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Mr Olympia 2008 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body


Mr Olympia 2008 contest was an IFBB professional bodybuilding competition and the feature event of Joe Weider’s Olympia Fitness & Performance Weekend 2008 held September 26-27, 2008 at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Other events at the exhibition included the 202 Olympia Showdown, and Ms. Olympia contests. mr olympia 2008

Notable Events

  • Dexter Jackson upsets the reigning champion and two-time Mr. Olympia, Jay Cutler, to win his first Mr. Olympia title
  • Phil Heath, in his rookie debut at the Olympia, places third
  • Victor Martinez, the 2007 runner-up, did not compete due to injury

Mr Olympia 2008 | Results

PlacePrizeName1+234Points
1.$155,000Dexter Jackson1291132
2.$90,000Jay Cutler2010939
3.$60,000Phil Heath28131253
4.$48,000Dennis Wolf40232285
5.$38,000Toney Freeman50222294
6.$30,000Melvin Anthony623330125
7.$18,000Silvio Samuel7632108
8.$17,000Dennis James7443117
9.$16,000Moe Elmoussawi9451145
10.$14,000Gustava Badell10048148
11.$4,000Darrem Charles10650156
12.$4,000Johnnie Jackson12265187
13.$4,000Craig Richardson13863201
14.$4,000Ronny Rockel13469203
15.$4,000David Henry14266208
16.$4,000Kevin English15877235
17.$4,000Fouad Abiad16080240
17.$4,000Leo Ingram16080240
17.$4,000Sergey Shelestov16080240

Source: wikipedia.org

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