Natural Bodybuilding’s Power Couple
Retired WNBF Professionals Bob and Tina have promoted events in California since 1998.
In 2014 they, along with Nancy Andrews, assumed ownership of the World Natural Bodybuilding Federation.
Bob’s education and lifelong participation in sports, including collegiate football, set the stage for his career in bodybuilding; he holds a B.S. in Exercise Physiology and an Adapted Physical Education Specialist Teaching Credential working with students with special needs. He started competing in bodybuilding in 1997 achieving WNBF Professional status in 2000. Bob was a top 3 finalist in the WNBF Pro International in 2001 in New York and in Las Vegas in 2002. As Vice President of the WNBF, Bob overseas the stringent drug-testing policies, one of the hallmarks of the organization, as well as international organization and coordination of nearly 60 countries worldwide.
Tina is owner and WNBF Secretary, with a strong combination of education, athletic ability, and professional experience: Tina is a school psychologist with M.A.’s in psychology and educational administration. A lifelong sports enthusiast, she played tennis in college. She started bodybuilding in 1996, and gained WNBF Professional status in 1997.
Bob and Tina have worked to educate high school students about the dangers of performance enhancing drugs, and the important of fitness and a healthy lifestyle, often presenting to high school sports teams and physical education classes about these issues.
Their bodybuilding events offer high pro prize awards and consistently draw large audiences and sponsors. They are very well organized and athlete-centered, providing posing and pre-contest preparation classes to help contestants understand the myriad details that are required to effectively compete in bodybuilding and physique events.
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About the Author: Bob Bell
An athlete since high school, Bob started bodybuilding in 1997, achieving WNBF Pro status in 2000. His degree in Exercise Science and leadership and event promotion skills lend professional experience in his role as WNBF Vice President in charge of the organization’s stringent drug-testing policies.