Phil Heath Net Worth
Phillip Jerrod Heath is a US-based professional bodybuilder of International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness (IFBB). He has won the highly regarded Mr. Olympia title and has been placed first consequently seven times since 2011 to 2017. His record of winning consequently tied him with Dorian Yates and Arnold Schwarzenegger for the third all-time number of wins just to be put behind Lee Haney and Ronnie Coleman who have secured 8 titles each other.
As Phil Heath is working towards his next title and money keeps pouring in, he’s not going to stop with what he has now of five million dollars as his net worth.
Aksa called as ‘The Gift’ and ‘The next big thing’, Phil Heath was born in December, 18, 1979. His body builder is a PhD. In Exercise Physiology, Hany Rambod. He’s from Seattle, Washington. He played basketball as a shooting guard for his team in Rainier Beach High School. He did the same in University of Denver while double-majoring in Information Technology and Business Administration, where he was offered a full athletic scholarship. Currently, he is living in Wheat Ridge, Colorado.
Starting bodybuilding as a career in 2002, Heath earned the right to compete as an IFBB Pro by winning the title at the NPC. He then won Colorado championships and New York Pro championship both at the same time in the following year. He came fifth in the Arnold Classic in 2007. He then went on to win 2008 Iron Man show and came second in Arnold classic only next to Dexter Jackson. He was pushed back to fifth place in 2010 Mr. Olympia due to a stomach viral infection. After taking second place after Jay Cutler in Mr. Olympia of 2010, what happened since 2011 is a well-known history.
He has also taken part in professional wrestling by accompanying The BroMans to the ring for their match in TNA Tag Team Championship which they won later and celebrated with him.
Heath has been seen in the front cover of Flex and has featured in many of the fitness and magazine articles. He has released five body building DVDs directed by Jonathan McFarlane and released by Bodybrandd Films. They are The Gift, The Gift Unwrapped, journey to Olympia, Becoming the Number 13, Operation Sandow. He has appeared in cameo roles in many filmographies such as ‘Generation Iron’ which is a sequel to internationally famous ‘Pumping Iron’, X: the O ’08, Gifted, and the 49th Annual Mr. Olympia.
Heath owns a fitness apparel company on his nickname, ‘Gifted Athletics’. He has also been running sports Nutrition Company called ‘Gifted Nutrition ‘by partnering with Joey Firestone. With this Heath becomes the first of his kind bodybuilder to own a supplement company while he is still competing.
Phil Heath is definitely an inspiration for many people as he succeeded by hard work and dedication despite failing first few times, and winning several titles and becoming one of the greatest bodybuilders of all the time.