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- 2002 AUSTRALIA PRO INVITATIONAL - 6th
- 2002 SAN FRANCISCO GRAND PRIX - 9th
- 2002 AUSTRIAN GRAND PRIX - 7th
- 2002 IFBB Arnold Classic - 14th
- 2002 IRONMAN PRO INVITATIONAL - 7th
- 2001 AUSTRALIAN GRAND PRIX - 8th
- 2001 European Pro Championships - 9th
- 2001 Arnold Classic - 10th
- 2001 SAN FRANCISCO GRAND PRIX - 6th
- 2001 IRONMAN PRO INVITATIONAL - 6th
- 2000 Toronto Pro - IFBB -- 8th
- 2000 Night of Champions - IFBB -- 13th
- 1999 NPC USA Heavyweight 1st Place and Overall Runner-up
- 1998 USA Championships - NPC, HeavyWeight, 3rd
- 1998 IFBB North American, Heavyweight,3rd
- 1997 Nationals - NPC, HeavyWeight, 3rd
- 1997 USA Championships - NPC, HeavyWeight, 7th
- 1996 North American Championships - IFBB,
- 1996 HeavyWeight, 2nd
- 1996 USA Championships - NPC, HeavyWeight, 5th
| Garrett Downing
Originally from New York, Garrett, an IFBB Pro Bodybuilder, has trained as a bodybuilder or powerlifter since college. A Desert Storm Veteran, his background includes five years' service in the United States Marine Corps.
Applying his military organization and discipline to bodybuilding training and contest preparation, Garrett's daily routine can include a minimum of three hours of weight training and cardiovascular training per day, together with a strict nutritional regime all of which is juggled into a full-time career and appearance schedule!
When he isn't training himself or others, Garrett is dedicated to helping both young people and the elderly. Prior to his current position as a specialist on a Senior Behavioral Health team for the University of California, San Diego Medical Center, he was the program director of a group home for troubled youths.
Garrett's affinity for encouraging young people extends into volunteer roles with the Governor's Fitness Council and the Inner City Games, Arnold Schwarzenegger's acclaimed program that targets underprivileged high school students to instill the value of education and sports. In addition to inspiring adolescents, Garrett's gentle personality and awe-inspiring physique have a tremendous effect on younger children at hospitals, schools and as a volunteer instructor for the children's fitness program at Frog's Gym in Encinitas, CA.
In the bodybuilding industry, Garrett's resume grows continually as spokesperson with guest appearances, seminars, endorsements, modeling and guest posings. With his background in counseling, experience in public speaking and physique that is clear evidence of training and nutrition knowledge, he is a successful representative for products and related concepts in large and small settings.
Known for his model looks and symmetrical physique, Garrett's complete presentation of sweeping, poised muscularity epitomizes bodybuilding's ideal healthy role model.
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