Brandon Hendrickson of Bartlett, Ill., outlasted a field of nearly 40 competitors to win the Arnold Classic Men’s Physique for the biggest win of his three-year career in the IFBB Pro League. Hendrickson received congratulations from Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, $5,000, a Tony Nowak Official Champions Jacket and the champion’s trophy from Eric Hillman of Europa Sports Products and Eric Torgeson of EAS.
The remainder of the Arnold Men’s Physique top six:
• 2nd place: George Brown of Columbus, Ohio received $2,000 and a trophy from Jan Tana and MHP.
• 3rd place: Jason Poston of Dallas, Texas, received $1,500 and a trophy from Blackstone Labs and Muscle & Fitness.
• 4th place: Ryan Terry of England received $1,500 and a trophy from Lone Star Distribution and Optimum Nutrition.
• 5th place: Andre Ferguson of Selden, New York received $1,000 and a trophy from Scitec Nutrition and Rule One Proteins.
• 6th place: Raymont Edmonds received $500 and a trophy from VPX and Black Skull.