U.S bodybuilder George Peterson III, known as ‘Da Bull,’ has been found dead in his Florida hotel room just two days before he was scheduled to compete in the prestigious Mr Olympia contest. He was 37.
According to TMZ Peterson was said to have been found lying on the hotel room floor in Orlando on Wednesday.
The organizers of Mr Olympic confirmed his death within hours, writing in an Instagram post: “it is with great sadness that we report the unexpected passing of George Peterson, a champion on stage and off. Our condolences go out to his family and all who respected and admired one of the kindest men we have ever known.”