4. Annie Rivieccio
She began to engage in bodybuilding in 1986 and went to her first competition after 2 years of intensive training. In the rank of amateur athletes, Rivizzo spent 15 years. And only in 2003, after a serious victory at the NPC Nationals, the athlete moved to a professional rank. In 2005, she won the New York Pro Gold.
5. Betty Pariso
This American athlete is considered one of the most famous age bodybuilders in the world. Now Betty is 61 years old, and she was diligently engaged in bodybuilding until she was 54 years old. Since the beginning of the 90s, the bodybuilder began her sporting performances, and in 1996 received the status of a professional IFBB. Pariso for many women has become a real role model – she not only achieved high results in her sports career but at the same time she is a loving wife, mother of two children and a caring grandmother. The bodybuilder woman before and after is very different, but this does not mean that she ceases to be a woman, and Betty Pariso proved this by personal example.
6. Nicole Bass
The most famous woman bodybuilder from America. She began professionally engaged in wrestling and bodybuilding in the late 80s. Despite the fact that her appearance was far from representations of female beauty, Nicole dreamed of being an actress. And she succeeded, from 1997 to 2000, Bass Fachez starred in the movie. In 2017, at the age of 52, one of the most powerful women on the planet died, because of a heart attack.