Friday, 30 May 2008

Ronnie Coleman Bio

Ronald Dean Coleman "Ronnie Coleman" was born in Bastrop, Louisiana in the United States of America on May 13th 1964.

In his youth Ronnie Coleman trained in mixed martial arts but moved to the body building circuit in his teens.

At Grambling State University Ronnie Coleman played football for the university football team called GSU Tigers. After graduating university in 1989 with a degree in accounting Ronnie became a police officer and really started training hard.

Ronnie Coleman went amateur in 1991 and won the IFBB World Amateur Championships, this spring board took him on to bigger and better things.

In 1998 Ronnie won his first Mr. Olympia contest, a contest he went on to win another seven times meaning he won it every year from 1998 to 2005.

Compared to many body builders and power lifters Ronnie Coleman is not large in height as he is only 5' 11" (180 cm) but this did not stop him winning the most coveted titles in bodybuilding.

Ronnie Colemans Stats

Off Season Weight: 330 lbs
Competition Weight: 296 lbs