The 2017 Mr. Olympia contest was a weekend long IFBB professional bodybuilding competition that was held on September 14 to 17, 2017, in Las Vegas, Nevada. This was the 53rd Mr. Olympia competition celebrated. The weekend competition is also known as the Joe Weider's Olympia Fitness and Performance Weekend. While the main event was the competition for the title of Mr. Olympia, several other events were held which includes the Amateur competition and sports expo.

2017 Mr. Olympia
GenreProfessional bodybuilding competition
CountryUnited States
Previous event2016 Mr. Olympia
Next event2018 Mr. Olympia
Organized byIFBB
PeopleMr. Olympia : Phil Heath

212 Olympia: Flex Lewis
Bikini Olympia: Angelica Teixeira
CP Olympia: Breon Ansley
MP Olympia: Jeremy Buendia
WP Olympia: Juliana Malacarne
Fitness Olympia: Oksana Grishina

Figure Olympia: Cydney Gillon

On September 14, 2017, a press conference was held on Orleans Arena.

On September 15, 2017, prejudging and finals for Fitness Olympia, Figure Olympia and Classic Physique were held and livestream via Amazon Prime. Mr. Olympia pre-judging was also held on the same night.

On September 16, 2017, the Men's Physique Olympia and Women's Physique Olympia judging and finals were held in the morning at Las Vegas Convention Center. At night, the Bikini Olympia, 212 Olympia and Mr. Olympia finals were held at Orleans Arena. This event was also livestream via Amazon Prime.[1]

On September 17, 2017, an Olympia Superstar Seminar was held.

Phil Heath won his seventh consecutive Mr Olympia title, equalling Arnold Schwarzenegger's seven wins. The record number of wins is eight, held by Lee Haney (1984–1991), and Ronnie Coleman (1998–2005)

Mr. Olympia resultsEdit

Place[2] Prize[3] Name Country Judging Finals Total
1 400,000 $ Phil Heath   5 5 10
2 150,000 $ Mamdouh Elssbiay   13 12 25
3 100,000 $ William Bonac   12 15 27
4 55,000 $ Dexter Jackson   20 20 40
5 45,000 $ Shawn Rhoden   30 26 56
6 35,000 $ Roelly Winklaar   29 29 58
7 25,000 $ Nathan De Asha   34 36 70
8 20,000 $ Brandon Curry   36 39 75
9 18,000 $ Josh Lenartowicz   45 45 90
10 16,000 $ Cedric McMillan   50 50 100
11 Lionel Beyeke   58 55 113
12 Lukáš Osladil   59 55 114
13 Maxx Charles   65 55 120
14 Johnnie Jackson   69 55 124
15 Gerald Williams   73 55 128

Other resultsEdit

  • Flex Lewis won his 6th consecutive 212 Olympia title.
  • Angelica Teixeira is the 2017 Bikini Olympia Champion.
  • Jeremy Buendia defended his Men's Physique Olympia title for fourth consecutive time.
  • Juliana Malacarne won the Women's Physique Olympia title.
  • Breon Ansley topped the Classic Physique division.
  • Oksana Grishina won Fitness Olympia for the fourth time.
  • Cydney Gillon is the 2017 Figure Olympia Champion.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Olympia 2017 Live Amazon
  2. ^ "2016 Mr. Olympia scorecards". npcnewsonline. Retrieved 17 September 2017.
  3. ^ "2017 Mr. Olympia prize money". Bleacher Report. Retrieved 17 September 2017.

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