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Credentials: B.A., B.S., M.S., Certified fitness Trainer with ISSA and Certified Nutrition Specialist with ISSA.
Website: www.obiobadike.com/
Twitter: twitter.com/Obi_Obadike/
Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/OBI-OBADIKE/102272353153559
Email: obi7534@msn.com

Obi Obadike is a celebrity trainer and world-renowned fitness expert and personality. He has graced more than 40 fitness magazine covers over the past five years and he has been featured in more than 100 fitness magazines. He is one of the most published fitness experts and fitness personalities over the past 5 years. Obi is also a fitness columnist/writer for multiple fitness magazines. Obi has been featured in dozens of national fitness and sports commercials. He has also been requested by mainstream magazines as a fitness expert from time to time to provide expertise such as Jet and Ebony magazine.

Obadike was a Division-I sprinter at Cal State Fullerton, where he set school records in the 100 M dash, 200 M dash, and 400 M relay. He was named All-Big West Conference two consecutive years and held the title of the fastest man in school history for a 5-year period. He also won athlete of the year honors at the university.

He currently writes for Bodybuilding.com, which is the largest fitness Internet site in the world. His popular fitness expert column is called "Ask The Ripped Dude." The site totals more than 18 million unique visitors per month.

Obadike was one of the fitness experts and trainers who helped to launch Turner Broadcasting Network's brand-new digital health and wellness entertainment brand called upwave in August of 2013.

Obi has travelled all over the world and has made appearances in places like Turkey, Amsterdam, Australia, and more. He hosted fitness seminars in those respective countries. He has also been on featured as a fitness and health expert on some of the most popular international morning TV talk shows.

He was an on-camera fitness expert host for the Turner brand and produced most of its exercise videos and fitness tips that are currently featured on upwave. He is featured in Turner's upwave health and wellness commercials on HLN.

Obi's educational credentials are B.A., B.S., M.S., Certified fitness Trainer with ISSA and Certified Nutrition Specialist with ISSA. He has a huge social media following with more than 1.3 million Twitter followers. He averages 3,000-6,000 re-tweets per tweet and (verified by tracksocial.com) he is one of the most re-tweeted people on Twitter, and the most re-tweeted fitness personality. He is also a sponsored fitness spokesmodel for many different fitness companies.

Obi's philosophy on fitness: "I love what I do because I have the ability to transform a person physically and mentally and that is a priceless feeling not only as a trainer but also as a writer". Knowing you can help someone attain the body they desire and be healthy throughout their life is a rewarding feeling."

"I love what I do because I have the ability to transform a person physically and mentally and that is a priceless feeling not only as a trainer but also as a writer". Knowing you can help someone attain the body they desire and be healthy throughout their life is a rewarding feeling."

He can be contacted at obi7534@msn.com.

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Nothing kills a great silhouette like slumpy shoulders. Build a pair of caps you can be proud of with this workout routine.
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Staying in shape 365 days per year can be a challenge, but if you can break out of the gain/loss cycle, it's one you can conquer.
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At age 44, actor Morris Chestnut dropped 33 pounds to make his abs visible. You can too with his balanced midsection workout.
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With all the gimmicks and mixed messages about muscle mass, it can be hard to discern fact from fiction. Learn how much you can expect to put on naturally and what you can realistically expect in terms of gains.
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Too much time spent on the treadmill can make a quick cardio session seem endless. Fire up your routine run with this deadly combination of suicide sprints and push-ups!
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Crunches and sit-ups can grow boring fast, and they're not as effective as you might think. These five effective 'indirect' ab exercises might serve you better.
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I've written more than 100 fitness articles that have been published all over the world. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible.
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Need some training guidance? These three personal trainers reveal how they help their clients succeed. Their moderator? None other than our own Ripped Dude!
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I've published more than 100 fitness articles and became the Bodybuilding.com 2012 Male Writer of the Year. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible!
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I've published more than 100 fitness articles and became the Bodybuilding.com 2012 Male Writer of the Year. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible!
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Need some training guidance? These three personal trainers reveal how they help their clients succeed. Their moderator? None other than our own Ripped Dude.
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I've published more than 100 fitness articles and became the Bodybuilding.com 2012 Male Writer of the Year. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible!
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I've published more than 100 fitness articles and am the Bodybuilding.com 2012 Male Writer of the Year. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible!
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I've published more than 100 fitness articles and am the Bodybuilding.com 2012 Male Writer of the Year. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible!
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Need some fat-loss guidance? These three fitness pros reveal what they do to stay lean. Their moderator? None other than our own Ripped Dude.
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I've published more than 100 fitness articles and am the Bodybuilding.com 2012 Male Writer of the Year. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible!
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I've published more than 100 fitness articles and am the Bodybuilding.com 2012 Male Writer of the Year. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible!
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Need some fat-loss guidance? These three fitness pros reveal what they do to stay lean. Their moderator? None other than our very own Ripped Dude.
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Need some fat-loss guidance? These three fitness pros reveal what they do to stay lean. Their moderator? None other than our very own Ripped Dude.
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I've published more than 100 fitness articles and am the Bodybuilding.com 2012 Male Writer of the Year. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible!
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I've written more than 100 fitness articles that have been published all over the world. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible!
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I’ve written more than 100 fitness articles that have been published all over the world. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible.
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I’ve written more than 100 fitness articles that have been published all over the world. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible.
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Need some fat-loss guidance? These three fitness pros reveal what they do to stay lean. Their moderator? None other than our very own ripped dude.
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I've written more than 100 fitness articles that have been published all over the world. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible.
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I’ve written more than 100 fitness articles that have been published all over the world. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible.
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Need some fat loss guidance? These three fitness pros reveal what they do to stay lean. Their moderator? None other than our own Ripped Dude.
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I've written more than 100 fitness articles that have been published all over the world. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible!
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I've written more than 100 fitness articles that have been published all over the world. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible!
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Need some fat loss guidance? These three fitness pros reveal what they do to stay lean. Their moderator? None other than our own Ripped Dude.
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I've written more than 100 fitness articles that have been published all over the world. My goal is to help you get in the best shape possible!
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I've graced more than 30 magazine covers in the past 3 years. The global fitness industry has branded me 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 30 magazine covers in the past 3 years. The global fitness industry has branded me 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 30 magazine covers in the past 3 years. The global fitness industry has branded me 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 30 magazine covers in the past 3 years. The global fitness industry has branded me 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 30 magazine covers in the past 3 years. The global fitness industry has branded me 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 30 magazine covers in the past 3 years. The global fitness industry has branded me 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 28 magazine covers in the past 3 years. The global fitness industry has branded me 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I’ve graced more than 28 magazine covers in the past 3 years. The global fitness industry has branded me ‘The World’s Most Ripped Fitness Model.’
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I've graced more than 28 magazine covers in the past 3 years. The global fitness industry has branded me 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 28 magazine covers in the past 3 years. The global fitness industry has branded me 'The World’s Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 28 magazine covers in the last 3 years. The global fitness industry has branded me 'The World’s Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 28 magazine covers in the last 3 years. The global fitness industry has branded me 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 28 magazine covers in the past 3 years. The global fitness industry has branded me 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 28 magazine covers in the past 3 years. The global fitness industry has branded me 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 20 magazine covers over the past three years. My nickname says it all: 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 20 magazine covers over the past three years. My nickname says it all: 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 20 magazine covers in the past three years. My nickname says it all: 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I have graced more than 20 magazine covers over the past three years. My nickname says it all: The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.
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With over 20 magazine covers and 9 expert columns, Obi's here to help. His nickname says it all: 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 20 magazine covers in the past three years. My nickname says it all: 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 20 magazine covers over the past three years, and I'm the current WBFF Pro Male Fitness Model World Champion. My nickname says it all: 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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I've graced more than 20 magazine covers over the past three years, and I'm the current WBFF Pro Male Fitness Model World Champion. My nickname says it all: 'The World's Most Ripped Fitness Model.'
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Sprinting is one of the most explosive and amazing workouts you could ever do and popular among celebrities. It can help you build your legs and abs, burn fat and more. Learn more and then try the workout.
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