest! Not only that, but the lucky winner also gets to attend Shawn Ray's All Star Seminar VII "The Day After" on Sunday at Gold's Gym in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Please note: Mr. Olympia tickets are not included).

    6:30-7:15 p.m. - Swoop.
    "Boogaloo!" Hip Hop Dance Class

    7:00-8:00 p.m. - Billy Blanks.
    "Tae Bo" ? Boot Camp

    7:00-7:30 p.m. - Sage Burgener, Nicholas Cullen-Carol & Josh Aguirre.
    "Olympic Weightlifting for High School Athletes"

    7:30-8:00 p.m. - Olympic Weightlifting Demonstration.

    7:45-8:30 p.m. - Steve Holman & Jonathan Lawson (Iron Man Magazine).
    "POF and X-Rep Training"

    7:45-9:00 p.m. - "Careers in Fitness Panel Discussion".
    Moderator: Marc Missioreck, fitness industry veteran & current Director of Sales & Sponorships for TheFitExpo.
    Panel Guests: Jeffrey Scott, Group X Programs Project Manager for 24 Hour Fitness & Reebok University Global MasterTrainer Clark Bartram, Fitness Model & Business Owner Stan McQuay, World Class Bodybuilder MaDonna Grimes.

    8:15-9:00 p.m. - Odd Haugen & Josh Bryant.
    "Training to be a Strongman"


Saturday, February 19th

    10:00 a.m. - Iron Man Pro XVI Men's Judging.
    The 16th IFBB Iron Man Pro bodybuilding contest is the biggest and longest-running IFBB professional bodybuilding event on the West Coast. The top 3 finalists will quality for the '05 Mr. Olympia. Many of today's champions were catapulted to bodybuilding superstardom from the IRON MAN stage. This year's competitor list includes Gustavo Badell, Troy Alves, Melvin Anthony, Lee Priest, Craig Titus and more new faces to watch out for including the pro debut for Mark Dugdale!

The below events all take place within TheFitExpo, room locations to be given in the program schedule handed out at registration when you arrive.

    10:00-11:30 a.m. - USPF Western USA Powerlifting Cup Weigh-in & Equipment Check.
    (Early open for these competitors)

TheFitExpo Regular Saturday Hours: 11am to 6pm

    11:00-6:00 p.m. - The Scot Mendelson Bench Press Classic Weigh-in.

    Invited Competitors: Gary Frank, Andy Fiedler, Ryan Kennelly, Mike Miller, Chris Taylor, Joe Ladnier, Tiny Meeker, Steven Won, Chris Kooke, Brian Siders

    11:00-6:00 p.m. - TheFitExpo 2005 Fittest Couple Fitness Model Search Competition.

    11:30-11:40 a.m. - Tina Castaldi Boot Camp Demo.

    11:30 a.m. - Dr. Del Millers.
    "10 Minute Meals" Cooking Demonstration

    11:30-12:00 p.m. - USPF Western USA Powerlifting Cup Rules & Briefing.

    12:00 p.m. - USPF Western USA Powerlifting Cup Lifting Competition.

    12:00-12:10 p.m. - The Emerald Balance Performance Team.

    12:30-1:45 p.m. - Team MuscleTech Superstar Seminar starring Jay Cutler.

    12:20-12:30 p.m. - Nito Larioza Cardio Capoeria Demo Performance.

    12:30 p.m. - Dr. Del Millers.
    "10 Minute Meals" Cooking Demonstration

    12:30-1:15 p.m. - Judith Sherman-Wolin.
    "Smart Girls Do Dumbbells"

    12:30-1:30 p.m. - Haney Mikhaiel.
    "5 Steps to Fitness"

    12:45-1:30 p.m. - Yumi Lee.
    "Step it Up"

    12:45-1:30 p.m. - Richard Diaz.
    "Heart Rate Training for Fitness, Weight Loss & Sports Performance"

    1:00-1:45 p.m. - MaDonna Grimes.
    "Dance/Street" Dance Class

    1:00-3:00 p.m. - Obusforme Iron Man NPC Figure Competition.

    1:00-1:45 p.m. - Bill Kazmaier (courtesty of MET-Rx).
    "Strength Training Tips"

    Bill Kazmaier, 3-time World's Strongest Man will define the "Strongman". Bill will provide you with the history of this great sport and let you know where things stand today. Finally, Bill will look at the future of the Strongman - where is it headed? what does that mean to those involved in the sport? and where can I get a piece of the action?

    1:30 p.m. - Dr. Del Millers.
    "10 Minute Meals" Cooking Demonstration

    1:30-2:15 p.m. - Tina Castaldi.
    "Castaldi's Killer Boot Camp" *Outside-weather permit

    1:45-2:30 p.m. - Ted McDonald.
    "Yoga for Athletes"

    2:00-2:45 p.m. - Philip Connolly.
    "Eating for Lean Mass"

    2:00-2:45 p.m. - Sandra Augustin, 24 Hour Fitness.
    "Leg & AbXpress"

    2:15-3:00 p.m. - Ronnie Coleman (courtesy of Weider Publications).
    "Up Close & Personal with Mr. Olympia Ronnie Coleman"

    Open to gold VIP package ticket holders only!

    2:15-3:00 p.m. - John Hansen.
    "Contest Preparation for the Natural Bodybuilder
    Location: Conference Bldg., 1st floor, Little Theatre, Room #C107

    2:15-3:00 p.m. - Kevin Levrone.
    "Training for Shoulders"

    When it comes to deciding who is the best bodybuilder of all-time Kevin is sure to get plenty of votes from fans worldwide. Famous for his incredible training intensity, The Maryland Muscle Machine recently made the move to Southern California to pursue his passion for music and show business. Kevin has gone Hollywood, but at TheFitExpo he shares his knowledge about training shoulders, something he knows more about than anyone!

    2:15-3:00 p.m. - Liz Lira.
    "Salsa LA Style!" Dance Class

    2:30-3:15 p.m. - Chris Snook.
    "7 Strategies to Avoid Burnout"

    3:00-3:45 p.m. - Patrick Goudeau.
    "ABC Workout!" with Stability Ball

    3:15-4:00 p.m. - Lee Priest & Kris Dim (Kris courtesy of Weider Publications).
    "Training for the Best Arms in the World"

    One is arguably the most popular bodybuilding pros on the planet. The other is a new pro quickly gaining his own legion of fans. Now, for the first time anywhere, they join forces to let us in on the training secrets that helped them to build the world's greatest arms.

    3:15-4:00 p.m. - Jerry Brainum.
    "Nutritional Supplements: Fact vs. Fiction"

    3:15-4:00 p.m. - Larisa Yaghoobov, 24 Hour Fitness.
    "C24/Pump n' Jump"

    3:30-4:15 p.m. - Nito Larioza.
    "Cardio Capoeria"

    3:15-3:20 p.m. - John Brookfield.
    "Amazing Feats of Strength & Balance" Demo Performance

    3:30 p.m. - Dr. Del Millers.
    "10 Minute Meals" Cooking Demonstration

    3:30-4:15 p.m. - Brenda Kelly & Bob Cicherillo (courtesy of bodybuilding.com).
    "Muscle in Hollywood"

    3:30-4:15 p.m. - Adela Garcia-Friedmansky.
    "Training to be Ms. Fitness Olympia"

    Here is the rare opportunity to learn from the number one fitness competitor in the world. In 2004 Adela swept to first place in both the Fitness Olympia and the Arnold Classic. A personal trainer, spinning and boot camp instructor for over 9 years Adela continues to make waves in her chosen field.

    4:00-4:45 p.m. - Tina Castaldi.
    "Castaldi's Killer Boot Camp" *Outside-weather permitting

    4:00-6:00 p.m. - MET-Rx Strongman Pro.
    Emcee: Bill Kazmaier (courtesy of MET-Rx)
    Competitors to date: Jeff Dolin, Jim Glassman, Odd Haugen, Jesse Marunde, Travis Ortmayer, Brian Schoonveld, Corey St. Clair

    4:15-5:00 p.m. - Starling Steele (courtesy of Obusforme) Toney Freeman (courtesy of Obusforme) Roc Shabazz (courtesy of Obusforme).

    4:15-5:00 p.m. - Gabrielle Gumbs.
    "Aphrodite 'Slow Burn' Striptease"

    4:30-5:15 p.m. - Sandra Augustin, 24 Hour Fitness.
    "Yoga Tech"

    4:45-5:30 p.m. - Milo Levell.
    "Ole' School Hip Hop" Dance Class

    4:45-5:30 p.m. - Roland Kickinger (Weider Athlete).
    A Conversation with Roland Kickinger--Star of "See Arnold Run"

    5:00-5:45 p.m. - Dr Del Millers.
    "Sports Nutrition: The Missing Link"

    4:45-6:00 p.m. - VIP gold package bodybuilding training session Brenda Kelly, Kevin Levrone, Lee Priest, Clark Bartram, Kris Dim (courtesy of Weider Publications), Bob Cicherillo. * open to gold VIP package ticket holders only!

    5:15-6:00 p.m. - Jerry Robinson.
    "Legendary Abs Live"

    7:00 p.m. - Iron Man Pro XVI Men's Competition Finals.
    (Civic Auditorium-Separate Ticket Required)


Sunday, February 20th

    9:00-11:00 a.m. - Delmonico's Seafood Grille (directly opposite The Pasadena Center at the Paseo Outdoor Mall) VIP Brunch Buffet *event open to gold VIP package ticket holders only!

    10:00-11:30 a.m. - The Scot Mendelson Bench Press Classic Weigh-In early open for these competitors.

Sunday TheFitExpo Show Hours: 11am to 5pm

    11:10-11:20 a.m. - Luly Mitchell.
    "Fiesta Latino" Dance Performance Demo

    11:30-11:40 a.m. - Izett Barnett, Jr.
    X-treme Step Class Demonstration

    11:30 a.m. - Dr. Del Millers.
    "10 Minute Meals" Cooking Demonstration

    11:30-12:00 p.m. - The Scot Mendelson Bench Press Classic Rules & Briefing.

    11:45-1:00 p.m. VIP gold package bodybuilding training session Adela Garcia-Friedmansky Gunter Schlierkamp (courtesy of Weider Publications), Tony Freeman (courtesy of Obusforme), Roc Shabazz (courtesy of Obusforme), Starling Steele (courtesy of Obusforme), Roland Kickinger (courtesy of Obusforme). *Open to gold VIP package ticket holders only!

    12:00 p.m. - The Scot Mendelson Bench Press Classic Amateur Competition.

    12:00-12:45 p.m. - Mark Dugdale & Chris Cook.
    (Chris Cook courtesy of Weider Publications) (Mark Dugdale Weider Athlete)
    "Welcome the New Pros"

    12:00-12:45 p.m. - Luly Mitchell.
    "Fiesta Latina" Dance Class

    12:00-12:45 p.m. - TheFitExpo 2005 Fittest Couple Fitness Model Search Competition Final 10 finalists (couples) selected from photos received on Friday and Saturday will today be judged for stage presence, fit & toned physique & overall "couple" chemistry. The winning couple will receive $1000.00 in cash and be featured in Iron Man Magazine. This photo shoot is to be done by internationally famous photographer Mike Neveux at the Iron Man studios the week following TheFitExpo.

    12:15-1:00 p.m. - Alan Feldstein, Esq.
    "How a Nutritional Supplement Gets From Concept to Consumer"

    12:15-1:00 p.m. - Dr. Joe Horrigan.
    "Mastering Injury Prevention"

    12:15-1:00 p.m. - Sandra Augustin, 24 Hour Fitness.
    "Yoga Tech"

    12:30 p.m. - Dr. Del Millers.
    "10 Minute Meals" Cooking Demonstration

    12:30-1:15 p.m. - Nick Evans, M.D.
    "Precision Bodybuilding: Technical Tips to Target Your Muscles"

    12:30-1:15 p.m. - Patrick Goudeau.
    "ABC Workout!" Stability Ball

    12:45-1:30 p.m. - Tina Castaldi
    "Castaldi's Killer Boot Camp" *Outside-weather permit

    1:00-3:00 p.m. - MET-Rx Strongman Pro.

    1:15-2:00 p.m. - MaDonna Grimes.
    "Dance/Street" Dance Class

    1:30 p.m. - Dr. Del Millers.
    "10 Minute Meals" Cooking Demonstration

    1:30-2:15 p.m. - Chad Nichols (courtesy of Ultimate Nutrition).
    "Nutrition Fitness Panel"

    1:30-2:15 p.m. - Gunter Schlierkamp (Weider Athlete).

    1:30-2:15 p.m. - Michael Granberry, M.D.
    "How Laser Vision Correction Can Improve Your Lifestyle"

    1:30-2:15 p.m. - Larisa Yaghoobov, 24 Hour Fitness.
    "Leg & AbXpress"

    1:45-2:30 p.m. - Gabrielle Gumbs.
    "Aphrodite 'Slow Burn' Striptease"

    1:45-2:30 p.m. - Craig Titus & Kelly Ryan.
    "Beauty and the Beast"

    2:00-2:45 p.m. - Ryan C. Benson.
    "Q&A with television's The Biggest Loser"

    2:30-3:15 p.m. - Nito Larioza.
    "Cardio Capoeria"

    2:45-3:30 p.m. - Ronnie Coleman (courtesy of Weider Publications).
    "An Afternoon with Mr. Olympia Ronnie Coleman"
    *Open to all attendees

    2:45-3:30 p.m. - Izett Barnett, Jr.
    "X-treme Step"

    3:00-3:45 p.m. - Colette Flack.
    "Are You PH Balanced? How Alkalinity is Vital For Your Health"

    3:00-3:45 p.m. - Dr. Mir & Master Naader Shagagi.
    "Rumi Yoga"

    3:00-4:00 p.m. - Haney Mikhaiel.
    "5 Steps to Fitness"

    3:15-4:00 p.m. - Tina Castaldi.
    "Castaldi's Killer Boot Camp" *Outside-weather permit

    3:15-4:00 p.m. - Gunter Schlierkamp.
    "Gunter's Guide to a Great Body"

    The German giant and long-time IFBB star is one of the world's best liked pros proving that you can get press by being a good guy and treating your fans right. His positive attitude and intensive dedication to the sport have helped Gunter overcome early adversities and made him one of the most sought after representatives of the field, often featured in various media. Here's the chance to listen and learn from one of the best!

    3:15-4:00 p.m. - Herb Dean.
    "Ultimate Fighting: An Insider's Perspective"

    3:30 p.m. - Dr. Del Millers.
    "10 Minute Meals" Cooking Demonstration

    3:30-5:00 p.m. - The Scot Mendelson Bench Press Pro-Meet.

    3:45-4:30 - Swoop.
    "Boogaloo!" Hip Hop Dance Class

    3:45-5:00 p.m. - Team MuscleTech Superstar Seminar with Matt Duvall & Charles Glass.

    4:00-4:45 p.m. - Larisa Yaghoobov, 24 Hour Fitness.
    "C24/Pump n' Jump"

    4:00-5:00 p.m. - Sylviane Chapoulaud & Venus Ramos, M.D.
    "Fitness & Aerobic Contest Training: Are You Ready to Compete?"

    4:15-5:00 p.m. - Obusforme Presents "We Got Your Back" with IFBB Pros Starling Steele, Toney Freeman & Roc Shabazz.

    4:30 p.m. - Dr. Del Millers.
    "10 Minute Meals" Cooking Demonstration

    5 p.m. - Close - see you in 2006!

Contest Hotel:

Contact Georgia Baker at Plaza Travel 1-800-347-4447. Host hotel, the adjacent PASADENA SHERATON, is $135 a night for singles, doubles or twins. Mention Iron Man FitExpo to get this special rate by calling them at 626-449-4000.

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