Have you been working hard in the gym?  Want to compete on the hallowed grounds of Muscle Beach?  Whether strength or physique is your game, there is a competition for you in 2018 at Muscle Beach!

For decades competitors have traveled from all over the world to compete at the historic Muscle Beach Competitions. These events are highlighted by a warm friendly local atmosphere while providing quality competition.


  • May 26.  Muscle Beach Raw Power Lift Off
  • May 27, 2018 . World Strict Curl Championship
  • May 28, 2018 Muscle Beach International Classic
  • Take the U.S. Army “Be all you can be!” Challenge, and do all three competitions.   Details below!

Whether you are a beginner, novice or seasoned fitness competitor, Muscle Beach has something for you. The annual competitions draws pros and amateurs.

Free for all spectators, Come join us and be a part of a wonderful history.

Location:  Muscle Beach Gym.  1800 Ocean Front Walk. Venice, Ca 90291. For more info: www.musclebeachvenice.com.

POWERLIFTERS…Mark your calendar!  Ivanko/Muscle Beach “RAW” Power Lift-Off, Sat. May 26, 2018.  BP, DL, PL. Hosted by Icon Muscle.  Please contact MEET DIRECTOR Chuck LaMantia for more information at [email protected] TRAIN HARD!! 

CT Fletcher presents his 3rd annual ISCA/Muscle Beach “World Strict Curl Championship”, Sunday May 27, 2018. 11am – 4pm.  Hosted by Ivanko Barbell & Icon Muscle.  Teen & Open – Men & Women .  Great awards & prizes!

Icon Muscle presents the “Muscle Beach Int’l Classic, Monday May 28, 2018. Hosted by the U.S. Army.  BB, Figure, Bikini, Men & Women’s Physique, Classic Physique, Couples (mixed pairs) and Vintage Swimsuit.

ALL competitors will receive a custom gym bag courtesy of Icon Muscle packed w/ swag and additional giveaways from Quest and Labrada Nutrition. Bodybuilding.com will provide event t-shirts to all athletes. NO LATE FEE! Sign up the morning of the competition.

Competitors accepting the challenge will receive…

  • American Eagle Award
  • Custom U.S. Army Gym/Duffle Bag (w/swag)
  • Ivanko Gold Dumbbell Set
  • 1 yr. Membership Muscle Beach Gym ($150.00 value)
  • Feature in Passion Fitness Magazine
  • Presentation to athletes on Monday May 28, 2018.

NO LATE FEES! Register the morning of the competition.  Entry forms and rules can be found on www.musclebeachvenice.com

GET INSPIRED BY THESE ATHLETES!   View photos by Venice Paparazzi!

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