Body building is a passion for some people and they are ready to put in any amount of money and time to fulfill their goal of perfect body. They spend lots of money on health supplements and put in hours of strenuous labor in the gym to get those perfect measurements.
Listed below are the top 10 body builders in the world in the present times:
1. Arnold Schwarzenegger
The list of best body builders in the world is topped by Hollywood superstar actor Arnold Schwarzenegger, who has been won the title of Mr Olympia for seven times. His perfectly proportionate and muscular body has earned him the top spot on this list, for which he credits free weight basic exercises, along with high volume reps.
2. Lee Haney
This famous body builder won the title of Mr Olympia for eight years in a row, from 1984 to 1991. His exercise routine basically consisted of pyramid pressing movements, which accounted for the unmatched shape and size of his chest.
3. Lou Ferrigno
Featuring next on the list of best body builders in the world is Lou Ferrigno, who made it big in his early twenties by winning Mr Universe titles in 1973-74 and he continued to shine in the field till his forties. Till date, this man has been unmatched in terms of size. He basically concentrated on his chest and presses.
4. Markus Ruhl
The German body builder Markus Ruhl features next on the list of top 10 body builders in the world. This man was known for his artful physique, which earned him two IFFB pro shows. His basic exercise regime included machine presses, which gave him the classic muscular body.
5. Bertil Fox
Bertil Fox was one of the best body builders, but today is serving a life imprisonment sentence for committing a murder. He stood at no 5 in Mr Olympia contest in 1983. Heavy weight and basic movements helped him get the most amazing three sets of pecs.