The Mr. Olympia contest has served as a gold normal, figuring out who within the bodybuilding universe can rightly name themselves the perfect on this planet — for the following 364 days, at the least.
Since Joe Weider endeavored the inaugural occasion on the Brooklyn Academy of Music again in 1965, 16 males have received the title of Mr. Olympia, beginning with Larry “the Legend” Scott and most just lately, Mamdouh “Large Ramy” Elssbiay. Every of those males has represented the head of his sport, and a quantity have gone up towards each other in classic showdowns which can be the stuff of legend. Nonetheless, as a result of span of time between the primary and most up-to-date editions, we’ll by no means get to witness all 16 champs duking it out onstage collectively.
As a substitute, we’re bringing you this gallery of champions, beginning with Scott and ending along with your 2021 Sandow winner, Large Ramy.