Natural Iowa Muscle

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2018 NANBF Natural Iowa Results

2018 NANBF Natural Iowa Results

The 2018 NANBF Natural Iowa marked the 24th anniversary of this competition!  As has been the tradition, the competitor line up was stacked with over 100 competitors entered to show off their hard work and win an IPE pro card.  The Hoyt Sherman Place theater was packed with an electric audience all day!  A big […]

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Natural Iowa supports Courage League Sports

Natural Iowa supports Courage League Sports

Every year, the NANBF Natural Iowa supports a charitable organization that is doing good to the community and promoting active and healthy lifestyles.  We are once again proud and excited to be supporting Courage League Sports this year! Courage League Sports Courage League Sports is a non-profit adaptive sports and recreational facility that offers year-round […]

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2018 NANBF Natural Iowa information

2018 NANBF Natural Iowa information

The 24th annual NANBF Natural Iowa is set for May 12th, 2018 at Hoyt Sherman Place in Des Moines, Iowa!  Come be a part of one of the longest running drug-tested competitions in the country!  This is an IPE Pro Qualifier. You can access the entry online on this website here: http://register.naturaliowamuscle.com/ Below is the final […]

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2017 NANBF Natural Iowa Open Figure and IPE Pro Card Winner

Kelsie Eckdahl is the 2017 NANBF Natural Iowa Open Figure overall champion and IPE Pro Card winner. Below is her insight when asked about her prep for the 2017 Natural Iowa. What made you decide to compete? Bodybuilding started out as one my bucket list items that sounded kind of cool but I thought I […]

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NANBF Natural Iowa Sponsors

Are you getting ready to compete this fall??? One of the NANBF Natural Iowa sponsors from this year has a great opportunity for you! Statuesque make your memories last forever! They offer complete 3D renderings of you! These sculptures can be a small 2″ size (great for a Christmas tree or desk) or a large 14″ sculpture! […]

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2017 NANBF NATURAL IOWA RESULTS

2017 NANBF NATURAL IOWA RESULTS

2017 marks the 23rd anniversary of the NANBF Natural Iowa and the competition lived up to it’s reputation!!  With competitors from all over the country, there was some amazing physiques that was on the stage at Hoyt Sherman Place in downtown Des Moines.  There were 7 open and 3 masters IPE pro cards awarded to […]

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Event Sponsors

This competition wouldn’t be possible without the support of our many sponsors!

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If you would like to inquire about sponsorship opportunities, please feel free to reach out to Natural Iowa Muscle LLC through the contact form in this site or email: ryan(at)naturaliowamuscle(dot)com.

Coaching/About Us

NATURAL IOWA MUSCLE LLC IS AN ALL-NATURAL BODYBUILDING EVENT PROMOTION ORGANIZATION THAT PROVIDES VARIOUS COACHING AND DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES.  FOUNDED AND MANAGED BY HUSBAND AND WIFE TEAM, RYAN AND MANDEE IRWIN.

COACHING SERVICES OFFERED:

A LITTLE BIT ABOUT THE PROMOTERS:

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RYAN IRWIN BODYBUILDER, POWERLIFTING, BS, CPT, CERTIFIED SPORTS NUTRITION SPECIALIST, COACH & OWNER

 

RYAN’S BACKGROUND IS DRAWN FROM OVER 25 YEARS OF BODYBUILDING, WRESTLING AND POWERLIFTING. HAVING A DEGREE IN EXERCISE AND SPORTS SCIENCE, IN ADDITION TO BEING CERTIFIED IN BOTH SPORTS NUTRITION AND PERSONAL TRAINING, RYAN’S EXPERIENCE IS BACKED BY CONTINUOUS EDUCATION. HE IS A PROFESSIONAL NATURAL BODYBUILDER, WINNING TITLES WITHOUT THE USE OF PERFORMANCE ENHANCING DRUGS AND HAS COMPETED IN 30+ CONTESTS OVER THE YEARS. RYAN ALSO IS A COMPETITIVE POWERLIFTER AND WAS A NATIONAL POWERLIFTING OVERALL CHAMPION, HOLDING FOUR NATIONAL RECORDS AS WELL. A SPECIALIST IN ADDING SIZE AND STRENGTH, RYAN HAS HELPED HUNDREDS OF CLIENTS REACH THEIR GOALS AND CONTINUES TO HELP MANY INDIVIDUALS ADD QUALITY MASS WITH STRENGTH, IN ADDITION TO HELPING MANY LEAN UP WHILE SCULPTING THEIR PHYSIQUES. HE ALSO HAS SPOKE TO MANY AUDIENCES REGARDING HEALTH, NUTRITION AND MOTIVATION, INCLUDING THE HEALTH AND FITNESS EXPO, DES MOINES POLICE DEPARTMENT, DRAKE UNIVERSITY, URBANDALE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND MANY OTHERS.  CONTACT HIM ONLY IF YOU WANT SOME SERIOUS RESULTS! CONTACT RYAN AT [email protected]

 

 

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MANDEE IRWIN COMPETITOR, FIGURE, FITNESS, BODYBUILDING, OWNER

 

MANDEE HAS BEEN ACTIVE IN FITNESS BASICALLY HER WHOLE LIFE, STARTING WITH TUMBLING AND DANCE, WHICH SHE WAS A TEACHER FOR MANY YEARS.  SHE HAS COMPETED IN A VARIETY OF CATEGORIES, INCLUDED BODYBUILDING, FIGURE, BIKINI AND XTREME FIT.  BESIDES BEING A MOM TO THEIR TWO KIDS, MANDEE AND RYAN ENJOY TRAINING ALONG SIDE EACH OTHER IN THEIR BASEMENT GYM.

 

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NATURAL IOWA COMPETITOR PROFILE: Mel Benson

NATURAL IOWA COMPETITOR PROFILE: Mel Benson

Mel Benson won her IPE pro card at the 2018 NANBF Natural Iowa in Figure. You wouldn’t know it, but this is Mel’s first contest and read below what made her step onstage. You can see Mel’s live FB video after her big win here: https://www.facebook.com/naturaliowa/videos/10156340895882418/. In the words of Paul Harvey, below is the […]

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NATURAL IOWA COMPETITOR PROFILE: JOE GILMORE

NATURAL IOWA COMPETITOR PROFILE: JOE GILMORE

Joe Gilmore won his IPE pro card at the 2018 NANBF Natural Iowa in Men’s Bodybuilding. Joe has worked hard for many years on this. We think you’ll enjoy his story, especially what got him into the sport of natural bodybuilding. You can see Joe’s live FB video after his big win here: https://www.facebook.com/naturaliowa/videos/10156340361572418/. In […]

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Natural Iowa Competitor Profile: Michelle Marshall

Natural Iowa Competitor Profile: Michelle Marshall

Michelle Marshall won her IPE Masters pro card at the 2018 NANBF Natural Iowa.  She also placed very well in the Open Figure class, winning her height class. You can see Michelle’s interview after her big win here.  In the words of Paul Harvey, below is the “rest of her story” to the stage: What made […]

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2018 NANBF Natural Iowa Results

2018 NANBF Natural Iowa Results

The 2018 NANBF Natural Iowa marked the 24th anniversary of this competition!  As has been the tradition, the competitor line up was stacked with over 100 competitors entered to show off their hard work and win an IPE pro card.  The Hoyt Sherman Place theater was packed with an electric audience all day!  A big […]

Read more
Natural Iowa supports Courage League Sports

Natural Iowa supports Courage League Sports

Every year, the NANBF Natural Iowa supports a charitable organization that is doing good to the community and promoting active and healthy lifestyles.  We are once again proud and excited to be supporting Courage League Sports this year! Courage League Sports Courage League Sports is a non-profit adaptive sports and recreational facility that offers year-round […]

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Bodybuilding 101 Video 10 : Timing Considerations

Bodybuilding 101 Video 10 : Timing Considerations

Thank you for the feedback and comments for the Bodybuilding 101 video series!  It’s been awesome to hear others have found value in them.  The goal of this online seminar has been to provide information to people who are interested or starting on their journey to competing in a physique competition or just looking to learn […]

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Photos/Results

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NATURAL IOWA COMPETITOR PROFILE: Mel Benson

NATURAL IOWA COMPETITOR PROFILE: Mel Benson

Mel Benson won her IPE pro card at the 2018 NANBF Natural Iowa in Figure. You wouldn’t know it, but this is Mel’s first contest and read below what made her step onstage. You can see Mel’s live FB video after her big win here: https://www.facebook.com/naturaliowa/videos/10156340895882418/. In the words of Paul Harvey, below is the […]

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NATURAL IOWA COMPETITOR PROFILE: JOE GILMORE

NATURAL IOWA COMPETITOR PROFILE: JOE GILMORE

Joe Gilmore won his IPE pro card at the 2018 NANBF Natural Iowa in Men’s Bodybuilding. Joe has worked hard for many years on this. We think you’ll enjoy his story, especially what got him into the sport of natural bodybuilding. You can see Joe’s live FB video after his big win here: https://www.facebook.com/naturaliowa/videos/10156340361572418/. In […]

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Natural Iowa Competitor Profile: Michelle Marshall

Natural Iowa Competitor Profile: Michelle Marshall

Michelle Marshall won her IPE Masters pro card at the 2018 NANBF Natural Iowa.  She also placed very well in the Open Figure class, winning her height class. You can see Michelle’s interview after her big win here.  In the words of Paul Harvey, below is the “rest of her story” to the stage: What made […]

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2013 NUTRI-SPORT NATURAL IOWA RESULTS

2013 NUTRI-SPORT NATURAL IOWA RESULTS

2013 NANBF Nutri-Sport Natural Iowa & Central Midwest Championships Hoyt Sherman Place, Des Moines, IA June 1, 2013 Central Midwest Women’s Bodybuilding Open 1st Harper, Dianne IFPA Pro card winner, Best Female Poser 2nd Takes, Lisa 3rd Smith Jenae 4th Fevold, Peggy 5th Spence, Robin 6th Hendricks, Angel Central Midwest Men Bodybuilding open short 1st […]

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Tickets are now on sale for the 2015 NANBF Natural Iowa!

Tickets are now on sale for the 2015 NANBF Natural Iowa!

Tickets are officially on sale for the 2015 NANBF Nutri-Sport Natural Iowa! You can purchase tickets at the Hoyt Sherman box office or at any Ticketmaster location. Click here to go to the Hoyt Sherman ticket box office.  

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CBC/NIC Weight lifting competition

CBC/NIC Weight lifting competition

    GIRLS & BOYS CLEAN & BENCH Nashua-Plainfield High School; Thursday, March 12, 2015 7-12 grade students Questions: [email protected] Central Springs High School in Manly IA.  The lifters did Bench and Hang Cleans, there were four schools with competitors from Nashua-Plainfield, West Hancock, West Fork and Central Springs. Overall, Nashua-Plainfield had 16 division champions, 21 division […]

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