LOS ANGELES, Calif. – APRIL 9, 2014 – World Gym International, the iconic brand for bodybuilding, has partnered with bodybuilding legend Lou Ferrigno and become the title sponsor for the premiere NPC/IFBB FERRIGNO LEGACY Fitness and Bodybuilding Festival. The event will be held in Santa Barbara, CA on November 28-29, 2014.
“We are thrilled to be the title sponsor for this one-of-a kind event,” said Joyce J. Cammilleri, Owner and Chair of World Gym International. “Lou has been an inspiration, not only to the World Gym International family, but to the world of bodybuilding as a whole. His indomitable presence is an integral part of our brand’s history. It is an honor for us to support the expansion of his legacy.”
In his early 20’s, Lou Ferrigno achieved bodybuilding icon status when he won IFBB Mr. America and two IFBB Mr. Universe titles back-to-back. As an actor, he became a household name while starring in the seminal superhero show – The Incredible Hulk – and has since appeared in numerous films and television shows.
World Gym has created apparel designs that are exclusive to the FERRIGNO LEGACY event. The men’s and women’s tops are now available for pre-order on the FERRIGNO LEGACY website at FerrignoLegacy.com/register.