Born on May 13, 1964 in Louisiana, Coleman remains in the history of bodybuilding. Today he is retired.
Coleman holds one record not including the record for the greatest number of consecutive wins Mr. Olympia and the record for the highest number of wins (26 in total) as a professional competitor in the IFBB.
And yes, he is an accountant by education!
On June 30, 2009, on Muscle Sport Radio, Coleman stated that he would compete in the 2010 Mr. Olympia competition. He also indicated that he would not participate in the 2009 Mr. Olympia competition due to a lack of preparation time. However, he did not compete in the 2010 Mr. Olympia.
In 2011, he launched Ronnie Coleman Nutrition, a company that provides sports nutrition and wellness products for bodybuilders and other athletes.