2010 arnold classic

Yaxeni Oriquen on the road to Ms. International 2011

Yaxeni Oriquen, who won the Phoenix Pro, fell second to the legendary Iris Kyle in 2010. However, Yaxeni’s stage presence and beauty has her in a league of her own. In a couple of weeks, Yaxeni will face Iris again at the Arnold Sports Festival in Columbus, Ohio.  Check her out in this exclusive Female […]

Didn’t Make The Arnold? Here’s What You Missed Off-Stage

If you missed the Arnold, you missed a lot more than a great bodybuilding, fitness and figure show. You missed a whole world! James Cook, with www.10flex.com, did a two-part view of what you missed. He interviews women who are the definition of female muscle, from booth girls to competitors to spectators, and there is […]

Elena Shportun-Willemer’s Arnold Routine, Looking Like A New IFBB Pro

The IFBB has repeatedly made it known that they want women’s bodybuilding to take a softer and more feminine look. Which is part of the reason we lost Rose Jennings. Elena Shportun-Willemer, while placing 9th at the Arnold Classic, looks like she is embracing the new guidelines. She almost looks like a lean fitness competitor, […]

RESULTS: Iris Kyle Ms. International Winner

Female Muscle has a full gallery for each competitor…read more to see your favorite! From the earlier call outs, it was little surprise to see Iris and Yaxeni in first and second. As you can see in the picture above she looks AMAZING. I would dare to say I think it is her best mix of muscularity, […]

RESULTS: Mr. International Kai Greene Winner

 Female Muscle has a full gallery for each competitor…read more to see your favorite! The 2010 Arnold is in the books! And to the surprise of few, Kai Greene destroyed the competition. Every bodybuilder this year put up a great fight! The level of competition at this years Arnold Classic has stepped up the bar for the the […]

RESULTS: Fitness Adela Garcia Winner

  Female Muscle has a full gallery for each competitor…read more to see your favorite! I am sure there are very few people suprised  by Adela Garcia topping out as Ms. International Fitness. Her routine was on point and her physique was dialed in as always. In fact there wasn’t a girl in the top five that didn’t rove […]

RESULTS: Ms. International Figure: Nicole Wilkins-Lee

  Female Muscle has a full gallery for each competitor…read more to see your favorite! The women’s portion of the Arnold classic is over. And Nicole Wilkins-Lee now holds the Ms. International Figure title. Larissa Reis is one of my favorites and I am super excited for her Arnold placing. Figure International 1. Nicole Wilkins-Lee (won her […]

Mindi Smith, First Arnold, Fourth Show

Mindi Smith is a blond bombshell to the very heart of the term. She is breath taking, and it is no wonder she, up until the Arnold, had never placed anything other than first. Before training for her IFBB career, she kept an active lifestyle by taking ballet, jazz, tap, gymnastics classes, running cross country, track […]

Iris Then Or Now

I was looking at a pic of Iris this year and thought how nice she looked, not my favorite suit but she was amazing. Curiosity struck me and I wonder how many others like the “new Iris”? I prefer her hair, make up and think her muscularity looks less rough and more polished. 2010 “Polished” Iris […]