Saturday, April 26, 2008

What it Takes to be a Fitness Competitor

She's got strength, courage, and a whole lot of willpower.

"I want to prove to people that women can do this after having children,"said Tami Ough, a professional fitness competitor.

"Fitness competitions include physique rounds where they judge your body and they judge you in a one-piece swimsuit and a two-piece swimsuit, and you also have to do routines set to music," she explained.

In 2005, Tami went from an amateur to Oregon's only professional fitness competitor with the International Federation of Bodybuilding.

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