Nick Topel

Natural Physique Pro

Findlay , OH


Nick is a balanced man of many hats with established careers as a mechanical engineer, fitness model, personal trainer and professional natural bodybuilder. Affectionately known as "Nice Guy Nick," he was born and raised in a small Ohio town where he grew up as a competitive swimmer. His years in the pool taught him time management, work ethic, patience, and the importance of exercise in maintaining a balanced and healthy lifestyle. Nick attended The Ohio State University and graduated with a degree in mechanical engineering focusing on advanced thermodynamics. In his college years, Nick became fascinated with sculpting his body in the weightroom and leveraging nutrition to optimize performance and accelerate progress. He applied his engineering skills to the physique sports and learned to coach himself without the assistance of performance enhancing agents. In 2018, he became a professional athlete by earning his pro card as a natural bodybuilder. Shortly thereafter, he realized a childhood dream by signing a sponsorship with BSN and joining their team of athletes. As a fitness model, Nick has appeared on a number of magazine covers and has been featured in famous publications such as the Men of Las Vegas, Mike Ruiz’s Bullies and Biceps, and MASCULINE calendars. He is best known for his naturally built physique and the methodical engineering mindset he applies to exercise and nutrition. Nick believes that any great physique is rooted in the fundamentals of basic training principles, proper nutrition and prioritized recovery. BSN has been a pinnacle of his bodybuilding career since the beginning, and if you ask he’ll tell you his body is quite literally built by BSN! You can find him on Instagram, television or print work just Stealing The Show!