Maybe you heard about wheelchair bodybuilding after becoming disabled, and meh… never thought about it again. Or maybe you’ve never heard about it and could care less, because hey…wheelchair bodybuilding isn’t your thing.

But when Time magazine does a photo essay on it, you know you’re gonna like it. In this photo essay by Lauren Fleischman, a Brooklyn NY-based photographer, she has done an amazing job highlighting the sport in a fresh, real, and of course beautiful way.

Time LightBox published her photo essay last week. Her photo series follows Nick Scott (a top US wc-bodybuilder) and other pro-wc-bodybuilders at the 2nd annual IFBB (International Federation of BodyBuilders) Pro Wheelchair Championships held in Hous