The Olympia event has been around since the mid 1960’s. Mr. Olympia is a competition in which the competitors compete for one of the highest accolades in the sport of professional bodybuilding. The Olympia weekend event also features Ms. Olympia, Fitness Olympia and Figure Olympia. The expo has been in Las Vegas the past ten years and there were about 30,000 people attending the event throughout the weekend. The event started on Thursday where fans were able to meet the Olympians at the Orleans Hotel. The competition and expo last the entire weekend and was held at the Las Vegas Convention Center. There were also many fitness related celebrities, such as Lou Ferrigno, Hulk Hogan, Dexter Jackson, Ronnie Coleman, UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar, UFC Fighters Thiago Silva, Forrest Griffen and many others! Companies were also exhibiting both new products and passing out free products and information to everyone. Please enjoy the pictures from the event. We are looking forward to next year’s Olympia. Congratulations to Jay Cutler for winning Mr. Olympia 2009. Cutler is the only competitor to have regained the title once again before losing it.
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