The Mr. Olympia contest has served as a gold commonplace, figuring out who within the bodybuilding universe can rightly name themselves the perfect on the earth — for the subsequent 364 days, at the very least.
Since Joe Weider endeavored the inaugural occasion on the Brooklyn Academy of Music again in 1965, 16 males have gained the title of Mr. Olympia, beginning with Larry “the Legend” Scott and most not too long ago, Mamdouh “Huge Ramy” Elssbiay. Every of those males has represented the top of his sport, and a quantity have gone up towards each other in basic showdowns which might be the stuff of legend. Nonetheless, because of the 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 an alternative, we’re bringing you this gallery of champions, beginning with Scott and ending together with your 2021 Sandow winner, Huge Ramy.