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Female Fitness Models and Female Fitness Competitors 8

Updated on July 3, 2017

With Jennifer Gates, Larissa Reis, Erin Stern, Jelena Abbou, Gina Aliotti, Felicia Romero and Amy Fry.

Here is my eighth article devoted to female fitness.
This time, most of the fitness beauties here are figure competitors, but there are a few fitness competitors here and there.
And almost all (if not all) of them are fitness models as well.

One thing I have noticed recently is that fitness modeling used to be the domain of the fitness stars.
But now quite a few figure competitors are getting attention in advertizing.
Just goes to show you how some things change.

Anyway...here are some up and coming fitness stars, and little about them, along with a list of the women's fitness competitions they have been in.

Jennifer Gates

Jennifer Gates
Jennifer Gates

Jennifer Gates was born on March 19th, 1977, in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Her father is national-level master’s bodybuilder Dave Crawley, and Jennifer started out in bodybuilding before switching to figure competition.
Jennifer is five feet one inches tall, weighs 109 pounds, and when she's not wowing them on the stage, she's a pediatric nurse.

Female Fitness Competitions:
2007 NPC Gaspari Nutrition Jr. USA Bodybuilding, Fitness and Figure Championships - 3rd Place
2007 NPC Junior Nationals Bodybuilding, Fitness and Figure Contest - 1st Place
2007 IFBB New York Pro Figure Contest - 3rd Place
2007 IFBB Olympia - 4th Place
2008 IFBB Arnold Classic Bodybuilding, Fitness and Figure Contest - 2nd Place
2008 IFBB Atlantic City Pro - 1st Place
2008 IFBB Olympia - 1st Place
2011 IFBB Arnold Classic, Ms. International, Fitness International & Figure International - 10th Place

Larissa Reis

Larissa Reis
Larissa Reis

This is Brazilian fitness model, personal trainer, nutrition consultant and IFBB pro figure competitor Larissa Reis.
Born on May 21st, 1979 in Brasilia, Brazil, she is five feet, five inches tall and weighs between 132 (contest) and 139 (off-season).
Her hobbies are surfing, skating, long boarding, triathlons, and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

Female Fitness Competitions:
2006 IFBB South American championship 20?? - 1st Place
2006 IFBB Brazilian National Champion
2008 IFBB Jacksonville Pro-Figure / Dexter Jackson Classic - 18th Place
2008 IFBB New York Pro Figure - 11th Place
2008 IFBB Atlantic City Pro - 10th Place
2009 IFBB Atlantic City Bodybuilding, Fitness & Figure Championships - 1st Place
2009 IFBB New York Pro Figure - 2nd Place
2009 IFBB Olympia - 12th Place
2010 IFBB Arnold Classic, Ms. International, Fitness International & Figure International - 6th Place
2010 IFBB Olympia - 10th Place
2011 IFBB Sheru Classic Asian Grand Prix Pro Bodybuilding & Figure - 6th Place
2011 IFBB Olympia - 10th Place
2011 IFBB New York Pro Bodybuilding, Figure & Bikini Championships - 3rd Place
2011 IFBB Arnold Classic, Ms. International, Fitness International & Figure International - 11th Place
2012 IFBB Australian Pro Grand Prix XII - 3rd Place
2012 IFBB Arnold Classic - 7th Place
2012 IFBB Dallas Europa Supershow - 2nd Place

Erin Stern

Erin Stern
Erin Stern

IFBB Figure Pro Erin Stern was born on February 5th, 1980 and is from Wellington, Florida.
Before she started competition, Erin competed in track and field at the University of Florida, where her specialty was the high jump and hurdles.
She works in the real estate industry when she's not competing

Female Fitness Competitions:
2008 NPC National Bodybuilding & Figure Championships - 1st
2008 NPC National Bodybuilding & Figure Championships - 1st
2008 NPC National Bodybuilding & Figure Championships - 1st
2009 IFBB Arnold Classic - 10th
2009 IFBB Europa Show of Champions - 5th
2009 IFBB Jacksonville Pro - 2nd
2009 IFBB Houston Pro Figure - 2nd
2009 IFBB Olympia - 6th
2009 IFBB Ft. Lauderdale Pro Fitness & Figure - 2nd
2010 IFBB Arnold Classic, Ms. International, Fitness International & Figure International - 2nd
2010 IFBB Europa Show of Champions - 1st
2011 IFBB Sheru Classic Asian Grand Prix Pro Bodybuilding & Figure - 2nd
2011 IFBB Olympia - 2nd
2011 IFBB Jacksonville Pro - 1st
2011 IFBB New Zealand Pro Figure - 1st
2011 IFBB Australian Pro Grand Prix XI - 1st
2011 IFBB Arnold Classic, Ms. International, Fitness International & Figure International - 2nd
2012 IFBB Australian Pro Grand Prix XII - 1st
2012 IFBB Arnold Classic - 2nd

Jelena Abbou

Jelena Abbou
Jelena Abbou

Figure competitor, fitness model and personal trainer Jelena Abbou was born on April 2nd, in Gornji Milanovac, Serbia.
Jelena is five foot, six inches tall and weighs in at 118 pounds.

Female Fitness Competitions:
2001 NPC Womans Extravaganza - 5th Place
2002 NPC East Coast Championship - 3rd Place
2002 INBA Fitness Model Quest - 3rd Place
2003 WNFB Worlds Natural Pro Figure - 5th Place
2003 INBF Natural Monster Mash - Overall winner
2004 WNBF Worlds Pro Natural Figure (New York City) - 1st Place
2004 Northeast Classic Pro Figure - 2nd (and Ms. Photogenic)
2004 Natural Atlantic Coast INBF Pro Figure - 1st Place
2005 Ms. Buffalo Figure Championship - Overall winner
2006 Junior Nationals, Class C - 8th Place
2007 Atlantic City Pro Figure - 7th Place
2007 Team Universe, NYC Pro Figure - 7th Place
2007 Jan Tana, IFBB Pro Figure - 13th Place
2007 IFBB Kentucky Muscle Pro Figure Contest - 8th Place
2008 IFBB Olympia - 15th Place
2008 IFBB New York Pro Figure - 3rd Place
2008 IFBB 15th Annual Sports/Fitness Weekend and Europa IFBB Super Show - 3rd Place
2008 IFBB Houston Pro Bodybuilding, Fitness and Figure Contest - 4th Place
2010 IFBB Europa Battle of Champions - 4th Place
2010 IFBB New York Pro Figure - 11th Place
2010 IFBB New York Pro Bodybuilding and Bikini Championships - 6th Place
2011 IFBB Houston Pro - 2nd Place
2011 IFBB Olympia - 9th Place
2011 IFBB Europa Battle of Champions - 4th Place
2011 IFBB New York Pro Bodybuilding, Figure and Bikini Championships - 8th Place
2011 IFBB Arnold Classic, Ms. International, Fitness International and Figure International - 11th Place
2012 IFBB Arnold Classic - 11th Place

Gina Aliotti

Gina Aliotti - Female Fitness
Gina Aliotti - Female Fitness

Gina Aliotti was born on July 20,1984 in San Diego, California.
She is a Pro IFBB Figure Competitor, personal trainer, nutritional consultant and the owner of G-Fit Clothing.

Female Fitness Competitions:
2005 NPC USA Bodybuilding & Figure - 1st Place
2006 IFBB Olympia - 6th Place
2006 IFBB California Pro Figure - 4th Place
2006 IFBB Shawn Ray Colorado Pro - 7th Place
2007 IFBB Palm Beach Pro/Am - 1st Place
2007 IFBB Olympia - 2nd Place
2007 IFBB Tournament of Champions Pro Figure - 1st Place
2007 IFBB Arnold Classic - 6th Place
2008 IFBB Olympia - 2nd Place
2008 IFBB Tournament of Champions Pro Figure - 1st Place
2008 IFBB Arnold Classic Bodybuilding, Fitness and Figure Contest - 1st Place
2009 IFBB Olympia - 2nd Place
2009 IFBB Arnold Classic - 2nd Place

Felicia Romero

Felicia Romero - Female Fitness
Felicia Romero - Female Fitness

Felicia Romero is five foot three, 112 pounds and was born on Jun 17, 1982 in Mesa, Arizona.
She is an IFBB Pro Figure competitor, personal trainer, fitness model, and also a real state agent.

Female Fitness Competitions:
2007 IFBB Olympia - NP
2007 IFBB Jan Tana Women's Bodybuilding And Figure Contest - 1st Place
2007 IFBB Colorado Pro/Am Classic Bodybuilding And Figure Contest - 5th Place
2007 IFBB California Pro Figure Championships - 3rd Place
2008 IFBB Olympia - 18th Place
2008 IFBB Houston Pro Bodybuilding, Fitness & Figure Contest - 1st Place
2008 IFBB California State Pro Figure Championships - 1st Place
2009 IFBB Border States Pro Figure - 1st Place
2009 IFBB Olympia - 9th Place
2009 IFBB Arnold Classic - 5th Place
2010 IFBB Phoenix Pro - 4th Place
2010 IFBB Arnold Classic, Ms. International, Fitness International & Figure International - 5th Place
2010 IFBB Olympia - 5th Place
2010 IFBB Border States Pro Figure - 2nd Place
2011 IFBB Sheru Classic Asian Grand Prix Pro Bodybuilding & Figure - 10th Place
2011 IFBB Olympia - 15th Place
2011 IFBB Phoenix Pro - 4th Place
2011 IFBB California Pro Figure - 1st Place
2011 IFBB Arnold Classic, Ms. International, Fitness International & Figure International - 4th Place
2012 IFBB Dallas Europa Supershow - 7th Place

Amy Fry

Amy Fry
Amy Fry

Five foot eight fitness beauty Amy Fry has nothing to do with Futurama, but she was born in Southpark.
Well South Park, Pennsylvania at least.

Female Fitness Competitions:
2006 IFBB Motor City Pro Figure - 7th Place
2007 IFBB Olympia - 8th Place
2007 IFBB Jan Tana Women's Bodybuilding and Figure Contest - 2nd Place
2007 IFBB Pittsburgh Pro Figure Championships - 3rd Place
2008 IFBB Olympia - 8th Place
2008 IFBB Atlantic City Pro - 2nd Place
2008 IFBB Pittsburgh Pro Figure - 1st Place
2008 IFBB Arnold Classic Bodybuilding, Fitness And Figure Contest - 3rd Place
2009 IFBB Olympia - 5th Place
2009 IFBB Arnold Classic - 3rd Place

Finnish female bodybuilder and fitness model Heidi Vuorela
Finnish female bodybuilder and fitness model Heidi Vuorela

Heidi Vuorela

This is Finnish female bodybuilder and fitness model Heidi Vuorela.
Heidi is pretty popular on the internet though some consider her a bit too big.
Well...she is a bodybuilder.
Anyway Heidi gave birth in early 2016 and is already on her way back to contest shape.
Besides competing and modeling she is also a fitness tainer as well.

Canadian IFBB Pro figure competitor Debbie Leung
Canadian IFBB Pro figure competitor Debbie Leung

Debbie Leung

Canadian IFBB Pro figure competitor Debbie Leung is from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada but currently lives in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
She is is five foot two and weighs 115 in season and 128 off season.
Besides being an IFBB Figure Pro, she is also a physical therapist, business owner and certified acupuncturist.

2005 IFBB Sacramento Pro Figure & Fitness - 10th
2005 IFBB Olympia - 18th
2005 IFBB Charlotte Pro - 11th
2005 IFBB Toronto Pro - 2nd
2005 IFBB California Pro Figure - 16th
2005 IFBB Pittsburgh Pro Figure - 18th
2006 IFBB Arnold Classic And Internationals - 14th
2007 IFBB Arnold Classic - 12th
2006 IFBB San Francisco Pro - 5th
2008 IFBB Arnold Classic Bodybuilding, Fitness And Figure Contest - 14th

Juju Salimeni
Juju Salimeni

Juju Salimeni

Well the title here is "Female Fitness Models and Female Fitness Competitors" so here is a lady that is strictly a fitness model.
Juju Salimeni.
Okay...not "strictly", she's also a mainstream model, reporter, Samba dancer and businesswoman.
And I have to tell you, most Samba Dancers that I have seen look as good if not better than most fitness models.
Juju's real name is Juliana Salimeni dos Santos Correia and she was born on September 24, 1986 in Sao Paulo , Brazil.

Swedish Figure Pro Cecilia Benjaminson
Swedish Figure Pro Cecilia Benjaminson

Cecilia Benjaminson

This is Swedish Figure Pro Cecilia Benjaminson.
Cecilia was born on October 6th, 1975 and in Sweden she was Gladiator "Amazon" on the Swedish version of the Gladiators TV Show.
Besides that, she competed at the 2010 IFBB Arnold Amateur International Bodybuilding, Fitness, Figure and Bikini Championships here in the United States.

Female Fitness Models and Female Fitness Competitors Comments

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  • Cagsil profile image

    Cagsil 7 years ago from USA or America

    Okay, I don't see anyone of these up my alley. But, they are indeed accomplished Fitness Models and Fitness competitors. It's always a pleasure to see accomplished women. :)

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    Fitness Photographer 7 years ago

    Another great list of fitness models/competitors. Awesome work! Keep them coming!

  • Phillyfreeze69 profile image

    Phillyfreeze69 8 years ago

    At 5'8" Amy Fry looks very statuques and the muscle definition of her legs is visually captivating. She is a "big strong girl" to say the least. They are all ripped!

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    entertianmentplus 8 years ago from United States

    Nice hub

  • billyaustindillon profile image

    billyaustindillon 8 years ago

    Very very Fit women!

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