Here is the press release...
Bodybuilding.com Announces Free All-Access Webcast Double-Header
Bodybuilding.com, the Internetís most- visited bodybuilding and fitness site and largest retailer of nutritional supplements, has announced a free all-access webcast double-header featuring the 2008 Iron Man Pro and the Arnold Classic.
Bodybuilding.com will broadcast live coverage on-stage and backstage at both events. Viewers will enjoy pre-show coverage, videos and interviews with the pros, in-depth profiles, exclusive offers from the Bodybuilding.com Store, contest blogs, and more!
The IFBB Iron Man Pro is the biggest and longest-running IFBB professional bodybuilding event on the West Coast. It is the only pro show in Los Angeles, the Mecca of bodybuilding. The top 3 finalists will qualify to compete in the next Mr. Olympia.
The Arnold Classic is an annual bodybuilding, fitness and figure competition (named after Arnold Schwarzenegger). It is the most lucrative competition in bodybuilding, with a number of large prizes. Most notably, the first place winner receives $100,000 cash, a Hummer vehicle, a Rolex watch, and some serious bragging rights for the year.
The 2008 Iron Man Pro will be webcast live Saturday, February 16th from the L.A. Convention Center in Los Angeles, CA. Menís pre-judging will start at 9:30 am PST, and the Menís Final/Womenís Figure Final will start at 6:00 pm PST.
The 2008 Arnold Classic will be webcast live from Veteranís Memorial Auditorium in Columbus, Ohio. You can watch the Ms. International, Fitness International and Figure International at 6:30 pm EST on Friday, February 29th. Tune in the next day, Saturday, March 1st at 11:30 am EST for menís pre-judging and again at 6:30 pm EST for the Menís Finals.
ďThe Iron Man Pro and the Arnold Classic are two of my favorite events. I'm very excited that we are able to webcast them live on the Internet for free, so that fans from all around the world can experience themĒ, says Bodybuilding.com CEO, Ryan DeLuca.