Bodybuilders flock to Norfolk for Ms. Olympia Lenda Murray’s annual pro-am

Posted at 11:47 PM, Jul 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-15 09:34:23-04

NORFOLK,  Va. - Abs, biceps, and pecs were on display at the Harrison Opera House in Norfolk.

Men's competitors.

Some of the East coasts best beach bodies were in Hampton Roads for eight-time Ms. Olympia Lenda Murray's annual bodybuilding competition.

Women and men contestants strutted and posed on stage in swim trunks and bikini's showing their physiques for a shot at a spot in the national championship.

"What people see most of the time, is they see us on stage," Murray said. "For us, it's definitely a lot, it's an entire year, it's not just going on stage."

Winners of the competition earned a qualifying spot in the national championship in November.