Shawn Roden Death – On Nov. 6, 2021, Ron Harris of Muscular Development presented a video on the power source’s YouTube channel declaring the demise of 2018 Mr. Olympia victor Shawn Rhoden. Rhoden was 46 years of age.
No reason for death has yet been uncovered and subtleties are insignificant at the hour of this current article’s distribution.
Rhoden is the fourth champ of the Mr. Olympia challenge to die. Sergio Oliva Sr. died in 2012, Larry Scott died in 2014, and Franco Columbu passed away in 2019. Rhoden’s demise is the most recent in a long line of remarkable contenders to have passed on in 2021.
He comes short of what one month after the death of 212 weight lifter George Peterson, III, who passed on during the seven-day stretch of the 2021 Olympia in Orlando, FL.
As per Muscle Memory, Rhoden started contending in 1999 as a novice. He won his master card in 2009 at the IFBB North American occasion as a heavyweight. His master debut was at the 2010 Europa Pro, where he put sixteenth. He made his presentation on the Olympia stage in 2011, where he put eleventh.
His first expert success came at the 2012 Tampa Pro, which permitted him to contend in his first Olympia that year. He bounced eight placings to complete in third at that challenge.
At the hour of Rhoden’s triumph, he was the most seasoned boss throughout the entire existence of the opposition, winning the title at 43 years old. He was two months more seasoned than the past record holder, 1982 victor Chris Dickerson.
As of late, Rhoden resided in Las Vegas, NV, where he developed Muscle Beach Nutrition, an enhancement organization with which he was vigorously involved. He additionally filled in as a tutor and mentor to numerous contenders all through the IFBB Pro League. Rhoden is made due by his little girl.