Lists of women bodybuilders are available on websites such as Oddee.com and TotalProSports.com. These websites also provide additional information about female bodybuilders such as their weight, age, nationality and career achievements.
To find the list of female bodybuilders on Oddee, click on the three horizontal lines located next to Topics at the top left corner of the page, and then select the People category. On the new page, type “female bodybuilders” into the search box and click on the magnifying lens icon to view the results. On TotalProSports.com, search for “female bodybuilders” in the search box.
Some popular female bodybuilders in the lists include Yolanda Hughes who won the International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness World Amateur Title in 1992. Dayana Cadeau is a renowned Canadian bodybuilder who was born in Haiti and raised in Quebec, Canada. The professional female bodybuilder finished second in the Ms. Olympia and Ms. International competitions between 2006 and 2008. Others include Romania’s Alina Popa, America’s Iris Kyle, Brazil's Ana Claudia Pires and Denmark’s Irene Andersen.
Female bodybuilding became popular in the late 1970s. Between 1984 and 1989, Cory Everson emerged as one of the most successful female bodybuilders of her generation after winning the Ms. Olympia contest six consecutive times.