If you haven’t had much luck with women in general due to your own insecurities, thinking that what appeals to other men will automatically work with beautiful women, or thinking that the only way you can appeal to women is to buy your way into their hearts (or worse, pay to have muscular women pose for you in some dinky hotel room) then it’s time to clear up that garbage. There are several things you can do to get your head right before you meet any muscular women at the gym, bodybuilding shows, through friends or online.
For several years in the mid-1980s, NBC broadcast coverage of the Ms. Olympia contest on their Sportsworld program. The taped footage was telecast months after the contest, and was usually used as secondary material to fill out programs featuring events such as boxing. Typically, the broadcasts included only the top several women. Nevertheless, Rachel McLish and some of her leading competitors were receiving national TV coverage. McLish authored two New York Times best-selling books - "Flex Appeal" (1984) and "Perfect Parts" (1987) – and was also starring in action films. The popularity was growing and women were being empowered and inspired to train. In 1983, the top prize money for the women bodybuilding was $50,000, equal to that of male bodybuilding.