Subscribe to the show on the following platforms:
About This Episode
The 8x Mr. Olympia Champion, Ronnie Coleman, is the first guest ever to appear on the “Be Informed. Live Fit.” podcast. Many in the fitness world and outside of it call Ronnie the greatest bodybuilder of all time. Ronnie joins the show to discuss a variety of topics he normally doesn’t get asked. We talk about his college days, and how he failed to get a job as an accountant, so he joined the police force. While on the force, Ronnie trained and competed in Mr. Olympia competitions. Ronnie discusses his Olympia track record and the difficulties he faced on-stage. Ronnie also talks about life post-competition. He’s a family man now with kids that keep him busy. Listen to episode 1 to hear a side of Ronnie Coleman not normally heard.
Topics Covered on this Show
- Pitbull Labs and NTel Nutra collaboration
- Cellucor C4 Energy Drink
- FDA’s ban on bulk caffeine
- Ronnie Coleman
- Collegiate football days
- Time spent on the police force
- Racism in today’s society
- His biggest challenge while competing
- His current health status
- His family
- Life after competing
- Ronnie Coleman Signature Series supplements
Links From Show
About The Guest
Ronnie Coleman is a retired American professional bodybuilder. The winner of the Mr. Olympia bodybuilding title for eight years in a row (1998-2005) eventually taking second place to Jay Cutler. He is considered the greatest bodybuilder of all time. Alongside his eight Mr. Olympia wins as a professional bodybuilder, he held the record for most wins as an IFBB professional with 26, breaking the record of 22 (previously held by Vince Taylor). Ronnie Coleman’s brand was born when he coined popular phrases “Light weight baby”,“Ain’t nothing but a peanut” and laterly “Oooooh”.
Ronnie Coleman is also attached to the Ronnie Coleman Signature Series supplement line.
About The Host
Ryan Bucki is the president of FitnessInformant.com. Ryan started Fitness Informant in 2016 as a platform to help educate others on all topics health, wellness, fitness and supplements. Ryan worked for an online supplement company to learn the inside aspect of the supplement industry. Ryan is also a certified fitness trainer through the International Sports Sciences Association.
He is also a former professional wrestler (WWE style). Ryan wrestled professionally for 10 years, cultivating with a WWE tryout in 2003. A combination of being overweight and involved in professional wrestling got Ryan into health, fitness and supplements.