Shawn Rhoden aka “Flexatron” 43 years of age has been fighting a long time to win the Olympia title. In the featured video, Flexatron shares his story, preparation and after the show footage is comprised when he reached his dream by winning the illusive Sandow.
The year 2018 will go down in the history books as a turning point in bodybuilding.
In addition, there were not many fans and experts in the fitness industry who believed that Shawn Rhoden could pull off a win in Las Vegas against Phil Heath.
Especially since he underwent a jaw surgery not so long ago which hindered him from training to the full extent.
However, in 2018, Rhoden’s rehab went good so he was able to train harder. In addition, his preparation included top trainer Christopher “Mr. Psycho Fitness” Lewis and diet coach Chris “The Technician” Aceto.
Flexatron’s strong points compared to the former champion Phil Heath was his aesthetics. Especially evident in the front double biceps and abs and thighs shots.
In the featured video, Rhoden gets interviewed and reveals bits of his background and preparation to become Mr. Olympia 2018.