The Promoters - John and Becky Arnold
John and Becky Arnold have over 60 years of combined experience in health and exercise. We will only prescribe drug free nutrition and exercise methods. Natural Build Fitness LLC is dedicated to developing natural athlete providing contests and coaching prep for competing in natural contests.This site offers contest information and registration for our 5 events annually we promote and contact information for Contest Prep services we offer.
We are promoters for the NANBF or North American Natural Bodybuilding Federation and the IPE or Internation Pro Elite Federation for 20+ plus years.
Spring (April) Natural Southern States Classic
Summer (July) Loveland Colorado Naturals
Fall (Sept) St. Louis Gateway Naturals
Late Fall ( Nov.) NANBF Natural Amateur Nationals in conjunction with-
Late Fall (Nov.) IPE Pro World Championships
We do not believe in the use of drugs recreational or for sports enhancement. Our site is only to promote health. With drug free training and nutrition methods, NaturalBuildFitness.com programs may seem to be much different from the norm. There is a difference from the PED enhanced athletes nutrition and training methods. NaturalBuildFitness.com programs is also not just for bodybuilders or athletes. NaturalBuildFitness.com is also for the person who needs to lose weight or looking to just improve their fitness level.
Our experience is your ace in the hole. Becky has been a certified trainer for over 10 years. She has been an aerobic coordinator and teacher. She has been a judge since 1998 and an NANBF/IPE regional head judge. Becky has head judged for the prestigious World level Pro Yorton cup and several other National Pro competitions. She also had competed in bodybuilding on and off for over 10 years. Her career highlights:
1994 - NPC Heart of the Midwest - 2nd place medium
1995 - NPC Ironman Naturally, St. Louis, MO - 1st submasters and 2nd open
1999 - NANBF Mo Kan - overall winner
1999 - NANBF USA - 1st place tall class winner
John has a BS in Physical Education and a Minor in Coaching Secondary Education. He attended Northwest Missouri State University. He was a football and track athlete in high school. He did resume his track career in the sprints for Northwest Missouri State University. After college he competed in USPF Powerlifting competitions. He earned top three placing in over ten competitions. His best performance was winning the 165 lb. class with a 1213 lb. total. in the 1990 Kansas Open, a non drug tested event being natural. Like Becky he had been an NANBF/IPE judge since 1999. He has competed in over 30 bodybuilding competitions. His career highlight achievements:
1989 - NPC Mr. Missouri, lightweight 2nd place
1991 - NPC Heart of the Midwest, light weight 4th place
1994 - **NANBA - Later became the NANBF Iowa 3rd Place
1995 - Ironman Naturally, St. Louis, 3rd submasters
1996 - NANBF Central Midwest, 3rd Medium class
1997 - NANBF Southern States Classic, 1st Medium and overall winner
1997 - NANBF Central Midwest, 3rd submasters
1999 - NANBF Heartland classic, 2nd submasters and open Medium
1999 - NANBF USA, 2nd submasters and 2nd open Medium
2003 - NANBF Golds Classic - 2nd Open Short, Best Poser
2006 - NANBF Bluffs Classic - 2nd Open Short, 1st Masters & Best Poser
2006 - NANBF USA - 5th Open Short
2007 - NANBF Golds Classic - 4th Open, 3rd Masters 40+.
2007 - NANBF USA - 1st Open Short ( Pro Card) & 2nd Masters 40+
2008 - IFPA Bluffs Pro Masters Cup - 4th
2009 - IFPA Bluffs Pro Masters Cup - 4th
2012 - IFPA St Louis Pro Masters Cup - Best Poser
We hope you feel our background will give you the confidence to join our online service. We can provide training via in person, Skype, email or text. We are excited to take on any new challenge you may confront us with and help you to obtain your goals!