Arnold Model Search


The Arnold Model Search Presented by Mike Davies Fitness Universe is once again looking to identify the next stars of the fitness industry.

2017 Winners were Juliet DePeiri and Rafael Ferreira, both from Brasil.

The 2017 Arnold Model Search will be held online at, with finalists invited to appear at the 2017 Arnold Sports Festival in Columbus, Ohio. Six male and six female finalists will be chosen through online voting, with an additional six male and six female finalists picked by a panel of fitness industry professionals, including magazine editors, photographers and talent scouts. “The Arnold Model Search strives to identify the next great ‘fitness models’ who have the IT factor,” said contest chair Mike Davies of Mike Davies Fitness Universe. “We are looking for one male and one female who has it ALL … a healthy lifestyle, a fit body, charisma, glamour and the ability to project yourself as an A-lister fit for Hollywood.”

The Arnold Model Search requires participants to upload three photographs: swimsuit/trunks, evening/club attire and fitness attire to The registration deadline for the 2017 Arnold Model Search is January 15, 2017. Online voting will be held through January 30, 2017, with the 24 finalists announced January 31, 2017.

Winners of the 2017 Arnold Model Search will have lunch and photo with Arnold on Sunday, March 5 in addition to the opportunity to compete in one of the international Arnold Model Search Contests of their choice, with airfare and hotel arrangements provided by the Arnold Model Search. Other prizes include a variety of gift cards and a photo shoot with Amir Marandi of Marandi Productions. Visit for a complete list of awards.