Curious facts about Mr. Olympia

Mr. Olympia is a huge competition, this is why we leave you below some curious facts about this activity and the people involved in it:

  1. Arnold Schwarzenegger, is a Mr. Olympia winner, actually, he won 7 times this title and was the youngest winner of the entire competition history.
  2. Most of the times, at least, 21 times, Mr. Olympia has place in the month of September.
  3. Overseas, this competition has take place in different places such as Paris, France, Germany, England, Belgium, Italy and Finland.
  4. During the years 1998 until 2005, the average of competitors per competition was 20, nowadays, it’s based on 10 participants.
  5. The only participant who won the Mr. Olympia contest at his first try, was Larry Scott.
  6. The youngest Mr. Olympia competitor was Harold Pool, who participated with 21 years old, in the year of 1965.
  7. The oldest competitor of Mr. Olympia was Albert Beckles, who participated in 1991 with 53 years old.
  8. The oldest winner of Mr. Olympia was Chris Dickerson in 1982, at that time he had 43 years old.

We hope that the information provided in this article will be useful to understand the background of a competition as important as Mr. Olympia and its competitors.

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