Larry Scott is a bodybuilder, the first winner is Mr. Olympia.
Born Larry October 12, 1938 in Blackfoot, Ohio. For the first time began to lift weights in 1956. Larry was involved with an outstanding bodybuilder – Vince Gironde.
He started his professional career in 1959. Then in the biography of Larry Scott was won the first title – “Mr. Idaho.” In the following 1960, Scott achieved four victories. Two – at the contest “Mr. Los Angeles”, and two more at “Mr. California.” In 1962, Scott won the “Mr. America”. In 1963, and then in 1964 – “Mr. Universe” is also in the middle category. And in 1965, Larry Scott in the United States became the first winner of the “Mr. Olympia”. The second time in the same competition, the Crown Scott was in 1966.
Throughout the 1960s, in his biography, Scott was also a popular model. He was photographed by famous masters, and the pictures appeared in popular magazines. Participation in the competition Larry stopped taking since 1966, and finished his sports career in 1980. From 1960 to 1966, the biography of Larry Scott was the most famous among all bodybuilders in the United States.
Now Scott lives in the city of Salt Lake City in Utah. There he started his own training company. In 1999, Larry Scott was elected to the Hall of Fame of the International Bodybuilding Federation.