IFBB MASTERS OLYMPIA MOVING TO MIAMI, FLORIDA

Joe Weider’s Olympia Weekend and the IFBB Professional League have announced that the 2012 Masters Olympia and Women’s Pro World Fitness, Figure and Bikini Championships will be moving to Miami.
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2012 Masters Olympia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

IFBB MASTERS OLYMPIA, WOMEN’S PRO WORLD FITNESS, FIGURE & BIKINI
CHAMPIONSHIPS MOVING TO MIAMI, FLORIDA

NEW YORK, NY (June 6, 2012): Joe Weider’s Olympia Weekend and the IFBB
Professional League have announced that the 2012 Masters Olympia and Women’s
Pro World Fitness, Figure and Bikini Championships will be moving to Miami.
The Masters Olympia was originally to be held in Prague, Czech Republic. Instead, it
will move to The Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theater, the venue where
promoter Jarka Lorie Schneider held last year’s Pro World Masters and Bikini
Championships.

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The event will be held on December 7-8.

2012 Masters Olympia“It’s a more convenient location for the most of our exhibitors,” Masters Olympia
promoter Jarka Lorie Schneider said. “We expect the weather to be more
accommodating and anticipate less potential travel problems in Miami during that
time of year.”

The total prize money for the event is $250,000, with $100,000 going to the winner
of the Masters Olympia. The competition is open to IFBB Pro League competitors
over the age of 40. The last Masters Olympia, held in 2003, was won by Claude
Groulx. In all, nine Masters Olympia competitions were held from 1994 to 1997 and
1999 to 2003. The list of past champions includes Robby Robinson (1994), Sonny
Schmidt (1995) and five-time winner Vince Taylor (1996-1999, 2000-2001).

WHAT: Masters Olympia and Women’s Pro World Fitness, Figure & Bikini
Championships

WHEN: December 7-8

WHERE: Miami, Florida

LOCATION: The Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theater

WEBSITE: www.MasterOlympia.com

CONTACT:Jarkasgym@gmail.com / 786 2379926

MASTERS OLYMPIA CHAMPIONS

1994 - Robby Robinson
1995 - Sonny Schmidt
1996 - Vince Taylor
1997 - Vince Taylor
1999 - Vince Taylor
2000 - Vince Taylor
2001 - Vince Taylor
2002 - Don Youngblood
2003 - Claude Groulx

PRIZE MONEY BREAKDOWN

IFBB Masters Olympia

1st place: $100,000
2nd place: $50,000
3rd place: $25,000
4th place: $15,000
5th place: $10,000
Best Performance Award: $5,000
*The Masters Olympia is open to IFBB Pro League competitors 40 years of age or
older

IFBB Pro World Fitness, Figure and Bikini

1st place: $7,000
2nd place: $5,000
3rd place: $3,000

Contact:
Robin Chang
VP - AMI Corp Events
American Media, Inc.
6420 Wilshire Blvd. 15th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(818) 595-0466 Office
(818) 932-9032 Fax
RChang@WeiderPub.com

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