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Body Building is one of the things that every boy dreams of. It requires a lot of commitment, persistence, and, yes, pain.
But often in life, we need some role models to look up to. Role models will encourage us to aim higher because if they can do, why can’t I? That is why I to aspire you more and give you a hefty dose of inspiration, here we have some of the fantastic fitness models whose success stories will take you right off to achieving your bodybuilding goals.
Let’s get started on meeting these Incredibles:
1 Greg Plitt
Greg Plitt is the superstar of Male fitness models. In just 37 years of his life, he appeared as a cover model for 400 magazines.
He was an American fitness model, actor, and former Army Ranger. Greg was a certified Fitness trainer who appeared in many movies and TV shows. Greg Plitt died during a train accident while filming a TV show.
2 Helmut Strebl
Helmut Strebl is a motivational speaker, Fitness model, and personal trainer. He used to compete and give motivational speeches for 20 years. This speech’s inspired tons of people to achieve physical greatness.
He started his training when he was just 12, and that was to protect him from school bullies, but then he began to find his passion in shaping his body, so he chose this as a career and now is well-known as The Muscle machine.
3 Lazar Angelov
Lazar Angelov is a Bulgarian Fitness model. Like all other successful personalities, he also has quite a tragic story. The mid-life crisis always hits hard, but it was the moment for him to shine for Lazar. He suffered the hamartia of indecisiveness about which direction he should choose as a career. We are glad that he decided what he loved, which was to be a fitness trainer.
It wasn’t easy for him either he was not in the right stage financially, so he had to work two jobs to go for the thing he loves. According to Angelov, the formation process was really hard. He didn’t get enough rest, but it was worth it, and when you really really want something, there is nothing that can stop you from achieving it.
4 Obi Obadiker
Obi Obadiker is an award-winning fitness model and actor. He has been given the name of ‘The most ripped fitness model in the world.’
He is from southern California and was very skinny as a child, and he started his fitness journey in his early boyhood and kept rising at a remarkable rate. His name is mentioned as the 6th most influential fitness expert on the Web by Dr. Oz’s Sharecare.com.
5 Roger Snipes
Roger is a fitness bodybuilder and competitor from Britain. He is also a model, and he has been on the cover pages of many fitness magazines like The Cut.
He has also won awards such as the WBFF European Championship in2013 and achieved 2nd place in the same championship in 2015.
He started his journey as a competitive fitness model, but when he discovered that he is more passionate about bodybuilding, he chose this track and left the competitive one behind. And this life decision totally suited him because now he is well known for his hard work and dynamite body.
6 Jeff Seid
Jeff is one of the most influencing fitness models in America. Not only his achievements, but his story is enough for you to get motivated.
Jeff was a sports champion of his high school team, a wrestling champion, and the youngest IFBB champion in America. Just when we thought that his life was clear for him, he suffered a terrible accident of a sports injury. He had to go through ACL surgery.
This took his entire career in sports downhill, but in life, when one door closes, the other opens, and for Jeff, a bodybuilding career was one of the doors. So he rose to the challenge and kept achieving his goals one by one with determinism and patience.
7 Ben Booker
Ben has a quite interesting story about his start of this new life. In their junior year of school, he broke his back and was on 2 months of bed rest and 3 months of rehabilitation. When he got off bed rest, he was 135 pounds, and by the time of graduation, he was 165.
He didn’t realize much difference when one day he was in the weighing room and saw this man with the perfect body, and that was the moment when it struck him that he had to get himself into shape.
Of course, this journey was challenging but not impossible, and He did it. He is a body trainer that’s is loved and cherished by everyone for his best motivation skills.
8 Mike Thurston
Mike Thurston started his journey as a teenager. He worked hard, and he managed to build a health and fitness company by 26. He is now a successful fitness trainer and entrepreneur.
He was into this stuff from the very beginning of his teen life. He played rugby in high school and other sports that helped him keep his body in shape.
His secret to a healthy and fit body is that he changes his fitness and training routine every 4-5 weeks so that his body doesn’t get used to the same pattern.
9 Kane Sumabat
As a child, we have always heard that a young man turns out to be a reflection of his father, Right? Well, in the case of Kane Sumabat, it is actually true.
Kane Sumabat is originally from the Philippines. He spent his early childhood there until their parents decided to move to Canada to hope for a better future for their kids. His father played the most vital role in his upbringing as a bodybuilder. Kane’s father was an expert in nutrition and training, and he did his best to make a hero like Kane.
When Kane was asked what he did that kept him so motivated towards his goals, he replied that you don’t need that much motivation if you love doing something. Well, you said it right, Sumabat More power to you.