TITLE

The Olympics of the non-Olympic recognized sports

AUTHOR(S)
Schmaltz, Jim
PUB. DATE
January 1998
SOURCE
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Jan98, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p162
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that His Excellency Juan Antonio Samaranch, president of the International Olympic Committee attended the bodybuilding contest at the 1997 World Games; Quest to make bodybuilding an Olympic sport; Explanation of the intricacies of the sport to Samaranch. INSET: 1997 World Games Final bodybuilding results..
ACCESSION #
9712015582

 

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