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MuscleMania Boston Championships

  • Ellsworth Theatre, Pine Manor College 400 Heath Street Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

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PROMOTER: 

Oren Silver
516-810-6123

DRUG TESTING: 

Contact promoter for details

BROAD STROKES:
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  • Cost level: Pricey
  • Challenge Level: Difficult
  • Late Entry Fee: uncertain
  • Last chance to enter: uncertain
  • Advancement: Overall Winner in the Open Classes earns a Pro Card (assumed)
  • Drug-testing: Urinalysis

OUR TAKE ON IT

MuscleMania has had a spotty reputation as far as drug-free bodybuilding is concerned.  Their emphasis as an organization is about image, not substance.  They want to put put on a exciting show, not necessarily a meaningful one.  As such, there are often those of questionable drug-use status among the winners.

The MuscleMania has also placed a far greater emphasis on the modeling and glam aspects, thus favoring the women's figure and men's physique classes over bodybuilding.  It can cause a discouraging effect of prolonged delays and low-quality presentation timeframes.  The overall effect is impersonal and often feels less about the competitors and more about the show's reputation.