The forty sixth annual Mr. Olympia bodybuilding competitors takes place in Orlando, Florida this weekend.
Since 1965, the Mr. Olympia competitors has given bodybuilders a further likelihood to compete and earn cash except for the Mr. Universe occasion. Bodybuilders from all over the world make their solution to the US every year to compete within the 11 occasions held over the weekend. The preferred occasions are Mr. Olympia and Ms. Olympia.
However, how a lot prize cash do the winners of every occasion take residence? Sporting News breaks down the whole purse for the competitors, together with outlining how a lot cash every competitor takes residence.
MORE: Up to date checklist of winners from 2021 Mr. Olympia
Mr. Olympia purse 2021
The entire purse for the mixed 11 occasions at Mr. Olympia is $1.6 million in 2021, which is essentially the most within the competitors’s historical past. This is a rise from the 2020 purse of $1.4 million. This was the primary improve because the 2015 competitors.
How a lot cash does the winner get?
The winner of the Mr. Olympia occasion is the one first place winner to earn six figures. The highest three contestants took residence six figured final 12 months.
In 2020, the winner of Mr. Olympia took residence $400,000, second place took $150,000 and third place took $100,000. Since this 12 months has a complete improve of $200,000, the payout distribution is predicted to go 50/50 for males’s and ladies’s occasions. Despite the fact that the Ms. Olympia winner final 12 months solely took residence $50,000, there are extra ladies’s occasions that give out cash to the winners.
Mr. Olympia prize cash 2021
The distribution quantity for every division has not been introduced by Olympia LLC. This part will likely be up to date when the totals are revealed.
Mr. Olympia 2020 prize cash outcomes
Males’s 212 Olympia
Males’s Physique Olympia
Males’s Traditional Physique Olympia
Girls’s Bikini Olympia
|3||Etila Santiago Santos||$12,000|
Girls’s Determine Olympia
|4||Nicole Zenobia Graham||$7,000|
Girls’s Health Olympia
Girls’s Physique Olympia
|3||Natalia Abraham Coelho||$12,000|
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