Elite Calgarian bodybuilder on building mental strength through sport

Produced by OLIVIA GRECU

While in her 20s, Lynne Loiselle modeled in advertisements, catalogues and fashion shows. When she began losing jobs because of her extremely thin appearance, she started lifting weights in an attempt to add curves to her naturally slender frame. She ended up loving it so much that she stopped modeling and began bodybuilding competitively.

 Now, at 44, Loiselle has won a number of bodybuilding competitions while working as a personal trainer and reflexologist in Calgary. Her upcoming competition will be the 2014 CBBF Canadian Bodybuilding Championships that take place next fall in Laval, Que.Lynne Loiselle finds inner peace through bodybuilding