Brandon recognizes that, for him, genetics has played a role in his success. He recently learned, for instance, that his grandfather was a weight lifter. His father, who has been a huge role model for him, was a naturally gifted athlete. Even when Brandon was the skinny high school boy he still had visible abs that drew attention from girls and boys alike. When he finally hit the gym soon after graduating from college his body was primed to respond. Deep in his DNA Brandon has always had the talent and the capacities he today displays.
Abner Logan was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts where he was a highly-touted four star recruit who starred at Dexter School in Brookline. Ab committed to the University of Maryland in 2011 and joined their 2012 class. After the 2015 season, where he played a contributing role in the final seven games of the season before transferring to the University of Albany where he earned a place on the 2016 CAA Academic All-Conference Team. Following graduation from the University of Albany, Logan signed a free agent contact into the National Football League with the Buffalo Bills.
Taylor Black, who served two deployments with the U.S. Marines, will be traveling to Miami to compete in the 2018 NPC National Bodybuilding Championships on Nov. 15 through Nov. 17. Black’s most recent competition was the 2017 NPC Night of Champions where he was the Overall Winner in the Men’s Physique. “We expect big things from Taylor. He has the talent and energy necessary to make it big in the professional bodybuilding world, and the excitement that he brings to the gym is felt by everyone who works around him,” says David Whitaker, President of Mon Ethos Pro.
The Overall Winner at the 2015-2016 Jay Cutler Classic, Carlos DeOliveira is a rising star in the Men’s Physique community. “We are looking forward to a profitable relationship with Caiki as he pursues his career through fitness modeling and bodybuilding,” says David Whitaker, President of Mon Ethos Pro. Carlos is a 4-time NPC Overall Champion and winner of the 2017 Connecticut GrandPrix Overall Title in Men’s Physique as well as the 2018 NPC USA Bodybuilding Champion in Men's Physique.
Joshua Petrecky is a World Gym Global Ambassador, Men's Physique champion and an active-duty member of the Armed Forces. In addition to his physical prowess, Joshua is a published fitness contributor including an entry in TRAIN magazine and a Sponsored Athlete with Blank Label Performance. When Joshua is not busy competing, or actively deployed, he is also a graduate student at Norwich University as well as an IFA Certified Personal Trainer.
Sean Carroll, IFBB Pro and Certified Strength & Conditioning Coach, is a graduate of University of East London, where he graduated with honors before graduating Brock University with a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Health & Physical Education.
Quincey Whittington is a former star running back, personal trainer professional bodybuilder and mentor to hundreds of youth athletes in and around San Antonio, Texas. Having been coaxed into trying bodybuilding by the kids that he mentors, Whittington proved that, "Anything is possible if you were to just put your mind to the task at hand and put forth tremendous effort." Whittington immediately excelled on the bodybuilding circuit after making his debut. Whittington's has coached and mentored kids that have gone on to play college sports like D1 football payer Josh Moore now at UT and Jordan more at Texas A&M, Kendyl Lange playing softball at UFC and Johnathan Ortega playing baseball at Texas State.
Jeremy Dutra, who won first in his class at both the 2017 NPC San Jose Championships and the 2017 NPC Fresno Classic, has been a regular in the sport of bodybuilding for the past five years. Starting with a first-place showing at the 2013 San Francisco Championship, Dutra has competed in more than ten competitions over the years and is slated to compete next at the 2018 NPC Titans Grand Prix in Los Angeles, California. Coached by Omar Ventura, Vice President of Athletic Talent and Founder of Team Ventura, Dutra is a rising star in the world of professional bodybuilding and destined for great things to come.
Jason Draksler, who recently completed his service with the U.S. Army, recently competed in the 2018 NPC North American Physique Bodybuilding Championships. A member of Team Ventura, Jason prepared for the event almost exclusively from makeshift military gyms. "He has a stunning look for modeling, and if Jason wins this event, making him extremely marketable," says Draksler's agent David Whitaker, of Mon Ethos Pro.
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Height:6’2″ Weight: 235-240 Hair Color: Brown Tattoos: Yes Piercings: Yes Neck Size: 18″ Shoe Size: 11.5-12 Bodybuilding Competitions: 2017 City Limits Pro: 2nd...