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body building

A sport based on weight training with the specific goal of achieving muscle hypertrophy and improving one’s physical appearance.

Injuries in body building
Tendinitis, bursitis, avulsions, contusions, fractures.

body building

use of exercise and diet (and often, undesirably, also drugs) to enhance size and definition of skeletal muscles. See also anabolic steroids, ergogenic aids, strength training.
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BTEC National Diploma in Sport student Kais Hussain,17, from Highfields, competed in the Junior Under 21 category at the Mike Williams Classic body building competition in Batley.
When the owner suggested body building, I thought, 'Why not?
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Currently in a resting period after winning second place in the Northern Body Building Championships final, 19-stone George is now qualified to go forward to the British Championships.
His successes include winning an award in his class at a World Amateur Body Building Association competition.
Former Miss International Body Building champion Dyana Cadeau, 37, says: "I am a soft and sensuous woman and very romantic as well.
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Body building couple Laura Potts and Johnny Reid, of Caerphilly, have been taking part in competitions together
Clark, who has appeared on the covers of Muscle & Fitness and Natural Body Building magazines, gives tips on building modeling portfolios, making an impact at auditions and finding an agent.
A FORMER prison officer caught with cocaine claimed he was using it to suppress his appetite before a body building competition.