Fitness training is only a small step towards winning a bodybuilding competition. It often requires a huge life change for the average individual. Bodybuilding is not only fitness training. However, the business of bodybuilding can be a highly fruitful and personally gratifying field for those who choose to pursue its long road. Strength training is the first step for bodybuilding competition. You must consider all of the competition’s elements if you want to win a bodybuilding competition. If you equipped with knowledge of what you need and dedicate yourself to the training, you will conquer yourself and have a shot of winning a competition. It’s not a dream if you work hard.
First you should ask yourself whether you are self motivated, driven, and disciplined. Think about the time commitment needed to invest in building a bodybuilding career. If you made your decision to be a professional bodybuilding competitor, you should begin by assessing whether you possess the characteristics of a good body builder. You could consult to a personal trainer. He will tell whether you are suitable for this competition.
If everything is OK, you should hire a good physician trained in assisting fitness competitors and a nutritionist. Develop a good initial plan with your trainer and nutritionist for the preliminary phase of bodybuilding training, including intensive weight loss or gain, depending upon your current size. Your goal is to reach between 6-9 percent body fat. That’s not easy unless you train hard.
If you are ready for a bodybuilding competition, you should choose a competition you want to enter and find out who runs it. Different organizations have different standards by which they judge competitors, and they also have different mandatory poses. So you should learn the mandatory poses carefully for your bodybuilding competition. Practice the poses as soon as you decide to enter the competition, and keep perfecting them until the competition date. Confidence in the poses helps you have good stage presence. If you want to win the bodybuilding competition, you should work hard. Or your dreams won’t come true. That’s the nature of competition. You should always remember that all the competition is cruel.
Before your bodybuilding competition, you should evaluate your condition using video or photography. Strike the mandatory poses for the camera and analyze them with another bodybuilder or a personal trainer. Only in this way you could improve your performance and beat other competitors. Work hard to win and you will make the dream come true.