Latorya Watts Wins Figure International For First Time


Latorya Watts, who finished fourth in 2015, won the prestigious Figure International for the first time when she edged defending champion Camala Rodriguez-McClure. Watts, who won the Figure Olympia in September and won three straight IFBB Pro League Events, received the champion’s trophy from Arnold Schwarzenegger and $16,000, a Tony Nowak Official Champions Jackets and congratulations from Eric Hillman of Europa Sports Products and Dr. Joe Carlos of EAS.

The remainder of the Figure International top six:

• 2nd place: Camala Rodriguez-McClure of Morrison, Colorado, received $10,000 and a trophy from MHP and Animal.
• 3rd place: Gennifer Strobo of Orlando, Fla., received $8,000 and trophy from BPI and BSN.
• 4th place: Candice Lewis-Carter of Aurora, Colo., received $5,000 and a trophy from 4 Dimension Nutrition and Aeon Clinical Laboratories.
• 5th place: Cydney Gillon of Douglasville, Ga., received $3,000 and a trophy from GAT and Powerhouse Gym.
• 6th place: Heather Dees of Highland, Utah, received $2,000 and a trophy from Rivalus and Nutrex.