Lewis, a seven-time 212 Mr. Olympia champion, announced on Oct. 16, 2020, that he is dropping out of the competition due to an undisclosed injury. “This injury was sustained, and it’s being taken care of right now,” Lewis says in the video. And being open, honest, and exposing every vulnerability that comes with this next process. Lewis Page looks set for another spell on the sidelines after his return from injury in the 3-2 win over Gillingham was cut short. Last year. Flex Lewis Details Injuries That Led to Withdrawal From 2020 Olympia The 7x 212 Olympia champion won't be competing again this year but he's taking this time to rehab his injuries so that he can come back better than ever for the 2021 Olympia. (Image: Flex Lewis) "My mother wouldn't allow me to go until I was 21," she quipped. “During this downtime, I’m going to be targeting my elbows, my knees, my shoulders, and really giving my gut health a overhaul. “But 2021 is going to be a different animal. This year, Lewis was supposed to make his highly-anticipated debut in the Men’s Open division — which is often considered the most competitive division in the sport. By The Admin in forum Muscle Central Replies: 2 Last Post: 10-17-2020, 06:43 AM. At FitnessVolt.com our mission is to educate and inform you about the latest in professional bodybuilding, fitness, and sports-related content. Flex Lewis received a special invitation to the 2020 Mr. Olympia competition of which he accepted. This has been especially a rough year in general with everything going on, and it’s a bummer that such a great competitor like Flex Lewis will have to sit out. Before it was unsure exactly what was the injury plaguing Flex Lewis keeping him from competing. 8x Mr. Olympia Ronnie Coleman recently said that he was starting stem cell therapy and the legendary Lee Priest set up a GoFundMe page to get stem cell treatment for a neck injury. Lewis goes on to say that he attempted to battle through his injury — which he said he’ll reveal in a coming video. Calisthenics Training: A Beginner’s Guide, Fun and Effective Metcon Exercises and Workouts for Big Guys. Your email address will not be published. To his own disappointment and that of his countless fans around the world, IFBB Pro League athlete and 212 Mr. Olympia GOAT Flex Lewis announced Friday that he will not compete in the 2020 Mr. Olympia. But it wasn’t so bad that he needed surgery and instead opted for some Cortisone shots. See more ideas about bodybuilding, lewis, flex. Join the BarBend Newsletter for workouts, diets, breaking news and more. Flex Lewis - Injury Update - 20/10/20. 53k Likes, 2,559 Comments - Flex Lewis™ (@flex_lewis) on Instagram: “Devastation - Would be one word to describe my last three weeks. I really want to leave no stone unturned in the next couple of months and really bring back again a version that I’ve not even seen myself… feeling, looking, going into next year’s shows.”. Flex Lewis wasn't born with boulder shoulders or abs of steel. He previously competed in the Mens 212 division – where he won seven Olympia titles. Injury forces Flex Lewis to pull out of 2020 Mr. Olympia. FitnessVolt.com - 1700 Lincoln St. Denver, CO. © Copyright 2010 - 2021 Fitnes Volt IBC. Good decisions are always followed up with the best results. For one, the Men’s Open is far more lucrative. Flex Lewis Drops Out of the 2020 Mr. Olympia Competition Due to Injury Lewis' Men's Open division debut will be halted due to an undisclosed injury. Read More: Injury forces Flex Lewis to pull out of 2020 Mr. Olympia. Host Dave Palumbo gives you the latest scoop on all the news and gossip from the fitness and bodybuilding world. The decision was made after Flex… The tables were turned on Piers Morgan when he challenged a professional bodybuilder and current Mr Olympia champion James 'Flex' Lewis to an arm-wrestling competition FLEX LEWIS INJURY UPDATE! But the problem was still there and even worse than before because he had been training hard and heavy. fitnessvolt.com. Join the BarBend Newsletter for everything you need to get stronger. Flex Lewis - Injury Update - 20/10/20. « Reply #16 on: October 17, 2020, 03:14:02 PM » heard it was a wrist injury, maybe thats why hes skipping the Olympia NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Baltimore Ravens guard Alex Lewis was released from the hospital after suffering a neck injury during the fourth quarter of Sunday's 21-0 … Your daily dose of news in the bodybuilding and fitness world! This is a positive move for the future, and I would love to have continued support. IFBB Pro League athlete and 212 Olympia Champion, Flex Lewis announced Friday that he will not be competing in the 2020 Mr. Olympia.