The 2007 IFBB Australian Bodybuilding Grand Prix VII is fast approaching: March 10 at the Dallas Brooks Centre, Melbourne. For tickets, phone 03 93880866 or online.
Renamed the Muscletech and BSN Australian Pro Grand Prix VII after scoring its two naming sponsors, the comp once again promises to be a ripper, largely due to the tireless promotions of Tony Doherty, owner of Doherty’s 24:7 Gym in Melbourne .
This is the show that kicks off the bodybuilding year down under, and one that promises to be the best yet, with an an amazing line-up that includes:
- Ronnie Rockel, Germany. 2006 Australian Pro GP Winner
- Vince Taylor, USA
- Toney Freeman, USA
- Mustafa Mohammed, Austria
- Marcus Hayley, USA
- John Hodgson (three EFBB British titles), UK
- Luke Wood, Australia
- Neil Gardener, Melbourne Australia
Luke Wood preparing for the Ironman
Here’s the latest from the horse’s mouth.
- PreJudging $40
- VIP $350
- Stalls (1st level) $195 & $125
- Lounge (2nd Level) $150 & $125
- Gallery (3rd Level) $77
Schedule / Format:
- 12Noon, Prejudging
- Prejudging IFBB Pro League
- NPFC All States, Whole show. Open to all amateur competitors, Australia and New Zealand.
- King of the Bench, Pro Bench Press Contest.
- Meet & Greet IFBB Pros
- Bodybuilding and Fitness Trade Show
- 7PM Finals
- IFBB Pro Grand Prix Finals and award presentations.
- Sunday 11th March
- All star seminar for VIP ticket holders, invited guests and sponsors
Vince Taylor working the audience?
Last Year’s Results just go to show that its anyone’s contest – remember, the top 3 qualify for the Olympia:
2006 IFBB Australian Grand Prix results
1. Ronnie Rockel, Germany
2. Lee Priest, Australia
3. Vince Taylor, USA
4. Mustafa Mohammad, Austria
5. Branch Warren, USA
6. Francis Benfatto, France
7. Kris Dim, USA
8. Roc Shabazz, USA
9. Eddie Abbew, Great Britain
10. Hieko Kallbach, Germany
11. Alison Maria, Curacao
12. Jonathan Davie, Australia
13. Charles Duca, Australia
14. Beat Meschberger, Australia
15. Neil Gardner, Australia
16. Christian Lobarede, Chile
17. William Leonard, Australia
17. Greg Tottman, Australia
17. Pietro Gilberto, Switzerland
17. Gianluca Catapano, Italy