Variety Provides Arnold Wide Appeal

March 05, 2018

By Steve Wartenberg

Before we say farewell to the 30th Arnold Sports Festival, come on along as we take another walk through the Greater Columbus Convention Center and meet a few of the folks who make the Arnold such a memorable event.

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Arnold Shines At Sunday Showcase

March 04, 2018

By Steve Wartenberg

Back in the day, when he was the biggest star in bodybuilding, Arnold wasn’t happy with the world’s perception of his sport. Or the distinctly unmuscular size of the prize money. 

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Dreams Come True At Kids & Teens EXPO

March 03, 2018

By Steve Wartenberg

Beware the fury of Vinny Venom, an up-and-coming wrestler who comes from deep beneath the surface of the earth and is half-man, half-spider.

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Axe Throwing Instant Hit With Weightlifters

March 02, 2018

By Steve Wartenberg

When Halle Russell walked by the axe throwing space, something happened on a molecular level to the weightlifter from Texas. “I said, hey, that’s axe throwing; I have to do it,” she said. “My body forgot all about weightlifting and I needed to throw an axe. I could be an axe thrower.” And so, Russell tossed a few axes, along with her friend and fellow weightlifter Gerald See, from California. It was love at first fling. “We’re here to try other sports, and when we saw axe throwing, it had to be one of them,” See said. “This is awesome.”

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Meet & Greet: A Night With The Stars

March 01, 2018

By Steve Wartenberg

The countdown started a few seconds after the anesthesia wore off and Whitney Jones awoke from the surgery that fused together two vertebrae in her neck.

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