“Hormone Replacement Watermelon Therapy”: 48 YO Bodybuilder Evading Death After Rampant Steroid Use Gets Bashed by the Fitness World

Published 09/27/2023, 8:00 AM EDT

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In the ever-changing world of bodybuilding, where all sorts of advancements in diets and Performance-enhancing Drugs continue to occur, bodybuilders are often falling prey to the dangerous side effects that come along the way. One such example is the 48 YO fitness icon, who is immensely famous on YouTube, not just for his super ripped physique, but also for the weird challenges he takes up.

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Kali Muscle, who faced a heart attack in 2021 and was admitted to the hospital after abusing steroids, beat death and was no longer willing to risk his health on drugs. He thus became a natty. But the weird challenges that he seems to be promoting are not widely accepted in the fitness world either.

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The 48 YO YouTuber Kali Muscle, recently took to his official Facebook page @KaliMuscle where he was seen reuniting with one of his old buddies, who he used to workout with in front of the gym. The video was captioned, “Kali Muscle Challenges Strength Cartel.”

As the video began, Jake Johns a.k.a. Big Boy of Strength Cartel made a joke about how he hates watermelons and he did a similar sort of challenge to Kali Muscle. He just ate strawberries for fifty days. As the video progressed, Kali Muscle challenged him to beat him in the weights in the gym and they both pulled out two different sets of exercises alternatively.

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First Kali Muscle started off with a set of Hammer Curls and Johns followed him into it. They then both did hand dumbbell back rows, one after the other. Since it was a friendly banter, there was no winner, they just got a great pump from it. However, despite his attempt at promoting such challenges, Muscle’s post was not greeted with great reception.

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The fitness community reacts to Kali Muscle’s post

The entire fitness community takes the Watermelon challenge that was executed by Kali Muscle as a joke and they did the same on this post as well. Making fun of it, his followers posted comments like, “Hormone Replacement Watermelon Therapy” and “Gear and Watermelon.” Another person humorously mocking his weight loss process wrote, “Kali looking slim and trim”.

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People commented on how Kali Muscle did weird things to lose weight and talking about it, one of them sarcastically wrote, “He lost alotta size fam”. Another directing the comment for Strength Cartel wrote, “Your association might need an adjustment.” What are your thoughts on Kali Muscle? Let us know in the comments section below!

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Aheli Chakraborty

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Aheli Chakraborty is a pro writer for Bodybuilding at Essentially Sports. From staying tuned to Cutler’s latest podcast, to delving deep into Dorian Yates’ recent Instagram post, Aheli has hit the ground running. With extensive experience in the sports and entertainment industry, she likes to keep her readers coming back for more.
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Abhishek Manikandan

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