Gabriele Belmonte warmed up for Model Universe at last weekend's Model Europe in Rome. The 27 year old personal trainer nearly won the title with a classic body look wrapped in Milan designer apparel. At 5'8", 175 lbs., Gabriele will be popular choice among the judges, audience and media next weekend in Miami Beach. You can catch all of the action LIVE onwww.musclemania.com - June 28 & 29.
Congrad- uations to '12 Model Europe & Model New York Champion David Costa who just landed a Remington shaver television spot. The trainer from Spain has appeared in many new commercials and magazine advertisements and is expanding his roles into the movies. David is also schedule to shoot a new television action series.
Croatian sports model Adis Jakic is the reigning Model Europe Champion and a '11 Model America Top 5 Finalist in Las Vegas. The 28 year old businessman has been training for many years and was a national level sprinter before switching to serious bodybuilding. At 5'10", 185 lbs., Adis is currently training for Model Universe in Miami and Model Europe in Paris.
As one of Britain's most accomplished sport models, Mun Dhariwal has thrusted himself into diverse career directions and in succeeding in all of them. The 21 year old athlete is in high demand for runway, fashion, sports, fitness, television and music videos, art nudes and more. At 6'1", 190 lbs., he is lean and muscular but with an aesthetic and marketable overall appearance. His competitive boxing background has taught Mun to stay lean all year. He says, "Even before I got into modeling, I always maintained my condition. Whether for sport or leisure, I just always liked the look and feel of being in shape." In 2007, Mun was loaded with work and has plans on competing at Model Europe in Paris and Model Universe in Miami. "I am already busy, but the competition side of the modeling should open up another aspect to my career." More about Mun
Tucked away in a little German village is one of the most amazing European sports fitness stars. For the past 7 years, Nino Issa has been shooting with many of the top fashion, commercial and publicity photographers in Paris, Milan, London and Berlin. Images of the 6'2", 200 lbs. former soccer player have appeared in GQ, Der Spiegel, Vogue, FHM, Men's Health and many other European magazines. But since being a 2002 Model America Top 5 Finalist, Nino has not appeared in any modeling competitions. He will be judging Model Europe in October and is considering returning to Hollywood in the hopes of winning Model America in November. Say's Nino, "I would really like to do some work in the USA. It would be a dream come true for me."