R.I.P. Stan Lee!!! You will be remembered! View photos of Stan Lee’s visit to Venice in 2013!

Stan Lee was an American comic-book writer, editor, and publisher, who was executive vice president and publisher of Marvel Comics.

Lee co-created Spider-Man, the Hulk, Doctor Strange, the Fantastic Four, Iron Man, Daredevil, Thor, the X-Men, and many other fictional characters, introducing a thoroughly shared universe into superhero comic books.  Above info from imdb.com.

Check out article below that we did on Stan Lee’s visit to Venice in 2013!

Stan Lee, 1922–2018

Council member Mike Bonin, Iron Man Magazine’s John Balik, Stan Lee, Lou Ferrigno, Laura Ferrigno

Following article from the Venice Paparazzi 2013 archives!

Lou Ferrigno, Stan Lee (creator of Spiderman, Thor, Iron Man, The Hulk, etc), and over 100 competitors on stage at the iconic Muscle Beach Gym for the 2013 Muscle Beach Championships.

The 2013 Muscle Beach Championships at the iconic Muscle Beach Gym in Venice, California was a MARVELous event.

Lou Ferrigno gets inducted into the Muscle Beach/Venice Hall of Fame by Stan Lee, the creator of the Hulk, Spider-Man, Ironman and more.  There  were over  100 competitors,  1000’s of spectators, DJ’s, and vendors offering protein bars, and the latest and greatest in nutritional and training tips.   The competition was open to all amateur competitors, and the categories included Bodybuilding, Figure, Bikini, Men & Women’s Physique.  The OVERALL winners will be featured in Iron Man Magazine.


Also, once again Team Venice Paparazzi worked with Golds Gym and GG Venice Nikko and Brian Bean. Gold’s Gym offered great deals on their GG gear and apparel, free swag,  free 7-day VIP memberships, and complimentary photos by Venice Paparazzi.

The Muscle Beach Championship is presented by Bodybuilding.com and hosted by ProFight Supplements.   Event produced by Joe Wheatley Productions.  For more info on this event: musclebeachvenice.com.

View highlights from the 2013 Muscle Beach Championship event!  All photos by Venice Paparazzi

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Stan Lee!  What a great guy!    Venice Paparazzi’s Edizen was lucky to get the only signed copy of the Muscle Beach Championship poster. Woo hoo! Fun!

Did you know that Venice Paparazzi has covered Muscle Beach events since 2008?

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