“Incredible Hulk” Lou Ferrigno and Lou Ferrigno, Jr. To Host 400 Athletes and 2,000 Fitness Fans
The 2nd Annual Ferrigno Legacy™ Bodybuilding Fitness Weekend will be held at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage, CA on November 20-21. California’s prestigious IFBB Olympia and NPC national qualifier features 400 athletes from around the world who will compete for trophies and cash prizes before more than 2,000 spectators and fans. Website is www.ferrignolegacy.com.
“This exciting event celebrates California’s legendary bodybuilding culture and raises the bar for health, fitness and friendly competition,” said Lou Ferrigno, former Mr. Universe and Mr. America.
Hosted by Lou Ferrigno, Lou Ferrigno, Jr. and producer Chris Minnes, the event offers a full-slate of non-stop entertainment featuring prejudging and evening show finals in the $76 million theatre, a celebrity red carpet, training by IFBB Pro Chris Cormier, new products showcase, VIP after party and Indian Canyons fitness fashion shoot.
Ferrigno Legacy is a national qualifier for amateur athletes. IFBB Pro athletes contend for the prestigious achievement of a Mr. Olympia qualification. IFBB Pro Divisions Men’s Physique, Women’s Physique, Men’s Open Bodybuilding and Bikini include $32,000 in cash prizes. NPC divisions feature bikini, figure, physique, and men’s bodybuilding in multiple classes and levels.
New this year, competitors who register by Oct. 25 will be entered to win a personal workout with Lou Ferrigno, two-day pass to Gold’s Gym in Venice, CA, lunch with Lou at The Firehouse and a hotel stay at Venice Suites on the world famous Venice Boardwalk. The day will be filmed and shared on Lou’s Facebook page, with 2.4 million fans.
Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa is at 32-250 Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270. Ferrigno Legacy prejudging and shows are on Friday at 5:00 pm and Saturday at 9:00 am and 6:30 pm. Tickets are $25.00-$60.00 Parking is free. For information and tickets visit www.ferrignolegacy.com or call (775) 375-5438.
Ferrigno Legacy sponsors are Bodybuilding.com, Carr Cellular Fitness, World Gym, Pro Fight Nutrition, Cellucor, KLON LLC, Muscle Thug, CoAg Medical, The Tahoe Show, FerrignoFit.com, and Starkey Hearing Foundation.