Victor MartinezVíctor Martinez is an IFBB professional bodybuilder.
Victor Martinez is the first and only Dominican bodybuilder to turn professional. His career was launched when he competed in the 1997 NPC (National Physique Committee) New York Metro Championships as a light heavyweight, where he placed 1st. He continued competing in NPC tournaments until 2001, where he competed in his first IFBB tournament, the Night of Champions, where he placed 8th. The following year, in 2002, he competed in
|his first Arnold Classic, where he placed 13th. He also competed in his first Ironman Pro Invitational the same year, placing 9th. His first Mr. Olympia came in 2004, where he placed 9th. At his most recent Mr. Olympia in 2006, however, he placed in the top 3.|
Victor Martinez has competed in three Mr. Olympia competitions and has been featured in many fitness and bodybuilding magazines, as well as appearing on the magazine cover of Muscular Development.