A few weeks ago, some of the areas best competitors took the stage at On Track Training’s 2012 NPC Minnesota State Championships. With 140 registered competitors, it was On Track’s largest Minnesota State Championships yet! Thank you to all of our hard working competitors, staff, sponsors and spectators for help making this another successful event!
Here is a highlight of our overall winners, photos courtesy of the Official Event Photographers Strength Media:
Aaron Kanner, winner of the Men’s Light Heavyweight class, took home the 2012 NPC Mr. Minnesota title. Kanner is 30 years old from Minnetonka, MN , is a student and works as a personal trainer. He is trained by Christine Bongiovanni and previously placed 3rd in his class at the 2010 NPC Minnesota State Championships.
The Men’s Bodybuilding Masters Overall winner was Keith Williams, 37, from Plymouth, MN. Williams is a personal trainer and dad. He is trained by Stan Efferding and David Kalick.
The Men’s Physique Overall title went home with the class B winner, Nick Peters. Peters, 21, is from Eau Claire, WI, is a student and is trained by Derek Dolgner.
Donna Randall, 57, from St. Paul, MN took home the trophy for first place in both Women’s Bodybuilding Open and Masters. Randall is a physician, is trained by Bob Holper and previously the Women’s Bodybuilding Overall at the 2007 NPC North Star.
Melanie Rucker, 38, took home the overall title in Women’s Physique as well as 1st place in the masters class. Rucker is a firefighter from Minneapolis, MN and is trained by Keith Williams.
Robyn Ramos, 38, took home both the Figure Open and Figure Masters overall trophies. Ramos is a dance instructor from Farmington, MN. She trains with her husband Enzo and previously won the Figure Master’s overall at the 2011 NPC Minnesota State Championships.
Our Fitness winner was Sue Faacks, 41, from Lakeville, MN. Faacks is trained by Christine Bongiovanni and previously won 1st place in Figure Masters 40+ and 2nd place in Figure E at the 2011 NPC North Star.
The Bikini Overall and Masters trophies went home with Mel Bors. Bors, 32, is an RN & PhD student from Minneapolis, MN. She is trained by Snype Myers and previously placed 2nd in Bikini Masters and 4th in Bikini A at the 2011 NPC Gopher State Classic.