5 Questions With Mr. Universe
[ Q ] What year did you turn Pro and besides competing how do you earn a living?
A: I turned pro in 1997 by winning the world championship light/heavyweight and overall, now I have SAN nutrition as my sponsor, it is a great company; they have the best supplement nutrition.
[ Q ] You are known for having the Best Abs in the business, do you do anything special? If not how do explain your Ab development?
[ Q ] Do you think the industry is changing to physiques like yours (smaller, proportionate and symmetrical?)
A: I have been hearing things like that for a long time, but it looks like they still want to pick the big guys.
[ Q ] Being a father, has it changed your daily routine and can you explain a "Day in your Life?"
A: Being a father is the greatest thing to happen to me. It is wonderful to see your child growing every day and following them step by step. My day starts at 7am - I wake up have 2 capsules of Tight, take my girl Leah to school then to the GYM to do my cardio and Abs workout.
I come back home drink the Infusion shake then play with my son Ali - he is almost 7 months. Then my wife Magey prepares my food for the rest of the day. I take them and go to the Powerhouse GYM in west Palm Beach to train some people and myself and come back home at 8pm.
[ Q ] What is your strength against bigger guys and what do you need to work on most to improve?
A: My strength is that I have a good
symmetry and always come to a show in great condition, I been working on my back and my arms - my back and arms are getting better.