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Winter 1999

The NPC News is a magazine which cannot be purchased on magazine shelves. It is published for members of the NPC. It is a excellent magazine for those who are in the NPC, and for those who enjoy amateur bodybuilding, and learning about bodybuilders who soon will vie for Professional status. It's new section is also for the NPC Fitness, which is growing rapidly. It also features articles on a number of bodybuilding contests. On the cover is are the 1998 NPC Team Universe Champions, including Gina Hall, Skip LaCour, and Kelly Ryan.

Winter 1999
Table of Contents
Volume 13, Number 1

Regular Features

  • Interview with Victor Konovalov

  • Competition Dieting
    Featuring Cynthia Hill

  • Around the NPC

  • TIPS: Back
    Featuring Shari 'King' Kamali

  • Contest Activity Report

  • NPC Fitness Corner
    Featuring Jennifer Lynn Worth

Special Highlights

  • 1998 NPC Team Universe Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships
    Held in New York on August 14th / 15th, this is the 5th year of this show. The winners of this show represent the United States at the annual IFBB World Amatuer Bodybuilding Championships which is a drug tested event in accordance with the International Olympic Committee.

  • 1998 NPC USA Fitness Championships
    This years NPC USA was the biggest and best over, with over 50 women in two classes.

  • 1998 NPC U.S. All Armed Force National Bodybuilding Championships
    May 16, 1998 at Little Creek Amphibious Base THeater in Virginia Beach, Virginia was the site of this competition, open to all active duty personnel, reserves with active duty orders, DoD female civilian employees and dependents.

  • 1998 NPC Teenage / Collegiate National Bodybuilding Championships

  • 1998 IFBB Joe Weider's Mr. Olympia


  • 1998 NPC Suburban Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships
    Located in New Jersey, promoted by John Kemper.

  • 1998 NPC N.Y. Metropolitan Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships
    Over 100 competitors competed in the contest that kick start's this district each year.

  • 1998 NPC NPC Upper Ohio Valley Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships

  • 1998 NPC Pittsburgh Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships

  • 1998 NPC Eastern Seaboard Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships

  • Around the NPC - 1998 IFBB Mr. Olympia (Extra)
    J.M. Manion reflects on the happenings at the 1998 Mr. Olympia.

  • 1998 4th Annual NPC Debbie Kruck Fitness Classic

  • 1998 21st Annual NPC West Palm Beach Bodybuilding Championships

  • 1998 IFBB Women's World Amateur Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships

On the Cover

  • On the cover are the 1998 NPC Team Universe Champions, including Gina Hall, Skip LaCour, and Kelly Ryan.. Photographed in New York City by J.M. Manion