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Mr Olympia 2012 | Bodybuilding history | Awesome body

Mr Olympia 2012 contest was an IFBB professional bodybuilding competition and the feature event of Joe Weider’s Olympia Fitness & Performance Weekend 2012 held September 27–30, 2012 at the Las Vegas Convention Center and Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. It was the 48th Mr. Olympia competition. Other events at the exhibition included the 212 Olympia Showdown, Ms. Olympia, Fitness Olympia, and Figure Olympia contests.

A total prize pool of $650,000 was awarded.


Notable Events

  • Phil Heath won his second consecutive IFBB Mr. Olympia title
  • Kai Greene placed second, his best ever showing after finishing third in the 2011 Mr. Olympia contest
  • Evan Centopani placed eighth in his Mr. Olympia debut
  • Toney Freeman, at 46 years-old, finished in seventh place
  • Jay Cutler, four-time Mr. Olympia, could not compete after undergoing surgery for a torn left bicep

Mr Olympia 2012 | Results

1.$200,000Phil Heath5510
2.$100,000Kai Greene101020
3.$75,000Shawn Rhoden151631
4.$50,000Dexter Jackson202040
5.$40,000Branch Warren253156
6.$30,000Dennis Wolf352459
7.$18,000Toney Freeman303464
8.$17,000Evan Centopani424082
9.$16,000Johnnie O. Jackson454691
10.$14,000Lionel Beyeke5152103
11.$4,000Ben Pakulski5455109
12.$4,000Roelly Winklaar6262124
13.$4,000Ronny Rockel6367130
14.$4,000Essa Obaid7265137
15.$4,000Hidetada Yamagishi7475149
16.$2,000Bill Wilmore7446150
17.$2,000Baitollah Abbaspour8080160
17.$2,000Fred Smalls8080160
17.$2,000Michael Kefalianos8080160


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