Arnold Fitness Expo 2019 – Guns and Hoses – One Shot!

Location: Voinovich Center, Ohio State Fairgrounds At the end of the third round, bloodied but still on his feet, this Guns and Hoses competitor showed strength and tenacity in all three rounds of his fight. The annual Guns and Hoses boxing exhibition is one of the highlights of the Arnold Fitness Expo. This year, it…

Arnold Sports Festival 2019 Is HERE!!

Hey there, loyal readers! It is that time of year again and we are back with the coverage of the Arnold Sports Festival! 2019 is going to be another great year! We have some new sports joining the festival this year that we will be covering like futsal! Don’t forget to stay tuned to our…

Polo At Bryn Du Park

Written/Photography by Andrew Livelsberger Background: Schedules for Polo at Bryn Du can be found here: http://www.playpoloclub.us/schedule/ Polo is a team sport played on horse back.  The objective of the game is to strike a white ball with a mallet into the goal.  Rules surrounding the game are to ensure safety during play. Periods or chukkas…

The Columbus Clippers

Written/Photography by Andrew Livelsberger One of the Clippers mascots, Krash greets the fans just before the first pitch. Background:The Columbus Clippers are a minor league baseball team that have their current affiliation with the Cleveland Indians.  Their name has changed a few times over the years, and their history goes back into the late 1800’s….

Schiller Park

Written/Photography byAndrew Livelsberger One of the favorite stops at Schiller Park is the “Umbrella Girl” fountain. Background:   Schiller Park is the second oldest park in Columbus, Goodale Park being the oldest.  The park was obtained by the city in 1867 and in 1891 it was renamed Schiller Park after the German poet Friedrich von…

Natural Muscle Competitions

Written/Photography by Andrew Livelsberger Background:Natural Muscle Association is an organization for competitive body building where certain substances are banned from use by their competitors. Impression:If you love body building competitions, then this is one for you!  The athletes and routines are just like the bigger named IFBB competitions, with the only real difference being the…

The Women of the Arnold Sport Festival 2017

Written by Dani & Andrew Livelsberger Photography by Andrew Livelsberger Background:The Arnold Sports Festival in its 28th year is back at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.  Over 20,000 athletes compete in 70 sports.  To cheer them on, over 200,000 people attend the event. Impression:Female athletes play a large role in the Arnold Sports Festival.  …

A Night At A Columbus Blue Jackets Game

Written/Photography by Andrew Livelsberger BackgroundFebruary 4, 2017 – Columbus Blue Jackets versus the New Jersey Devils.  The Columbus Blue Jackets local NHL team. View from the SkyTerrace Impression I love shooting sports.  There is just something satisfying about capturing that moment in sports that encapsulates the essence of that sport.  If we are lucky we…

Ohio Village Muffins Base Ball Team

Written by Danielle and Andrew Livelsberger Photography by Andrew Livelsberger Background:Ohio Village Muffins Website.Playing over 40 matches a year, this vintage Base Ball team plays the game against other vintage teams in Ohio and around the country.  Rules followed are from the 1860’s time period.  The Ohio Village Muffins home field is located at the…

Arnold 2016 – Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Written: Andrew Livelsberger Photography/Video:  Andrew Livelsberger Background:  The International Sports Hall of Fame is a non-profit organization that honors the world’s greatest athletes.  This annual event is held every year at the Arnold Fitness Expo in Columbus, OH. Impression:As it has been every year, the star studded inductee list is nothing short of fabulous.  To…