The 2004 Mr. Olympia contest was an IFBB professional bodybuilding competition and the feature event of Joe Weider’s 2004 Olympia Weekend held October 30-31, 2004 at the Mandalay Bay Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
This Mr. Olympia contest introduced a new Challenge Round to determine the final standings. The top six competitors scores were discared after round three, and only the final challenge round standing were used to decide the winner.
The total prize money for the men’s Mr. Olympia was $400,000.
- Ronnie Coleman won his seventh consecutive Mr. Olympia title
- Jay Cutler, for a third time, placed runner-up
Although he placed third in traditional scoring, Dexter Jackson lost to Gustavo Badell in the final challenge round, for a prize difference of $10,000
Mr Olympia 2004 results