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Photos: Arnold Classic 2018

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Arnold Classic 2018

The yearly gathering of mega-humans and amateur sportsters took place over the weekend as the Convention Center and surrounding venues welcomed what felt like a billion people for The Arnold Sports and Fitness Expo 2018. Over 1,000 vendors crammed into the sensory overload expo hall to showcase the latest in sports equipment, apparel and funky […]

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Throw Axes at the Arnold!

  Throw Axes at the Arnold!

Compete for The Arnold Classic Championship Axe Throwing Belt & $1,000 March 2-4, 2018! We are pretty sure Arnold knows a thing or two about throwing axes. We just hope when he throws with us, there isn’t any “Collateral Damage.” We are members of the World Axe Throwing League (WATL). TRY AXE THROWING! AT THE […]

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Terminator Series After Party at The Big Bang Piano Bar

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Terminator Series After Party at The Big Bang Piano Bar

The Big Bang Dueling Piano Bar is hosting THREE action packed nights of entertainment directly following the Arnold Sports Festival in Columbus! Get your tickets now for individual events, or a wristband package for all weekend long! THURSDAY: RING GIRL COMPETITION FRIDAY: Terminator Series After Party SATURDAY: EXPO After Party

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Mega Weekend – Arts, The Arnold, and Plenty of Great Music

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Mega Weekend – Arts, The Arnold, and Plenty of Great Music

There is always something great happening in Columbus, and this weekend is no exception to the rule. Whether you’re headed to The Arnold, looking for the best local food and drinks, or interested in the best local artists this weekend will not disappoint. Enter to win tickets to Jazz Arts Group’s New Orleans One Mo […]

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Yoga and Fitness Events Return as Part of The Arnold Sports Festival This Weekend

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Yoga and Fitness Events Return as Part of The Arnold Sports Festival This Weekend

“Everyone is going to have so much fun,” says Julie Wilkes, owner of Seven Studios and coordinator of yoga events at the Arnold Classic for 2018, “We will have something for everyone — even amputees!” Free yoga classes and other yoga and fitness events will be held in the Short North Ballroom during this year’s […]

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Bend Active Looking for Models for The Arnold

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Bend Active Looking for Models for The Arnold

“We want to inspire with the incredible stories of Columbus’ fitness community,” noted Adam Heller, co-owner with his wife, Laura, of Bend a local designer/manufacturer of athletic wear. Bend will have three fashion shows and a booth at the upcoming 2018 Arnold Classic. Bend is trying out models for their runway shows this week. RSVP […]

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Photos: Arnold Sports Festival 2017

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Arnold Sports Festival 2017

March has arrived. For Columbus that means a rolled D60 for temperature, possible snow; possible sun, and the annual gathering of human brick-walls, protein shake pushers, many thousands of out-of-towners hoping to capture an intimate moment with Arnold’s statue, and the 18,000 athletes that spread themselves all over the metro area to compete in around […]

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