Mike Rashid is an awesome bodybuilder and a boxer who continued his career as a fitness guru and a successful entrepreneur.
Mike is the owner of the most popular gym in the city of Miami, but he is also an avid businnessman who created his own clothing line together with his fitness supplement line which brought him the ability to live an extra comfortable life.
Mike Rashid was born on March 14, 1979 in Brooklyn, New York, United States.
Mike was into working out from a very early age due to the fact that he was very strong and that his father always pushed them to work out and work hard. He wanted to know what it would be like to push his limits and, once he did, he wanted to push them even further.
He has brothers who spend time with him and who had to work with him at home, like chopping wood. He also had a sister he misses very much but he never explained where she is.
Mike always loved to box so his father taught him all he knew and made him train and the gym. Mike was only 12 years old when he had his first boxing match. After winning several matches he got really interested in this sport.
He continued to train and win matches until he succeeded in winning the National Golden Glove two times. It was a great feeling for him to win and to have all these people that he loves celebrating with him.
In 2008, he was 2nd at NGA Great Lakes Natural Championship. This was a pretty big event in his life and he was proud that he did it.
In 2010 he was the winner at NPC Natural Bodybuilding, Fitness, Figure and Bikini Championship in Michigan.
In 2011, he was 7th at the same competition so he wasn’t really happy about it.
The same year, at EPFNB Michigan Challenge of Grand Rapids, he took 6th place.
In 2013 he won the 7th place at WBFF World Championship in Las Vegas. It was the same year that he started his own business, by starting a company under the name “IMSOALPHA”.
He began powerlifting in 2014 after what he won his division at “Boss of Bosses” event in summer of 2015.
It was in his late twenties that he got really interested in fitness and he made his transition to power bodybuilding. He soon became a WBFF Professional athlete. One of his first decisions was to start his own video channel where he uploaded his training videos.
But Mike wasn’t interested in sharing only training tips. He wanted for people to get interested into connecting fitness with their life in a different way, through spirituality.
He had many guests on his channels, celebrities like Danna Linn Bailey and CT Fletcher.
Mike says that his biggest role model in life was his father who was hardworking and honest.
Mike is also an author of a series of eBooks titled “Overtraining”. It’s an interesting insight into the world of strong people and the mindset that they have. It talks about the issues too, which is very important since not many trainers like to do this.
Mike founded the “IMSOALPHA iX3” and “Alpha Academy Appearel”. They soon grown to companies worth millions.
Mike is the co-owner of companies names Metronome and LBC. He is a proud businessman.
He is also involved in the work of a company called “Interstellar Media” and has functioning as the CEO there. This media company is a joint project of Mike and his good friend Matt Marzulo.
He is also the CEO of a company connected to making supplements. It is names “Gifted Nutrition”. Alongside Sean Torbati and Marc Lobliner he started a company “Ambrosia Nutraceuticals” which is focused on healty lifestyle.
In 2016, he had opened his new gym under a very interesting name: “Iron Addicts Gym”, also in Miami.
Mike is one of the richest and most influential fitness gurus in the world. His net-worth today is almost $4 million.
Mike is known as a big car lover so he owns a lot of beautiful vehicles. He has a Mercedes G63 and S55o and a Lamborghini and loves to ride them on highway where he can enjoy the speed.
He calls himself Mike Rashid King and his famous statement is “Live like a Lion”.
He is also a vegan and pays great attention to his diet. When he trained as a pro boxer he had a completely different diet than today. After becoming more aware of his diet, he started eating healthier, wholegrain food and a lot of fruits and veggies.
Mike has a son names Elijah who also trains and a daughter named Kya who has an Instagram channel named Kya King.
He also has a little daughter Ivy. There are no photos or mention of his girlfriend and wife.
He rarely shares photos with them but posts them on special occasions.
He has a bulldog named Floyd who has his Instagram account under the name Floyd “Pretty Boy” Rashid. The dog has almost 7k followers.
There are some online rumours that he is not who he says he is and that he is a convicted felon but there was never proof of this.
Full name: Mike Rashid
Date of birth: March 14, 1979
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Profession: former boxer, fitness guru, YouTuber, entrepreneur
Height: 180 cm
Weight: 100 kg
Net Worth: $4 million