Dating a female bodybuilder
Please take a few minutes to watch Ernestine Shepherd’s story. Not everyone is going to react to this story the same way. Margaret is passionate about building dynamic and engaged communities that improve lives and change perceptions.
What thoughts came into your head as you watched the video? What stories like this one remind us is that heroes are not born – they are made.
Training led me to the competition circuit, which means 5 a.m.
What shines through in this video is Ernestine’s spirit.(Kinda funny that we named our version of the pivot after models when we look nothing like the girls on the runway.) I went pro in my third year of competing, and it felt like proof that I can do anything I believe to be true in the world.Beyond the blinged-out bikinis, lucite stripper heels, and self-tanner, female bodybuilders are an example of the power of the human body—and real girl power. Girls who look like Jelena and me have a message for the mainstream media: The frail and starved are being replaced by the fit and powerful, even if strides like the M. I would get thinner, but the overall pear shape of my body never really changed. I decided I was going to permanently transform my physique. As my colleagues in the International Federation of Body Building & Fitness pro league sometimes say, "I don't sweat; I sparkle." I love manicures and makeup, but there's a decent chance I'd be able to beat your boyfriend in an arm wrestling match. l was your standard cardio-crazed calorie counter—torturing myself on the elliptical and eating a rocky diet of bagels for breakfast, pizza for lunch, and carrots for dinner.