The Victory of the current Olympia champion Shawn Rhoden is just another ‘Cinderella’ story in the world of bodybuilding. The sportsman, who had never risen higher than being fifth, won the Olympia competition dethroning the former eight-time champion.
Shawn Rhoden told that his greatest motivating goal was to prove that he was worth being a winner. 2017 Olympia was a real shock for Shawn when just a year ago even his loyal fans criticized his physique and advised to leave the professional sport forever.
This year we saw absolutely renewed Shawn Rhoden with an incredible physique and excellent posing. He was simply perfect and became new Mr. Olympia. The fact was so unbelievable that the sports society couldn’t accept it. People needed some time to get used to the idea that Phil Heath was not the winner anymore and the first place was taken by Rhoden.
The coach of Shawn Rhoden revealed another shocking detail that stood behind the victory of Shawn. The current champion was ready to leave bodybuilding forever in the case he wouldn’t win this year competition.
Shawn was one step from leaving this all. If he wouldn’t believe in his victory and stepped back before the latest competition, today’s reality could be very different.
This new shocking detail shows how much a strong desire means for reaching your goals. The case of Shawn Rhoden is really inspiring and motivating.