Ms. Olympia Contest: A professional female bodybuilding contest organized by the International Federation of Bodybuilders (IFBB). It was first held in 1980, and since 2000, the event has been held at the same time as the Mr. Olympia Contest as part of the “Olympic Weekend.” In this contest, shot in Chicago, Illinois, Lenda Murray wins her third consecutive title as Ms. Olympia.
• Nationally televised yearly event
• Live-to-tape 3-hour competition
• Aired exclusively on ESPN
• International Federation of Bodybuilders (IFBB)
• Executive Producer: Lou Zwick