National Natural Body Building
Jim has been involved in the sport of bodybuilding for more than 40 years. He was the founder and president of the North American Natural Bodybuilding Association (NANBA) - now NANBF - in 1983 and promoted the first-ever professional natural bodybuilding contest in 1989 - the WNBF Natural Universe.
He is a member of the ABCC and the U.S. Natural Bodybuilding Hall of Fame and has been published in dozens of bodybuilding and fitness magazines over the years including Muscle & Fitness, Strength & Health, Iron Man, Natural Body & Fitness, Natural Physique, Natural Body, Fitness & Physique, Athletic Business, Exercise for Men Only, Best Body, and more.
Following are some of the articles he has written in recent years for the National Natural Bodybuilding Examiner:
Competing for the right reasons
from stem to stern
for INBF Southern CA Classic title
3 kids, 2 dogs, 2 turtles, 2 frogs, and 1 cat
one man's journey to the top
IFPA Pro USA
takes on Sacramento
Classic Bodybuilding & Figure Contest Results
of top female natural bodybuilders of all time
three-peat at the Natural Olympia?
Jack O'Bleness dead at 84
where's the money?
when will "The Truth" be revealed?
performance enhancing drugs
at IFPA Pro Natural USA
wins IFPA Pro USA for unprecedented three years in a row
women's bodybuilding at Muscle Mayhem
for false product claims
clarifies stance on pro crossovers