Danny Hester

"If I want to go heavier and do more reps, I can count on Versa Gripps to get me there. Comfortable, quick, and easy to use." - Danny Hester

Danny Hester is a professional bodybuilder from California (USA.) He’s won a number of competitions, and has become a classic physique competitor and champion.


Growing up, Danny was initially passionate about wrestling and other individual sports such as martial arts. It was this “lone wolf” mindset, which allowed him to develop an interest in bodybuilding.


Fast forward to today, and Danny has built a successful career in his native Los Angeles. He competed at the Mr Olympia Classic 2016, where he earned the first place trophy. He’s also started a fitness equipment company.



1992 NPC USA Championships, 3rd

1995 NPC Nationals, 3rd

1996 NPC USA Bodybuilding & Figure Championships, 3rd

1999 NPC USA Championships, 5th

 2007 Musclemania World Bodybuilding Championships, 1st

2008 NPC Los Angeles Bodybuilding, Figure & Fitness Championships, 2nd

2010 NPC Los Angeles Bodybuilding, Figure & Bikini Championships, 1st

2010 NPC USA Championships, 3rd

2010 NPC National Bodybuilding, Figure & Bikini Championships, 2nd

2013 NPC USA Championships, 2nd

2013 NPC National Championships, 2nd


Instagram: @DannyHester