Twenty-five bodybuilders, each one a resident of Gainesville, competed
in the 20th anniversary Gainesville Championships. However, nobody
enjoyed themselves more than Kevin Lille, Kristen Yopp and her husband,
...... Lille, a lightheavyweight, and
Kristen, a lightweight, won their respective open overall titles. Solo
Yopp took the open lightweight class, and teamed with Kristen to capture
the Mixed Pairs.
...... Presented by Gainesville Gym owner
John Babb, the championships were held in the Lincoln Middle School
Auditorium on November 13. Babb was assisted in the promotion, themed
the “Winner’s Circle,” by Clovis Watson, Jr. The NPC-sanctioned
Level I show is open to Alachua County residents only.