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Mr Olympia 2006 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

Mr Olympia 2006 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

Mr Olympia 2006 contest was an IFBB professional bodybuilding competition and the feature event of Joe Weider’s 2006 Olympia Weekend held September 29-30, 2006 at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The total prize money for the Mr. Olympia contest was increased from $480,000 to $546,000. Notable Events Jay Cutler, after finishing 2nd place in four previous Mr Olympia contests, wins his first title […]

Mr Olympia 2004 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

Mr Olympia 2004 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

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 […]

Mr Olympia 2003 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

Mr Olympia 2003 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

The Mr Olympia 2003 contest was an IFBB professional bodybuilding competition held October 22-26, 2003 at the Mandalay Bay Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. For the fifth year in a row, the total prize money for the Mr. Olympia weekend was increased, reaching a level of $404,000 with the winner taking home $110,000 and a Cadillac Escalade provided by Pinnacle Supplements. Ronnie Coleman won his sixth consecutive […]

Mr Olympia 2013 | Who will be next champ?

Mr Olympia 2013 | Who will be next champ?

Mr Olympia 2013 | Who will be next champ? The 2013 Mr. Olympia contest is an IFBB professional bodybuilding competition and the feature event of Joe Weider’s Olympia Fitness & Performance Weekend 2013 to be held September 26-29, 2013, at the Las Vegas Convention Center and the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Other events at the exhibition include the 212 Olympia Showdown, Ms. Olympia, Fitness Olympia, andFigure Olympia contests. Prize Money 1st […]

Mr. Olympia 2002 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

Mr. Olympia 2002 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

The 2002 Mr. Olympia contest was an IFBB professional bodybuilding competition held October 16–20, 2002 at the Mandalay Bay Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The total prize money awarded was $381,000. A 2003 Cadillac Escalade was presented to the first place winner by Mel Rich and Steve Stern of the Bodyonics Pinnacle company which donated the prize. Ronnie Coleman won his fifth consecutive Mr. Olympia title. […]

Mr Olympia 2001 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

Mr Olympia 2001 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

The 2001 Mr. Olympia contest was an IFBB professional bodybuilding competition held October 26-28, 2001 at the Mandalay Bay Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The total prize money awarded was $351,000. Ronnie Coleman won his fourth consecutive Mr. Olympia title. Jay Cutler and Markus Ruhl tested positive for banned diuretics however the results were discarded after it was discovered the drug testing laboratory employed by the IFBB was no […]

Mr Olympia 2000 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

Mr Olympia 2000 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

The 2000 Mr. Olympia contest was an IFBB professional bodybuilding competition held October 20-22, 2000 at the Mandalay Bay Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The total prize money awarded was $325,000. Ronnie Coleman won his third consecutive Mr. Olympia title. Chris Cormier, third place finisher in 1999, was injured four weeks before the competition. Mr Olympia 2000 results [table id=71/] Source: wikipedia.org

Mr Olympia 1999 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

Mr Olympia 1999 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

The 1999 Mr. Olympia contest was an IFBB professional bodybuilding competition held October 21–24, 1999 at the Mandalay Bay Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The total prize money awarded was $311,000. Ronnie Coleman won his second consecutive Mr. Olympia title. Markus Ruhl placed positive for diuretics and was disqualified. Porter Cottrell withdrew from the contest due to an […]

Mr Olympia 1998 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

Mr Olympia 1998 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

The 1998 Mr. Olympia contest was an IFBB professional bodybuilding competition held on October 10, 1998 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. The total prize money awarded was $300,000. Dorian Yates, who sustained a severe tricep injury before winning the 1997 Mr. Olympia, announced his retirement leaving way for a new champion. Ronnie Coleman surprised the field by winning the title over the […]

Mr Olympia 1996 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

Mr Olympia 1996 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

The 1996 Mr. Olympia contest was an IFBB professional bodybuilding competition held on September 21, 1996 at the Arie Crown Theater in Chicago, Illinois. The total prize money awarded was $275,000. Dorian Yates won his fifth consecutive Mr. Olympia title. Nasser El Sonbaty came in third in scoring, but was disqualified for testing positive for a banned diuretics drug. Mr Olympia 1996 results [table id=44/] Source: wikipedia.org