The 2011 Bodybuilding.com Fit Expo was held June 11th at Qwest Arena in Boise, Idaho. We hope you didn't miss your chance to see fitness industry icons, local celebrities, MMA fighters, and some of the biggest names in professional bodybuilding today!
Special Guests For This Year's BFE!
Mario Lopez is a best-selling author with Mario Lopez's Knockout Fitness, Extra Lean and newly released Extra Lean Family. He is also a top television personality as a host on EXTRA! and as a host on hit reality-competition series Randy Jackson Presents America's Best Dance Crew.
Terry Crews is a Hollywood Actor featured in over 40 different movies and television shows including The Expendables and "Everybody Hates Chris." He has recently taken on a new role as the infamous trainer Jerome Mayberry.
Jimmy Peña is an Exercise Physiologist and Best-Selling Author of PRAYFIT: Your Guide to a Healthy Body and Stronger Faith. He is one of the nation's most published and well-respected training experts.
Mike O'Hearn is a real-life super hero, and recently signed athlete of TEAM BODYBUILDING.COM. He has graced the covers of over 500 magazines worldwide earning him the title of 7-time Fitness Male Model of the Year. You might also remember him as "Titan" from NBC's smash-hit television series AMERICAN GLADIATORS.
Jamie Eason is one of the most recognized faces in the fitness industry, as spokesmodel for Bodybuilding.com. She holds several fitness titles, most notably Hardbody Entertainment's World's Fittest Model. Jamie also has a bachelor's degree in communication and writes a syndicated column called "Seize the Day!" for Oxygen magazine.
"All American" Brian Stann is a UFC fighter and a former WEC Light Heavyweight champion. As a Lt. in the Marines, Stann was awarded the Silver Star, the nation's third highest award for valor in combat. He is part of TEAM BODYBUILDING.COM and is a Gaspari Nutrition Athlete.
Amanda Latona is a recording artist-turned-IFBB Bikini Pro and fitness model. This outgoing, gorgeous BSN Athlete has become quite the fan favorite.
UFC Lightweight Star Clay "The Carpenter" Guida is a MusclePharm athlete who started fighting in 2004 and has since then risen to the top ranks of MMA.
Alicia Marie is a television and media personality, freelance writer, fitness icon, cover model, and BSN Athlete! Alicia has been a fitness and health contributor on various television and radio programs such as MTV, HBO, Comedy Central, Good Day New York, MSNBC and MAXIM radio.
ALLMAX Nutrition Spokesmodel, Nicole Costa, is a WBFF pro figure & bikini champion.
Krissy is an IFBB Figure Pro, Team Gaspari Athlete and Physical Therapist. She is also very accomplished, driven and more competitive than most. Her past accomplishments speak volumes to what she is cabable of.
Johnnie is known as the worlds strongest pro, due to his participation and domination in the sport of power lifting. He has the world record for the 760 lbs he pulled during his deadlifts. He can also bench 600 lbs.
Hidetada has been actively competing as a bodybybuilder for the last 14 years. No one believed a Japanese could become a top IFBB Pro Bodybuilder, yet that is exactly what he did. His background includes a degree in sports nutrition science, accupuncture therapy, and much more.
Lee Banks is an IFBB Pro Bodybuilder and Champion Nutrition Athlete. Lee, inspired by his late father, Lee Andrew Banks, experimented with lifting weights at the age of 16 and after many years of dedicated training he competed for the first time at the age of 30.
Brian Shaw is a professional strongman competitor and regular entrant to the World's Strongest Man competition. With huge hands and size-16 feet, Brian was born with brute strength.
Corey St. Clair
Corey is the owner of SSF (St. Clair Strength and Fitness) here in Boise. He is a Pro Strongman and powerlifter who has competed for 8 years in strength athletics.
Grant Higa is a Pro Strongman originally from Hawaii, who now lives in Maple Valley, Washington.
Shawn 'Flexatron' Rhoeden is a championship bodybuilder.
Rita is an IFBB pro bodybuilder who had her first bodybuilding show in 1991 at only 99lbs.
Nick is the CEO/President/Founder of Wheelchiar Bodybuilding, Inc. He also has a Bachelor's in Business Administration, is a Certified Fitness Trainer (CFT), and is Certified as a Specialist in Performance Nutrition (SPN).
Whitney is a gym owner, fitness model, actor, and Oh Yeah! sponsored athlete who trains hard for his personal success as well as his clients! He has been on the cover of many publications including Ironman Magazine, Men's Health, and also featured on Bodybuilding.com.
Michelle is from Houston, Tx, and is very happy to be a part of the 2011 Bodybuilding.com team. She is currently a national level bikini competitor with the goal of becoming a pro bikini competitor this year. You can follow her progress on BodySpace.com!
Nicole Moneer Guerrero is an IFBB Pro Bikini Athlete, a VPX/Redline spokesmodel and a 2011 Redline Xtreme Race Girl, plus a fitness expert. She is a NASM certified personal trainer and AFAA group-exercise instructor for LifeTime Fitness in the Chicagoland area. She is also an international fitness model and writer.
I started falling in love with "The Lift" about 2008. Meeting all these great people at Bodybuilding.com has opened my eyes to an entirely new perspective to fitness. Sean currently works in the rehabilitaion aspect of Sports Medicine and soon as a fitness trainer.
From age 15 and on, Aubrie has been addicted to the weight room and crafting a sexy, toned body! She's been featured in Oxygen Magazine and an active member of BodySpace who has inspired hundreds of members online!
World Record Holder Biff Hutchinson. "Pogo sticking has grown in popularity over the last decade and provides an excellent full body while burning up to 1400 calories per hour" says EPIC Performance CEO Joe Pavlik. "Many people are skeptical at first, but after trying it there's no denying the muscular strength, endurance and agility required providing a great alternative workout".