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Where is Muscle Beach?

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Muscle Beach is located in Los Angeles County, California. Originally, Muscle Beach was the nickname of a stretch of beach south of the Santa Monica Pier where famous body builders, such as Jack LaLane, worked out. In the 1950s, a beach area in Venice, California, became known as Muscle Beach.

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Where is Muscle Beach?
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As of 2014, the beaches at Santa Monica Pier and Muscle Beach Venice both offer training equipment for bodybuilding and acrobatics. The tourist areas near the beaches concentrate on physical fitness. The stretch of coastline that the beaches are on is continuous, so a visit to one brings individuals very near the other.

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