Sunday, 6 April 2014

TOP 11 PROFESSIONAL BODYBUILDERS

TOP BODYBUILDERS OF ALL TIME

                                  Hi friends, most of us are aware of the name of some famous professional bodybuilders. Here is a list of top 11 professional bodybuilders of all time in the world. This list has been made based on aesthetic quality and pectoral development. The list starting from last is as follows:-

11.  STEEVE REEVES :-

           

                           Stephen L. Reeves (January 21, 1926 - May 1, 2000) was an american bodybuilder and actor. At the peak of his career, he was the highest paid actor in Europe. Also known as 'Hercules'. 


10. ROY CALLENDER :-


                                   Roy Callender earned his Hall of Fame credentials by virtue of being a prolific competitor in a career that spanned 20 years. He won five IFBB pro titles and earned his way into the Mr. Olympia five times, finishing third in 1978.


9. SERGE NUBRET :-


                                           Serge Nubret(October 6, 1938 - April 19,2011) was a french professional bodybuilder, bodybuilding federation leader, movie actor and author. Serge was awarded many bodybuilding titles, including IFBB Mr. Europe(1970) Tall, NABBA Mr. Universe(1976) and WBBG Pro. Mr. World(1977). Also known as 'THE BLACK PANTHER' .


8. FRANCO COLUMBO :-


                                   Franco Columbo (born August 7, 1941) is an Italian actor, former champion bodybuilder and World's Strongest Man competitor.


7. GARY STRYDOM :-


                                          Gary Strydom (born 1960 in Durban, South Africa) is an american IFBB professional bodybuilder. He is notable as being the only person to win a Championship title under Vince Mc Mahon's now defunct World Bodybuilding Federation. After the fall of the WBF Strydom decided to take a long break from competing in the mid 1990s. Prior to the WBF Strydom won four IFBB professional titles.


6. RONNIE COLEMAN :-

                                Ronnie Dean Coleman(born May 13, 1964) is an american professional bodybuilder who holds eight straight wins as Mr. Olympia, a record career total that he shares with Lee Haney. Alongside his eight Mr. Olympia wins as a professional bodybuilder, Coleman holds the record for most wins as an IFBB professional with 26. He broke the previous record(held by Vince Taylor at 22 wins) in Moscow on November 5, 2004.                


5. MARKUS RUHL :-


                                         Markus Ruhl (born 22 February 1972 in Darmstadt, Germany) is an IFBB professional bodybuilder. Ruhl began training at the age of 18 following a doctor's recommendation after sustaining a knee injury while playing soccer. At 120 lb., Ruhl began training hard six days a week until deciding to compete on a professional level five years later. During this period he worked as a used car salesman. He possesses some of the of the biggest shoulders in bodybuilding history, and claims to be one of the strongest bodybuilders alive along with Johnnie O. Jackson, Stan Efferding and Dennis Wolf. 


4. BERTIL FOX :-


                                              Bertil Fox (born January 5, 1951 in St. Kitts) is a British former IFBB professional bodybuilder.


3. LEE HANEY :-

                                        Lee Haney (born November 11,1959 in Spartanburg, South Carolina) is a former american IFBB professional bodybuilder. Haney is the joint record holder, along with Ronnie Coleman, for winning the most Mr. Olympia titles, with eight.


2. LOU FERRIGNO :-


                                      Louis Jude "Lou" Ferrigno (born November 9, 1951) is an american actor, fitness trainer/ consultant, and retired professional bodybuilder. As a bodybuilder, Ferrigno won an IFBB Mr. America title and two consecutive IFBB Mr. Universe titles, and appeared in the bodybuilding documentary 'Pumping Iron'. As an actor, he is best known for portraying the titular role in the CBS television series THE INCREDIBLE HULK and vocally reprising the role in subsequent animated and computer-generated incarnations. He has also appeared in European-produced fantasy-adventures such as 'Sinbad of the Seven Seas' and 'Hercules', and as himself in the sitcom 'The King of Queens' and the 2009 comedy 'I Love You, Man'.                                      

1. ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER :-

                     

                                             Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger (born July 30, 1947) is an austrian american actor, politician, bussinessman, investor, and former professional bodybuilder. Schwarzenegger served two terms as the 38th Governor of California from 2003 until 2011. Schwarzenegger began weight training at the age of 15. He won the Mr. Universe title at age 20 and went on to win the Mr.Olympia contest seven times. Schwarzenegger has remained a prominent presence in bodybuilding and has written many books and articles on the sport. Schwarzenegger gained worldwide fame as a Hollywood action film icon. Also known as 'Austrian Oak'.

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