[This story will be updated] On the 11th of August news reporters announced that 46 year old Rich Piana was placed into a medically induced coma after suffering a medical emergency earlier that week.
Now, on the 25th of August news are breaking from various sources that he has now passed away.
Generation Iron claims: ‘GI has reliable sources that have been informed of the untimely passing of Rich Piana’
They go on to add: ‘The story is still breaking and details of the cause of death are sketchy.’
This is a sad day for the fitness world, but an even sadder one for his family members.
R.I.P. Rich Piana, thank you for inspiring us all to follow our dreams.