Flex Wheeler

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Birthday
23, 1965
Birthplace
Fresno, CA
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
23, 1965 (age 54)
Birthplace
Fresno, CA

About

Retired IFBB professional bodybuilder notable for being one of the greatest in the history of the sport after winning the Arnold Classic five times, a record at the time. His nickname was The Sultan of Symmetry.

Before Fame

Athletics and martial arts helped him through a tough childhood that included child abuse and suicidal tendencies. He also suffered from dyslexia. He discovered weight training and bodybuilding as a teen.

Trivia

He became the executive vice president of Generation Iron Fitness Network. Before jumping into professional bodybuilding, he briefly worked as a police officer.

Family Life

His family was stricken with poverty when he was a child.

Associated With

He received high praise from fellow bodybuilding great Ronnie Coleman.