National Natural Body Building

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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:

IFPA responds to DFAC
IFPA responds to DFAC

pro controversy

WNBF Pro Kim Saari -
WNBF Pro Kim Saari -

Competing for the right reasons

Shipbuilder builds physique
Shipbuilder builds physique

from stem to stern

Norwegian mystery man to vie
Norwegian mystery man to vie

for INBF Southern CA Classic title

The figure star with 1 husband,
The figure star with 1 husband,

3 kids, 2 dogs, 2 turtles, 2 frogs, and 1 cat

From Maryland to Muscle Mayhem -
From Maryland to Muscle Mayhem -

one man's journey to the top

Moran wins WNBF Natural Nationals
Moran wins WNBF Natural Nationals
Silent Assassin targets Sacramento's
Silent Assassin targets Sacramento's

IFPA Pro USA

The legendary Herculiza
The legendary Herculiza

takes on Sacramento

2010 INBF Southern California
2010 INBF Southern California

Classic Bodybuilding & Figure Contest Results

Rico reloaded
Rico reloaded
The Truth is not a lie
The Truth is not a lie
Natural Bodybuilding's Dr. Bob
Natural Bodybuilding's Dr. Bob
Moji muscles his way to the top
Moji muscles his way to the top
Rico reigns supreme at IFPA
Rico reigns supreme at IFPA

Pro USA

Toni West tops 2011 poll
Toni West tops 2011 poll

of top female natural bodybuilders of all time

Can "King" Kiyoshi  pull a
Can "King" Kiyoshi pull a

three-peat at the Natural Olympia?

Natural Bodybuilding pioneer
Natural Bodybuilding pioneer

Jack O'Bleness dead at 84

The Cronus revisited -
The Cronus revisited -

where's the money?

The Cronus -
The Cronus -

when will "The Truth" be revealed?

Natural Bodybuilding Alliance
Natural Bodybuilding Alliance

launches today

The cultural assimilation of
The cultural assimilation of

performance enhancing drugs

Women's bodybuilding here to stay
Women's bodybuilding here to stay

says NFBC

Mighty Moji shows his mojo
Mighty Moji shows his mojo

at IFPA Pro Natural USA

Figure champ Chrissy Z
Figure champ Chrissy Z

wins IFPA Pro USA for unprecedented three years in a row

Greatness un "Vailed" at IFPA
Greatness un "Vailed" at IFPA

Pro USA

Angela Olson epitomized
Angela Olson epitomized

women's bodybuilding at Muscle Mayhem

Nature Valley under fire
Nature Valley under fire

for false product claims

WSNO joins Natural Bodybuilding
WSNO joins Natural Bodybuilding

Alliance

Natural Bodybuilding Alliance
Natural Bodybuilding Alliance

clarifies stance on pro crossovers