Is the Arnold Classic always in Ohio
It was established in 1989 and is named after Arnold Schwarzenegger. The main event is held annually around late February or early March in Columbus, Ohio, by the International Federation of BodyBuilding & Fitness (IFBB).
Why is the Arnold always in Columbus
Schwarzenegger was so impressed by the show that he formed a handshake agreement to put on bodybuilding shows in Columbus starting in 1976, originally including such events as the Mr. Olympia competition.
What is the difference between Mr. Olympia and Arnold Classic
The Arnold is less work in the sense that it's a one-day show and the Olympia is two days. You also have to do more press and meet and greet things for the Mr. Olympia. The Arnold has less competitors, so you get more individual attention.
Where do they hold the Arnold Classic
The 2023 NPC Arnold Amateur Bodybuilding Championships will be held March 2-3 at the 2023 Arnold Sports Festival in Columbus, Ohio USA. Registration is Now Open!
How long has the Arnold Classic been in Columbus
The Arnold Sports Festival began in Columbus as the Arnold Classic in 1989. Arnold Schwarzenegger was one of the most famous body builders in the world during the 1970s and 1980s. He created the Arnold Classic to showcase bodybuilding.
Where did Arnold get his accent
Arnold Schwarzenegger says he only uses Austrian accent because fans expect it! It's his trademark, but Arnold Schwarzenegger has revealed he has only continued to use his heavy Austrian accent for his fans who want to hear it!