Another sad news is being reported where the popular athlete and bodybuilder George Peterson has reportedly passed away. His sudden death at the age of 37 has shaken everyone who ever met him or had the opportunity to know him as a person. Social media is witnessing a flood of tributes and RIP messages as netizens are extremely saddened to hear about Peterson’s untimely demise. Besides, it is also searched that what was the cause of death of the bodybuilder even die at such a mere age. Here’s what we know about it.
Ever since the death news of veteran bodybuilder Peterson is announced, the entire bodybuilding world is mourning his death. People are taking to their respective social media accounts to express their sadness and grief on the unfortunate demise. Olympia LLC shared the saddening news on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. However, the death cause and reason was not revealed by them nor by the athlete’s family or friends. It would be inappropriate to state anything about it until any official confirmation from his close ones comes. So far, no statement has been released on any of his social media channels with regard to the death cause either.
Expressing their sadness on George Peterson’s demise, Olympia post read that they are devastated to report the unexpected passing of the bodybuilder and said that he was a champion on stage and off. They added that their condolences go out to his family and to all the people who respected and admired one of the generous and positive men they have ever known. Other personalities also paid him a sincere tribute and wished his soul to get peace. Sources claim that Peterson was in Orlando, FL, and was all set to take the stage in the 2nd contest of Olympia 212 contest.
Peterson’s coach Justin Miller has shared that the 37-years-old bodybuilder was physically and mentally fit the night of October 5. He added that the next morning, he had gone to the Amateur Olympia prejudging. The coach further stated that Peterson arrived back around noon EST and after that, he couldn’t get ahold of him. It was reported that Justin Miller called the security guards to open the door of Peterson’s room and after it opened, they stood frozen as the bodybuilder was lying face down while his body was mostly cold. The young athlete had never shared anything about his health in his Instagram posts.