1999 Mr. Olympia

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The 1999 Mr. Olympia contest was an IFBB professional bodybuilding competition held October 21–24, 1999 at the Mandalay Bay Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Results

The total prize money awarded was $311,000.

Place Prize Name 1 2 3 4 Points
1 $110,000 United States Ronnie Coleman 5 5 5 5 20[1]
2 $50,000 United States Flex Wheeler 10 10 10 10 40
3 $40,000 United States Chris Cormier 15 15 15 15 60
4 $30,000 United States Kevin Levrone 31 22 23 25 101
5 $20,000 United States Shawn Ray 29 24 24 26 103
6 $15,000 Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Nasser El Sonbaty 22 30 30 24 106
7 $13,000 Canada Paul Dillett 27 37 38 102
8 $12,000 Australia Lee Priest 45 41 39 125
9 $11,000 United States Dexter Jackson 41 43 49 133
10 $10,000 Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Miloš Šarčev 54 59 48 161
11 United States Mike Matarazzo 58 61 59 178
12 England Ernie Taylor 66 68 59 193
13 Czech Republic Pavol Jablonický 63 67 69 199
14 United States Jay Cutler 72 67 65 204
15 Switzerland Jean Pierre Fux 79 80 80 239
DQ Germany Markus Rühl 61 60 69 190

Notable events

  • Ronnie Coleman won his second consecutive Mr. Olympia title.
  • Markus Rühl placed positive for diuretics and was disqualified.
  • Porter Cottrell withdrew from the contest due to a firefighting accident that occurred a few weeks earlier.

See also

References

  1. ^ "Mr. Olympia Contest Results". getbig.com. September 30, 2012. 

External links

  • Mr. Olympia
  • 1999 Olympia Weekend coverage
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