2024 Arnold Classic Bodybuilding Competitors Preview

The echoes of anticipation reverberate through the bodybuilding community as the official roster for the 2024 Arnold Classic has been unveiled.

Scheduled for March 1-3 in Columbus, Ohio, this event is set to showcase the prowess of bodybuilding titans across seven divisions, including Men’s Open, Classic Physique, Men’s Physique, Fitness, Bikini, Wellness, and Pro Wheelchair. 

With the winners earning qualifications for the 2024 Mr. Olympia, the stakes are higher than ever.

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The Men’s Open: Clash of Titans

The Men’s Open division, known for its cutthroat competition, promises a night of unforgettable battles. While Nick Walker won’t be gracing the Arnold Classic stage, eyes are fixed on Samson Dauda, Andrew Jacked, and the formidable Hadi Choopan.

The lineup introduces newcomers Marcello De Angelis and Rubiel ‘Neckzilla’ Mosquera, adding to the star-studded roster.

With the likes of Rafael Brandao, Akim Williams, Mohamed Shaaban, Antoine Vaillant, and James Hollingshead in attendance, the Men’s Open is poised for an intense showdown.

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Men’s Open Competitors:

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Classic Physique: Pursuit of Aesthetics

Classic Physique, known for its emphasis on aesthetics, boasts an impressive lineup. Reigning Arnold Classic champion Ramon Dino, a two-time Mr. Olympia runner-up, faces stiff competition from Urs Kalecinski and former two-time Classic Physique Olympia Breon Ansley

The roster includes formidable contenders such as Eric Brown Jr., Antoine Loth, Courage Opara, and the talented Terrence Ruffin.

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Classic Physique Competitors:

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Men’s Physique: A New Champion Emerges

With Erin Banks absent, the Men’s Physique division will see the crowning of a new champion. 

The lineup features accomplished athletes like Mahmood Al-Maghrabi, Emmanuel Costa, and Jonas Jamena, promising a showcase of physique aesthetics and symmetry.

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Men’s Physique Competitors:

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  • Mahmood Al-Maghrabi
  • Vitor Chaves
  • Emmanuel Costa
  • Jeffrey Darko
  • Ismael Martinez Dominguez
  • Emmanuel Hunter
  • Jonas Jamena
  • Vinicius Mateus Viera Lima
  • Diego Montenegro
  • Corey Morris
  • Andres Ramos
  • Emile Walker

Pro Wheelchair: Battle of Champions

The Pro Wheelchair division sets the stage for a thrilling showdown between reigning Arnold Classic champion and five-time Mr. Olympia Harold Kelley and former Arnold champion Gabriele Andriulli.

With competitors like Bradley Betts, Tyler Brey, and Rajesh John, the Pro Wheelchair promises an inspiring display of resilience and determination.

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Pro Wheelchair Competitors:

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A Glimpse into the Future

As the bodybuilding community eagerly awaits the 2024 Arnold Classic, the stage is set for a spectacle of strength, aesthetics, and determination.

With Hadi Choopan seeking redemption after his narrow loss at Mr. Olympia, the competition promises to be fierce and the narratives compelling.

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The absence of Nick Walker opens the door for new contenders to make their mark, adding an element of unpredictability to the event.

As the competitors prepare to showcase their best, fans and critics alike are poised to witness the unfolding of a new chapter in the storied history of the Arnold Classic.

Stay tuned for updates, highlights, and the crowning of champions at the most prestigious stages in bodybuilding.

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