TBI-093 Pro Cards For Everyone And Sometimes Not, Too!

 Jonathan Lavoie (right) is a pro bodybuilder. But maybe isn't.  But still could be, we're not sure.  Which is why he's got such a cool perspective for the show.

Jonathan Lavoie (right) is a pro bodybuilder. But maybe isn't.  But still could be, we're not sure.  Which is why he's got such a cool perspective for the show.

What if you woke up tomorrow and whatever you accomplished today somehow didn’t matter any more? 

This is often literally what occurs in amateur competitive sports like competitive bodybuilding.  But how on earth can something that requires so much investment be so mishandled? 

Show host Christian Matyi, aka “XN,” welcomes Jonathan Lavoie, a one-time competitive bodybuilder whose professional status is in a strangely unique state of limbo.  Lavoie who brings a unique perspective to the idea of competitive success and what it can – and can’t – mean for an athlete.  Scott Bottorff joins us as usual for a compelling discussion of the intricacies of a sport that often, well, bungles it’s own intricacy.