The last time the 43-year-old Jose Raymond competed was at the Arnold Classic this year, where he placed 5th. The reasons to why Raymond placed lower than usual may have been related to injuries.
Raymond has battled problems with his hips during the last years. Something that hurt his leg training.
During the last Arnold Classic is was evident that the legs were smaller than what the fans are used to see.
After the last show, the Boston Mass quickly underwent surgery with additional rehab.
The way back to ordinary training has been successful. Raymond has even been able to squat during in the recent months in the preparations for his last bodybuilding show at the Olympia.
In the end, no one should the count out the 43-year-old.
Raymond he has been in the game for many years knows how to bring a great package. Plus that he definitely won’t leave his last Olympia without a fight.
The Mr. Olympia weekend will take place at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas from 13th – 16th September.