NABBA is the first and the original competitive bodybuilding association. Formed in 1948, NABBA's first Mr Universe contest was won by John Grimek. Then NABBA went on in 1950 being won by Steve Reeves, who went on to make over 30 Hercules movies. Top bodybuilders who won the Mr Universe title include Reg Park, Bill Pearl and Arnold Schwarzenegger (four-times winner).
NABBA Reps left to right: Bryan Robinson, Jim Charles, Ian Lawrence, Eddy Ellwood, Eric Harley, Michael Sullivan, Val Charles, Paul Jeffreys, Behind is Dave Warner and then Darren Poole in front and finally Danny Breen.