Press Release—FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Bodybuilding.com Announces Exclusive 2013 Olympia Webcast
Boise, ID - September 6, 2013 - Bodybuilding.com, the Internet's most-visited bodybuilding and fitness site and largest online retailer of nutritional supplements, will once again offer a free worldwide webcast of Joe Weider's 2013 Olympia Fitness & Performance Weekend, presented by MuscleTech and BSN.
With one of the best lineups of athletes in the contest's 49-year history and more than $1 million in prize money, the 2013 Olympia is a must-see event. Thanks to the live webcast, everyone can tune in - for free!
Bodybuilding.com will webcast live September 27-28, 2013, from the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada beginning at 6:30 p.m. Pacific Time (9:30 ET) both Friday and Saturday nights.
The live stream kicks off Friday with an insightful pre-show hosted by veteran sports broadcaster Dave Farra (SyFy, Fox Sports, NBC) providing the play-by-play of the competition, as well as panel hosting with some of the leading experts in the industry. Returning for the 2013 broadcast will be one of the most trusted voices in the bodybuilding industry, Larry Pepe (Fox Sports), in addition to physique coach Dr. Layne Norton and special celebrity guests Lou Ferrigno and 8-Time Mr. Olympia Ronnie Coleman.
Filling out the robust lineup will be top female physique experts Felicia Romero and Carla Sanchez, who will provide expert insight into the women's competitions of figure, fitness, physique, bikini and bodybuilding. Whether you've been at every Olympia, or are tuning in for the first time, this year's show promises to deliver an insider's perspective with two exciting days of coverage of the biggest bodybuilding competition of the year!
The winners of the 2013 Bodybuilding.com Supplement Awards (26 different awards, including Brand of the Year, Supplement of the Year, etc.) will be announced onstage during the live event each night, and therefore viewable via the webcasts. The Bodybuilding.com Supplement Awards have set the standard for recognition of the best products and brands in the fitness and supplement industry for the past nine years.
On Saturday, September 28th, the webcast coverage culminates with bodybuilding's biggest annual show: The Mr. Olympia Finals. Reigning champion Phil Heath will battle to defend his title against fierce challengers, including 4-time Mr. Olympia Jay Cutler, and the always formidable & mysterious Kai Greene and the reigning Arnold Classic Champion Dexter Jackson.
The Saturday coverage will also include the beautifully sculpted women of the Figure Olympia and the men's 212 Showdown (men's bodybuilding division under 212 lbs in weight). Pre-show discussion and post-show interviews, as well as the annual Fan's Choice Award, will also be made available thanks to Travis Chapman.
To view the free, exclusive Bodybuilding.com 2013 Olympia Webcast presented by MuscleTech & BSN, please visit:
Be sure to check out all of Bodybuilding.com's comprehensive 2013 Olympia Weekend coverage at:
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For more information: http://www.bodybuilding.com/olympia
Contact: Allison Kim