Special Report – Melissa Coates at the 2016 Arnold
A highlight of my winter months is the annual Arnold Sports Festival. In the past, I've competed in the bodybuilding portion of this weekend (my best placing being 5th runner-up in 1997), as well as attending the invitation-only International Sports Hall of Fame (ISHOF) ceremony. This year, I was going to be there sitting at a booth with Sabu, working from my professional wrestling background as opposed to my fitness persona. So this year, I was Super Genie Melissa Coates. Sabu and I recently returned from a successful trip to Japan, so it turned out we had to head out to Columbus Ohio early. Very early, on Saturday morning March 5th. We drove down from Grand Rapids, Michigan, where Sabu resides