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SEAM Magazine, from The International Physique League (IPL). The fifth magazine title in the collection, SEAM has set a new stage for the league. SEAM aims to present chic and trendy fashion fun. It is a mag for real women who are inspiring as well as stylish and talented. SEAM also explores art and avant garde sensibility. The imagery is high-end, making the stunning editorials jump right off the page.
SEAM magazine sews together just the right mix of fashion, beauty, culture, lifestyle and glamour to create a truly beautiful publication. SEAM released its first issue in the fall of 2018. It is a quarterly publication.
ARTICLES, INTERVIEWS & FEATURES
“My superpower is my divine femininity…I cherish the sensual sensitivity only a woman can offer.”
“I think drag racing and physique competitions share a lot. You have to be focused in both, confident and believe in yourself to win.”
“I am humbled for being selected by the all natural IPL for the cover of SEAM Magazine! This experience has raised the bar for my next shows and additional divisions I will enter in the future.”
Laughter has got a major role in maintaining good health including a healthy mind.
“Life is too short. Enjoy the moment. Be present, keep going and don’t ever stop.”
“…my heart and mind connection, my self-talk, my self-care, my self-LOVE, my worth, my SOUL. I was emotionally and spiritually rock solid.”
“As an athlete and during my competition prep, I’ve discovered that my physical training has been my main spiritual practice. It has been my sanctuary for my mind when chaos was stirring, as well as my playground for my mind, body and spirit. Thank you, IPL, for providing this Natural Drug-free opportunity for all the athletes.”
“I think the best thing a person can wear is confidence. With that you can strut a paper bag and still look good! [Laughs]”
“My goal is to look better than I did last time! It’s me against me. Self-improvement is my forever goal.”
“I think just to keep doing it and continue to step out of my comfort zone. I’m a firm believer that age shouldn’t stop you from living out your dreams. It’s so much fun.”
“I am beyond humbled and grateful to not only be a part of this amazing natural league, but to be featured on a magazine cover! This opportunity has helped me grow, both personally and professionally.”
“I enjoy choosing outfits that really bring out my personality…”
SEAM Magazine – Tammy Bub: Fifty-four-years-young IPL Bikini Open & Masters Pro, Figure Open & Masters Pro
“…work hard, be dependable and give 100%. For this you will have recognition and respect for yourself and for other people in your life.”
“I had to make a decision and either live in pain or try to do something about it.”
“Do what YOU love. Not what others told you to love.”
“Fitness training is so much more than just hitting the gym to achieve a desired look. It’s about learning to optimize the mind/body relationship to achieve gains in every area of your life.”
“First is to love yourself, and second is to pay attention to your thoughts.”
“I am so humbled and tremendously grateful to be part of this amazing natural league!”
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“…you can be your biggest cheerleader. If you love yourself first, that confidence shows and shines so others can see.”
“I realized that this was not about losing weight anymore. It became a passion and desire to be the best I can be!”
“I will keep working on myself and make sure I grow. Not just in my physique, but mentally and professionally as well!“
“I have never felt more sexy or in tune with my body.”
Similar to getting a massage, a facial offers layers of benefits, not only outward, but also beneath the surface.
“Self-love is the first love! Believe in yourself, chase your dreams and know that anything is possible.”
“Dreams do not become reality through magic. It takes sweat, hard work and determination.”
SEAM Magazine – Cover Story – Fitness & Family: Megan Roark – IPL Bikini Mommas & Evening Gown Novice Champion
“My daughter loves to sit on my yoga mat with me and ‘stretch.’ Soon enough she will be working out with me!”
“One of my biggest passions is teaching people, especially women, about lifting. It gives you so much confidence and power.”
“Most of the time I was doing things one handed while the other hand was busy breastfeeding a baby.”
Yoga is simultaneously a form of exercise, a way to stretch and increase flexibility, and an excellent means of relaxation.
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SEAM Magazine – Cover Story – 25 Year Old IPL Pro Athlete, Marissa Burns: Ambition, Strength, Perseverance
“…take the leap of faith and invest in the best version of yourself.”
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“My advice for women who are pregnant or are trying to become pregnant is to eat as clean as possible and maintain your current fitness level as much as possible. This will make it easier for that baby weight to come off later…”
“I always feel better when I’m adequately hydrated, but there are many additional benefits.”
“I want to be a model of change, hope and love to others.”
“I feel like I have come a long way, and this makes the blood, sweat and tears all worth it for me!”
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