2013 IFBB Australian Pro Grand Prix
Includes Men’s Amateur Grand Prix & Pro Qualifier
A Tony Doherty Production as part of FitX – Sport & Fitness Expo 2013.
Plenary Hall, Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, VIC. Australia. March 8-9, 2013.
See the complete 13th Australian Pro Grand Prix from every round of the PREJUDGING through to the posing routines, exciting posedown and awards at the FINALS. This was a record breaking 4th victory for the very popular DEXTER JACKSON at the Australian Pro Grand Prix. Dexter is also the current Arnold Classic champion.
This DVD also includes the 2013 NPFC-IFBB Australian Men’s Amateur Grand Prix and Pro Qualifier, with the Qualifier being won by LUKE SCHEMBRI. In the AMATEUR MEN’S GP, you see all of the comparisons, posing and awards. Nothing from the contest has been left out.
The event was superbly promoted by Tony Doherty as part of the FitX – Sport & Fitness Expo 2013. The professional class was sponsored by Ronnie Coleman Signature Series and the Amateur Grand Prix and Pro Qualifier was sponsored by Bulk Nutrients.
ORDER OF CONTENTS
Pro GP Prejudging
Pro GP Finals
Amateur Men’s GP
The DVD includes a superb Photo Gallery with contest photos by Gary Phillips of garyphillipsphotography.com Additional photos by Darren Burns and Tina Gallasch.
The top 3 Pros are pictured below in 2 group shots followed by NICK BEST, winner of the Dead Lift, followed by DEREK POUNDSTONE (USA), winner of the Giants Live Strongman Event.
We also include highlights from the Strongman Deadlift, and Tony Doherty’s interviews with RONNIE COLEMAN and FLEX LEWIS.
This is the 13th year that GMV PRODUCTIONS has produced the DVDs of this event. It is currently the 3rd longest running event after the Olympia and the Arnold Classic.
Strongman highlights – 5.5 mins
Nick Best – personal record deadlift – 13 reps at 350kg
Derek Poundstone – 12 reps with his torn biceps!
Ronnie Coleman interview with Tony Doherty and Shawn Ray – 10.5 mins
Flex Lewis interview with Tony and Shawn – 2.5 mins
(There is a separate DVD from the Women’s Sections of this event including the PRO FIGURE & PRO BIKINI CLASSES & AMATEUR WOMEN’S GP, GMV-847DVD.)
2013 IFBB Australia Pro Grand Prix Results
March 8-9th, 2013 Melbourne, Australia
Pro Men’s Bodybuilding
1. Dexter Jackson – USA
2. Toney Freeman – USA
3. Ben Pakulski – Canada
4. Edward Nunn – USA
5. Ivan Sadek – Australia
6. Michael Kefalianos – Australia
7. Jeff Long – USA
8. An Nguyen – USA
9. Luke Timms – Australia
10. Luke Shembri – Australia
11. Joe Ulberg – NZ
Ivan Sadek won the Luke Wood Memorial Award for the highest placing Australian.
2013 IFBB Australian Amateur Grand Prix Men’s Results
Junior Under 23
1. Miron Cicovic
2. Nathan Roe
1. John Kellett
2. Devin Campbell
3. Frank Loschiavo
1st Brian Emerson
2nd Luke Smith
3rd Takis Venios
1. Aaron Polites
2. Vinnie Agostino
3. Anthony Maitre
1. Alex Keric
2. Phillip Thornber
3. Troy Naime
1. Ryan Anderson
2. Paul Kennerley
3. Anthony Rufus
Karim El Barche
Gui Di Nardo
Lukey B. Styles
Open Under 80
1. Ben Sellars
2. Kane Douglas-Sonnett
3. Nadir Shakoor
4. Adam Harlock
Open Under 90
1. Harry Vlahos
2. Mark Grech
3. Sonny Inan
Open Over 90
1. Joshua Lenartowicz
2. Terry Gilbert
3. Phil Pace
Men’s Pro Qualifier
1. Luke Schembri
2. David Cutler
3. Scott Goble
Garth Van Der Merwe
2013 Giants Live Strongman at FitX Sports and Fitness Expo
1st Place: 67.0 points – Derek Poundstone (USA)
2nd Place: 61.0 points – Nick Best (USA)
3rd Place: 54.5 points – Frankie Schuen (South Africa)
4th Place: 52.5 points – Warrick Brant (AUS)
5th Place: 46.0 points – Gerhard Van Staden (South Africa)
6th Place: 45.5 points – Jack McIntosh (UK)
7th Place: 35.0 points – Eben Le Roux (AUS)
8th Place: 34.5 points – Tristan O’Brien (South Africa)
9th Place: 28.5 points – Marc Wells (AUS)
10th Place: 24.0 points – Jordan Steffens (AUS)
11th Place: 7.0 points – Robert Kilpatrick (AUS)
12th Place: 7.0 points – Lars Rorbakken (Norway)
THIS EVENT IS OFFICIALLY SANCTIONED BY THE IFBB PROFESSIONAL LEAGUE