Ronnie Coleman is a retired professional bodybuilder from America. He is better known as Mr. Olympia after winning the title for eight consecutive years. He is ranked among the best bodybuilders in the world. Now let’s have a close look about the net worth of Ronnie Coleman in 2018.
Early life and Biography
Ronnie Dean Coleman was born in Monroe, Louisiana on the 13th of May 1964. He was born and brought up in a middle-class family. He is a holder of a degree in accounting from the Grambling State University from where he graduated in 1984.
Ronnie used to play football at the university where he under coach Eddie Robinson with the team called GSU Tigers. After completing his studies, Ronnie became a police officer in 1989, and he served at Texas. He was an officer of the law until 2000 and as a reserve officer up to 2003.
Coleman has been married twice. He first married Christine Achkar, his personal trainer on December 2007. Their union did not last for very long, and they divorced only after a short time.
His second marriage took place on 11th April 2016. He married Susan Williamson, his former girlfriend, and a personal trainer as well. Ronnie is a father to two children Jamilah Coleman and Valencia Daniel Coleman. He is known to be a devoted Christian.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
When Ronnie was still a policeman, his fellow officer, and friend, Gustavo encouraged him to attend a gym owned by Brian Dobson who was also a bodybuilder. He got a lifetime membership in return for letting Brian train him for a competition. He later that year won the competition heavyweight as well as overall categories.
That marked the beginning of great success in his career. In the year 1995, is when he won his first professional competition in Canada Pro Cup. He won his first Mr. Olympia title in 1998 and held the title until 2005. He also held many other titles in the span of 17 years that he was active as a bodybuilder.
Coleman has so far made training videos. In these videos, he gives tips to the weightlifters who have more experience. He also warns about the improper form of training and overexertion. The videos include ‘On The Road’, ‘The Unbelievable’ and ‘The Cost of Redemption’.
Net worth and Earnings
The retired bodybuilder has a net worth of $3.5 Million. He has earned most of this wealth from his career as a bodybuilder. He has also made a considerable amount through many endorsement deals that he has. In addition, he makes appearances in various gym openings and also gets a lot from that.
Ronnie Coleman has been a bodybuilder for over 17 years. He took it after persuasion from his friend and finally made it big. Today, he is listed among the most successful bodybuilders that have ever existed. Although he is now a retired professional bodybuilder, he left a mark, and he is to be emulated by generations to come.