The 2023 Bigman Spain Pro Show held in Benidorm, Spain, from July 29-30, witnessed spectacular victories as Roman Fritz claimed the Men’s Open Bodybuilding title and Ivanna Escandar earned the top spot in Bikini. Competitors from these categories gathered with one common goal – securing an invitation to this year’s Olympia competition.
As a qualifier for the upcoming Mr. Olympia event scheduled on Nov. 2-5 in Orlando, Florida, the stakes were high, with athletes vying for their chance to compete on the grandest stage. Roman Fritz’s impressive performance in the prejudging rounds and finals secured him the Men’s Open title, setting the stage for an exciting showdown with the reigning Mr. Olympia, Hadi Choopan. At the same time, Ivanna Escandar’s outstanding display in the Bikini category earned her the opportunity to compete against Bikini Olympia Maureen Blanquisco.
Breakdown of 2023 Bigman Spain Pro Show Results:
Men’s Open Results
In the Men’s Open division, bodybuilder asserted their dominance as legitimate title contenders during the intense prejudging rounds. Online discussions reverberated with admiration for the exceptional conditioning and muscular fullness showcased by Emir Omeragic and, ultimately, the triumphant Roman Fritz. Having recently secured a second-place finish at the 2023 Mr. Big Evolution Pro, Roman Fritz faced off with Emir Omeragic once more, who previously earned a third-place finish at the same event. However, this time, Roman Fritz emerged unstoppable, solidifying his qualification for the Olympia in a truly impressive fashion.
- 1st Place — Roman Fritz
- 2nd Place — Emir Omeragic
- 3rd Place — Jose Manuel Munoz Quiles
- 4th Place — Pablo Llopis
- 5th Place — Krystian Wolski
- 6th Place — Jonny MC
- 7th Place — Jordi Llucian Armengol
- 8th Place — Marco Sarcone
- 9th Place — Youngbeom Kim
- 10th Place — Julio Mojica Lopez
In the Bikini division, determined athletes in Spain vied for a coveted spot at the Olympia. During the prejudging rounds, Krishina Brunauer and reigning champion Ivanna Escandar impressed with remarkable presentations, flaunting enviable slim waists and unmatched stage presence. As the finals approached, all attention focused on Ivanna Escandar, who courageously defended her Bikini title. With a previous 13th-place finish at the Olympia, she delivered an extraordinary performance in the finals, securing a triumphant victory and retaining her crown.
- 1st Place — Ivanna Escandar
- 2nd Place — Krishina Brunauer
- 3rd Place — Chantal Hill
- 4th Place — Lisa Reith
- 5th Place — Jade Kelsie Wolfenden
- 6th Place — Raina Stamatiadou
- 7th Place — Sofia Maudos Pia
- 8th Place — Claudia Clemente
- 9th Place — Giuditta Taccani
- 10th Place — Alice Marchisio
2023 Bigman Spain Pro Show Scorecards
We extends heartfelt congratulations to all the winners! The 2023 Bigman Spain Pro Show undoubtedly served as an exhilarating showcase of talent and determination, setting the stage for an unforgettable 2023 Mr. Olympia competition.