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April 8 2017 Pottsville PA
Men’s BB Open Class Winners Left to right - Adam Derck HW John’l Lovett LHW (NGA Pro Card & Overall) Chris Reed MW and Paul Davies LW
The 5th Anniversary edition of the the NGA NGA Mr Mr Anthracite Natural Natural and the the first ever NGA NGA Mr Mr Coal Natural Natural Champion- ships were were held held on on on April 8th in Pottsville PA
The two contests were were held held together at a a a a a a new venue: the the the ballroom of the the the Ramada Inn in in downtown Pottsville Those compet- ing for the the Anthracite Natural title must live work or or or attend school in in in any of the the the five counties making up the the Anthracite Coal Region in in NE PA: Lackawanna Luzerne Northumberland Carbon and and and Schuylkill Counties The natural bodybuilding and and and physique contest contest added another title this year to include more contestants from out- side the the coal region in in their open title - - NGA Mr Coal Natural There were 14 competitors competitors in in the the Anthracite show show and 5 competitors competitors in in the the Coal show Winning the coveted title of of NGA Mr Anthracite Natural was was John’l John’l Lovett of of Kingston PA
John’l John’l was was also the the winner of of the the Classic Physique division He thus won his his NGA Pro Pro Card in in in both bodybuilding and Classic Physique in in in this Pro Pro Qualifier show John’l reported to the local newspaper feature writer that “ he he he had been training for about nine year To him going to the gym was a a a a a a a a a natural high (Pottsville-Republican - - Herald article) Coming in in in in in second place and winning his NGA Pro Card also in in in in in in Classic Physique was Matt Matt Potts from Minersville PA
Matt Matt Left: Dave Sheldon
2017 NGA Mr Coal Natural Right: John’l Lovett 2017 NGA Mr Anthracite Natural Kade Haldeman - Best Abs
Matt Potts – Classic Physique (NGA Pro Card) & Spirit Award
NGA Promoter PA
& IA: Rev Warren Egebo www MrNaturalPhilly com klon@epix net
Physique Open Left to right - Dante Picarelli John Parker Jr Matt Potts Kyle Lavery (NGA Pro Card) Christian Force and Donald Deibler
had battled cancer two years ago and won a a a a a a a a a a a a special “Spirit Award” at at the show Winning his NGA Pro Card in in in in Men’s Physique was Kyle Lavery of Spring Township PA
Winning the first ever NGA Mr Coal Natural title was experienced bodybuilder from Pennsburg PA
- - Dave Sheldon
Winning the the Men’s Phy- sique division in in in the the Coal Natural show was Frank Moultre of Philadelphia PA
Two guest posers included NGA Pro Physique competitor Dmitri McKamey of Levittown PA
and 2016 NGA Mr Anthracite Natural Chadwick Thomas Best Abs
was won by Junior’s winner Kade Haldeman of Pine Grove PA
and the Best Poser award went to Dave Sheldon
the NGA Mr Coal Natural winner Most Representative Gym Gym Award
was a a a a a a a tie between Danko’s Gym Gym of of Plain PA
and the the Spring Valley YMCA of of Royersford PA
Producing the the show show was Rev Warren I Egebo who promotes four NGA NGA shows dur- ing the year - NGA NGA NGA NGA Mr Mr Mr Anthracite Natural/ NGA NGA NGA NGA Mr Mr Mr Mr Coal Natural Natural Natural NGA NGA NGA NGA Pro/Am Mr Mr Mr Mr & & Ms Ms Natural Natural Natural Philadelphia NGA NGA NGA NGA Mr Mr Mr Mr & & Ms Ms Ms World’s Gym Philly Natural Natural Natural and and the NGA NGA Mr Mr and and Ms Ms Sioux Empire Natural Natural The sponsors were Kut Up Fit Wear of Hegins PA
the Ramada Inn in in Pottsville PA
and Adonis Productions of Baltimore MD Photos by Jim Wilmer n n n n Spring/Summer 2017 NGA NATURAL mag 23
2017 NGA NGA 5th Annual Annual Mr Mr Anthracite Natural/ NGA NGA 1st Annual Annual Mr Mr Coal Natural Natural Championships

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