Ronnie Coleman defended Arnold Schwarzenegger against critics questioning his appointment to the President’s Council on Fitness in 1990

Ronnie Coleman, the eight-time Mr. Olympia is widely recognized for his massive physique and superhuman deadlifts. Boasting enormous physical and mental strength, ‘The King’ has gone all out to leave a legacy that is hard to match. However, he considers bodybuilder turned actor and politician, Arnold Schwarzenegger to be the best bodybuilder of all time.

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Coleman stepped onto the world stage in 1992 and competed tenaciously for six years, until he won his first Mr. Olympia title in 1998. Early experiences are always memorable. In his very first live interview which he considers goofy, Ronnie shared his thoughts on Arnold Schwarzenegger’s criticism for his appointment as Chairman of the Presidential Council on Fitness and Sports in 1990.

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Coleman praised Schwarzenegger

In the interview resurfaced in 1992, Ronnie answered questions about tips and tricks, and his training regimen and shared his thoughts on the latest developments. One of the callers declaredArnold was named to the President’s Council and a lot of people stood up and debated the fact because of his violent movies. What’s your opinion on that, Ronnie?

Without thinking too much, Ronnie replied, “Well, I don’t have too many bad things to say about Arnold Schwarzenegger.” He continued that Arnold has done a lot of positive things for the bodybuilding community.

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Additionally, he added that he had been in movies and was also appointed to the President’s Council. Moreover, added Coleman, “Arnold worked hard and I think he got what he deserved.” Bodybuilding is similar to all other sports. It requires 100% dedication to training, diet and mental approach. Undoubtedly, Arnold and Coleman paved the way for future generations to pursue their careers in sports.

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Arnold Schwarzenegger and Ronnie Coleman are legends for several reasons

Arnold won seven Mr. Olympia titles between 1970 and 1980. His accomplishments brought a new vision to fitness and weightlifting. In a 2012 interview, when asked, “How has the fitness industry changed in your lifetime? » He answered thirty years ago that he didn’t have access to a gym while he was traveling for a movie or staying in a hotel. On the contrary, “Today there is a place just around the corner. Availability is much better.

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Ronnie Coleman is known for his unparalleled training techniques and intense heavy deadlifts. In his peak phase, he was widely admired for his hard work and dedication. Although this resulted in serious injuries leaving him in chronic pain, he does not regret his past decisions. He is proud of his contribution to the sport and shows the world the many records with weights and body size that were once thought to be impossible.

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