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2015 PCBF SHAWN RHODEN CLASSIC: Meet the Judges and Special Guests

2015 PCBF SHAWN RHODEN CLASSIC: Meet the Judges and Special Guests

Calling all fitness enthusiasts, come this Saturday, October 17th, Shawn Rhoden Classic will commence once again. Philippines' finest bodybuilders, physique, fitness, figure and bikini competitors will compete at Midas Hotel and Casino.

Schedule of Events

Prejudging 11 AM

Finals 4 PM

VIP Dinner 8 PM 

Meet the Judges

Carlos Rodriguez

Chief judge of Shawn Rhoden Classic. Carlos is a Senior trainer at TeamFlexatron, IAFS Master Trainer and Philippines National Team Coach.

Nicky Tsai

Nicky is the Judging Committee Chairman for the Philippine Committee of Bodybuilding and Fitness (PCBF) as well as historical adviser. He is a previous gym owner and currently the owner of the largest gym equipments manufacturing company in the Philippines. He was an active bodybuilder from 1986-1991 as well as a powerlifter. He is a 3-time Mr. Filipino-Chinese Bodybuilding Champion and a powerlifting national record holder.

Currently, he is the Chief Judge in all PCBF National level events.

Samuel Solon

Sam is the Executive Director of PCBF. He was a competitive bodybuilder and a personal trainer. 

As the Executive director, he is directly involved with the technical program of PCBF National events.He works closely with the President to promote the PCBF and provide technical expertise to all PCBF local and regional organizers.  He works closely with the President to promote the PCBF and provide technical expertise to all PCBF local and regional organizers.  Sam is also the Visayas Regional Chairman which keeps him busy expanding the PCBF throughout Visayas.

Meet the VIP Guests

Jeremy Buendia

Jeremy is a 2-time Mr. Olympia Physique Champion, EVOGEN and LVFT athlete. 

When asked about what got him interested in competing he said, "My interest in competition began when I was 17, when I began training with IFBB pro Valerie Gangi and her ex-husband Jimmy Lee. They both motivated and encouraged me to get on stage for the first time. Once I hit the stage, I was hooked. I knew I had found my calling, my passion, and my love."

He considers his shoulders and biceps as his favorite body part and the bench press and lateral shoulder raises as his favorite exercises.

Samantha Sage

 

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Samantha is an IFBB Pro, gymnast, fitness model and a personal trainer. On top of that, she's a fit mommy to be.

Update from PCBF - Philippine Committee of Bodybuidling and Fitness

*********Announcement*********

2015 SRC VIP Guest, Samantha Sage, IFBB Pro will not be able to attend the event.

Samantha has a little blessing on the way and will not be able to make the flight to the Philippines. We wish her and her baby all the best.

Though we are sad she won't make it, we are very happy for her.

Congratulations Samantha and take good care of your baby!

Sherlyn Roy

 

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Sheryln is an IFBB Figure and Bikini Pro, celebrity trainer/nutritionist, and a published fitness expert. She had received her Pro Card in 2009 and has competed in the grand stage of the Olympia as Figure and BIkini Pro.

When asked about what things she can't live without, she listed the following:

  1. Face and body moisturizer
  2. A good pair of running shoes
  3. Heart rate monitor and
  4. Chapstick or lip gloss

Note: Carlos Rodriguez profile taken from instagram.com/pastor_pump

Nicky Tsai and Samuel Solon's profiles taken from http://www.ifbbphilippines.com/

Jeremy Buendia's profile taken from instagram.com/jeremy_buendia and http://www.evogennutrition.com/athletes-jeremybuendia.php

Samantha Sage's profile taken from instagram.com/samantha.sage

Sherlyn Roy's profile taken from instagram.com/sherlynroy and sherlynroy.com

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