While preparing for the Olympics Sha-ri also participated in a few bodybuilding competitions.
In 2010, she placed 6th place at the Ms.
She retired from competitive bodybuilding in 2006, following the National Physique Committee Nationals.
Her most successful year of competition was 1983 when she won three pro shows, including the Ms.
Shipp began working out in order lose some weight she gained during her two pregnancies and hoping to get into better shape for an upcoming Marine Corps ball.
In 1979, Dunlap decided to enter the "Best in the World" bodybuilding contest at the suggestion of Steve Wennerstrom.