Ever wonder why the Arnold Classic is held in Columbus Ohio? Don’t get me wrong It’s a nice place but most people don’t seek it out as a destination lol. It all started back in 1970 when a man named Jim Lorimer made a call that would change his life and body building forever. The call that he made was to a young man named Arnold Schwarzenegger. Lorimer called Arnold who was in Cali at the time and asked him to come to Ohio to compete in the Mr.World which took place the day after Mr. Universe in London. Read more here at bodybuilding.com.
Update: The Arnold Classic has started. Check out the webcast here.