Arnold Festival

Arnold Festival

Published: 31 October 2022 

NEC Birmingham prepare dough-self because planet doughnut has landed at Arnold festival!

Our handcrafted doughnuts will be available all festival long. Whether you're an expert bodybuilder, powerlifter or even a cheerleader! We're sure there will be a doughnut to suit all at this year's Arnold festival.

What is the Arnold Festival?

The Arnold Sports Festival UK is a celebration of health, fitness and nutrition all baked together on one BIG weekend. Mix in motivation and inspiration you get the ultimate fitness show everyone wants to be at!

The festival features the biggest & best multi-sport competitions and high quality experiences combined with the biggest and best brands in the world, exhibiting the newest products on the market. This includes us! Cant have a big world event without having the worlds best doughnuts attend!

Who is Arnold Schwarzenegger?

Arnold Schwarzenegger known all over the globe for his many accomplishments.  Austrian-American actor, film producer, businessman, retired professional bodybuilder. Featuring in famous films such as The Terminator, total recall and Preditor.

Schwarzenegger discovered bodybuilding in his teenage years. He began his epic competing at a professional level at the age of just 17! Inspired by the careers of such former bodybuilders turned actors as Steve Reeves. Arnold competed and he won his Junior Mr. Europe title. A year later while completing his required service in the Austrian military. He travelled to England in 1966 to compete in his first Mr. Universe contest. After earning second place, he trained extensively with three-time champion Mr. Universe Reg Park along with some others too. They then helped to guide Schwarzenegger to his first Mr. Universe title in 1967.

The following year, he relocated to the United States, where he trained in Venice, California with Muscle and Fitness publisher Joe Weider, who also created the Mr. Olympia competition.

To up our fitness game before we arrive at the Arnold festival we have found three protein shakes to best pair with our doughnuts.

First up for any chocolate doughnut lovers out there we have for you the Chocolate sprinkles protein shake!


250ml of the milk of your choice

2 scoops of your favourite protein powder (preferably chocolate flavour) we recommend Impact Whey Protein in chocolate smooth. 

1 tablespoon of cocoa powder

Blend that all together to give you the perfect chocolate shake to go with your favourite of our handcrafted chocolate doughnuts.

The next flavour we have is for any fruity fitness lovers out there the strawberry cheesecake shake is the perfect accompaniment to any of our fruity flavoured dough!

To create this shake for yourself all you will need is...


250ml of the milk of your choice

1 cup of frozen strawberries

2 scoops of your chosen protein powder

1 tablespoon of low fat cream cheese

Blitz that all together for the perfect fruity beverage with your equally as fruity doughnut!

Finally for all our nutty gym lovers out there we have the peanut butter banana shake a perfect protein shake to go hand in hand with any of our nutty doughnuts.


250ml Of the milk of your choice

1 Tablespoon of peanut butter we recommend our favourite peanut butter company Manilife!

1 Banana

2 Scoops of your chosen protein powder

blend that all together for the perfect nutty flavour!

Now that you have your doughnut and drink for the festival it's important to choose the events you want to see. The Arnold festival has everything you could possibly imagine for any fitness finatick. Whatever fitness is your favourite you'll be sure to find it there activities include but are not limited to, bodybuilding, hip hop dance, x-sports, powerlifting, MMA and strongman competitions. So if fitness is your thing be sure to come along and grab one of our doughnuts to enjoy the festivities!