Home | Tag Archives: Mr. Olympia

Tag Archives: Mr. Olympia

Arnold back in the gym

Arnold Schwarzenegger is training again after he underwent open heart surgery. In a recent social media post to his fans, the 70-year-old bodybuilding icon wrote: “The comeback continues. Training every day, doing reps, reps, reps. Your support has really pumped me up so I remain grateful to each and every ...

Read More »

Comparison angers Sergio Oliva

Bodybuilder Sergio Oliva Junior is not happy after he was recently compared to his legendary father in social media. “One is of a kid who’s not a Pro and the other is a Pro who’s retired. These comparisons are so stupid and makes no sense,” he responded after photos were ...

Read More »

Is ‘Big Ramy’ the future Mr. Olympia?

Judging from a series of pictures posted on social media of Mamdouh Elssbiay, the IFBB Pro’s climb to the top of the bodybuilding ladder has been nothing short of phenomenal. Often referred to by his nickname ‘Big Ramy’ the Egyptian was runner-up to Phil ‘The Gift’ Heath at the 2017 Mr. ...

Read More »

Old school advice for beginners

Old-school bodybuilder Franco Columbu was famous for building a powerful physique for the bodybuilding stage. Born in Italy, Franco Columbu was a powerlifter who won numerous strong man competitions in Europe before competing in the sport of bodybuilding. He is perhaps best known as Arnold Schwarzenegger’s training partner in the ...

Read More »

Watch teaser of upcoming Ronnie Coleman film

The first ever authorised film biography of former eight-time Mr. Olympia Ronnie Coleman will be released soon. Generation Iron and the Vladar Company, producers of ‘Ronnie Coleman: The King’, have in the meantime released the official teaser poster for the film (see above) as well as a trailer. The film ...

Read More »

Arnold is back!

Former seven-time Mr. Olympia champion and bodybuilding icon Arnold Schwarzenegger had open-heart surgery in California last week to replace an aging pulmonic valve. The 70-year-old’s first words after the operation were actually “I’m back”, a catchphrase associated with Arnold’s Terminator movie from 1984. The function of the pulmonary valve is ...

Read More »

Bodybuilding’s Super Bowl is here!

Olympia weekend, from 14 to 17 September, is fast approaching and thousands of bodybuilding fans from all over the world are getting ready for the action. Not only will top names in the IFBB Pro League such as Josh Lenartowicz, Brandon Curry, Shawn Rhoden and Dexter Jackson be competing for ...

Read More »

Strong line-up at Olympia

Breaking into the top six at the Mr. Olympia this year will be a dogfight. On the weekend of 15 and 16 September the best bodybuilders from around the globe will gather in Las Vegas to knock current champion Phil Heath from the United States off his throne and achieve the ...

Read More »

Olympia Amateur has Industry Buzzing

Joe Weider’s Olympia Amateur The Olympia Amateur, scheduled for 14 September in Las Vegas, will mark the very first time the competition will be held in the United States. The Olympia Amateur contest will be comprised of the following divisions: Bikini Open Bodybuilding Classic Bodybuilding (IFBB) Classic Physique (NPC) Men’s ...

Read More »

Kai Greene invited to Mr. Olympia?

kai_greene_olympia

  Controversial IFBB Pro bodybuilder Kai Greene has been offered a special invitation to the 2017 Mr. Olympia. With current reigning Mr. Olympia Phil Heath gunning for his seventh Sandow trophy it would be interesting to see what Kai brings to the ultimate showdown in bodybuilding if he accepts the ...

Read More »
Skip to toolbar