Derek Lunsford was nonetheless in disbelief moments after profitable the 212 Division at Olympia 2021. The champion shared on social media one of the vital honest and humbling publish we’ve seen in a very long time.
“I can nonetheless hear the phrases coming from “the voice of bodybuilding” @ifbbprobobchick
However I’m nonetheless in disbelief of what simply occurred.
My dream was to be on the @mrolympiallc stage and win it.
That’s the dream of each bodybuilder at coronary heart.
Speaking with @generationiron I advised Vlad, only a few years in the past I used to be on the sofa watch @philheath and @kaigreene battle it out within the first #GenerationIron film.
That was across the time after I keep in mind saying, I’m going to be a bodybuilder.
From then on, I dedicated myself on a regular basis to make this dream a actuality.
It’s HERE. It HAPPENED.
The “far fetched” considered changing into 212 Mr. Olympia and folks saying you’ll by no means make it… occurred!
I write this as a result of a lot of you most likely have the identical objective.
I encourage you to BELIEVE and FOLLOW THROUGH!!!!
Somebody needs to be the perfect, why not you?
Be diligent and constant.
Bear in mind the chance for development is within the grind, it’s within the struggles.
Embrace the challenges and face them head sturdy.
Placed on the Armor Of God and struggle the great struggle on a regular basis. ⚔️🛡
Encompass your self with likeminded individuals who really help what you imagine in and present them the identical love they provide you.
Regardless that you set in hours of labor that others don’t see…
Keep in mind that with out God and your shut inside circle of individuals, you might be nothing.
No one is “self-made.”
Thanks all for the unimaginable quantity of affection and help you’ve all proven!!!
I’ll proceed to enhance as a bodybuilder, as an expert and as a person of God.
However I can’t do it with out you! 🙏
And with this platform.. I hope that a few of you on the market will imagine in your goals and targets and go after them with every little thing you might have!
I wish to see everybody pursuing their calling and cease listening to the naysayers.
Go be the perfect you!!! 💯”