Seminar with Sergio Olivia, 3 x Mr. Olympia, New Jersey, July 29
Tone Barbaccio writes on Fortified Iron forum about an upcoming seminar for a good cause:
“Proceeds will help support Skiba’s non-profit gym! Skiba’s Gym helps bring inner-city youth into Powerlifting/Bodybuilding and keep them off the street and off drugs.
When: July 29, 2006
Where: Carteret High School New Jersey (Exit 12 off the NJ Turnpike)
What: Nutrition/Bodybuilding Seminar
Who: Sergio Oliva
“At 6-foot-6, Tone Barbaccio weighed 185 pounds at Maple Shade High School, where he graduated in 1990. Now he is almost 200 pounds heavier.
Unlike those who skip high school reunions because of weight gains, he is proud of now weighing 368 pounds. That’s because Barbaccio works at gaining weight. He is a rising star in the world powerlifting ranks.”
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