evan Centopani was born April 7, 1981 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. During his childhood, he was burdened with weight problems and reached 220 pounds by the time he was 12.
During the course of his bodybuilding career, Centopani has consistently placed high in competition. In his first tournament, he won the heavyweight class and the overall title in the 2005 Bev Francis Atlantic States superheavyweight and overall titles in NPC Junior Nationals and second place in the superheavyweight class in the NPC National Bodybuilding & Fitness Championships.
In 2007, he won the superheavyweight class and overall title for the NPC National Bodybuilding & Fitness Championships, where he earned his pro card.
On May 16, 2009, at his pro debut, Evan Centopani won first place at the New York Pro show at the Tribeca Performing Arts Center in New York.
In a February 8, 2010 interview with Shawn Ray on MD Radio, Centopani announced that he would be taking the 2010 season off, and that he would not compete again until the 2011 Arnold Classic.
Outside of bodybuilding, Centopani received his bachelor's degree from Fairfield University. Centopani remains both a competitive bodybuilder and a sought after bodybuilder for magazine and supplement promotion.
2009 New York Pro - 1st
2011 Flex Pro - 1st
2011 Arnold Classic - 4th
2012 Arnold Classic - 3rd
2012 Mr. Olympia - 8th
2013 IFBB Tampa Pro - 1st
2013 Mr. Olympia - 13th
2014 Arnold Classic - 5th
2014 IFBB Australia Pro Grand Prix - 3rd