Larry Scott | The Legend | motivational quotes
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Larry Scott, the legendary American bodybuilder known by the nicknames “The Legend” and “The Golden Boy” has died at the age of 76. Scott won the title of Mr. Olympia in Olympia competition first held in 1965., And defended his title a year later. Larry Scott will remain in the history of bodybuilding zapamćem as the only undefeated Mr. Olympia because he went after the second victory in a competitive retirement.
Since 1960th years until his retirement in 1966. Year, Scott was the true star of bodybuilding. Besides, is credited with popularizing the sport at world level. The crowd was eagerly embraced him because he was an excellent example of the “boy next door” with which many could relate to. Larry Scott excellently described by Rod Labbe, “Larry was my childhood hero, he is a great example of achieving the American dream. He came out of nowhere, and achieved everything in bodybuilding could be achieved.
The 1999th Scott was inducted into the IFBB Hall of Fame.
Larry Scott died on March 8th, complications caused by Alzheimer’s disease.
Bodybuilding titles Larry Scott:
1959 Mr. Idaho, 1st
1960 Mr. California – AAU, Winner
1960 Mr. California – AAU, Most Muscular, 1st
1960 Mr. Los Angeles – AAU, Most Muscular, 3rd
1960 Mr. Los Angeles – AAU, 3rd
1961 Mr. Pacific Coast – AAU, Most Muscular, 1st
1961 Mr. Pacific Coast – AAU, Winner
1962 Mr. America, Medium, 2 and Overall
1963 Mr. Universe, Medium, 1st
1964 Mr. Universe, Medium, 1st and Overall
1965 Mr. Olympia, 1st
1966 Mr. Olympia, 1st