Photos By Robert Thomas Photography
The 1st Ever 2007 NPC Mountain Pride Bodybuilding & Figure Championships were held Saturday, July 21st at Marion Senior High School Auditorium in Marion, VA. Over 300 were in attendance to cheer on the competitors from the local area and around the region and surrounding states.
The Fitness Expo:
It was a great day of competition in both the bodybuilding and figure divisions. The show featured a large Fitness Expo of clothing, running shoes, supplements, and the United States Marine Corps for all the competitors and guests.
The Evening Show:
The evening show featured the talents of MCs Donnie Brooks and Ben Barker who guided the audience through the competition as well as a live performance by local Christian rock band Smash 13 from Highlands Fellowship in Abingdon, VA.
Show Promoter Anthony Ferguson of Marion and his wife Johanna want to thank all the competitors for their hard work and for competing in the show as well as all the NPC judges, sponsors, staff and volunteers that made the event possible. Sponsors for the event were the United States Marine Corps, Musser Lumber, Z103.5, Bodybuilding.com, Europa Sports, Hungate Business Services, Sportzfit Clothing, Foot RX, APT Pro Wrist Straps, Chilhowie Ambulance Service, Riverfront Café, Robert Thomas Photography, Dollar General, and many more trophy and program sponsors. For information on next year’s show, contact Anthony Ferguson at
Anthony@fergusonfitness.com or call 276-685-1799.