1965 Mr. Olympia - Winner Larry Scott
1965 Mr. Olympia - Winner Larry Scott
Prize money was to be $1,000. Various reports claim that the production cost of the first Mr. Olympia exceeded expectations. Because of this, Larry Scott won but walked away with no prize money.

 

1965 Mr. Olympia Results
Placing Competitor Prize
 1  Larry Scott  $1,000*
 2  Harold Poole  
 3  Earl Maynard