Joanna Thomas Dies
Joanna Thomas, a former international bodybuilder and adult movie star, died at her home in Cornwall.
The 43-year-old boy, who was subject to the Channel five documentary in 2005 because he was preparing for the Miss Olympia competition, was found dead in his home in Camborne in April, but news of his death are still being reported.
British bodybuilder Ms. Thomas went to America to continue her career in Fort Lauderdale, Florida after she was interested in sports at the age of 14.
Former professional bodybuilder and Digital Muscle editor Shawn Ray said: “Joanna has recently expressed that she has been turning her body into a reasonable shape and carrying extra bodybuilding weight after years of inactivity.
Bodybuilding sport really lost one of the hardcore members of Demir Oyun and will be very missed
We wish sincere condolences on behalf of the Digital Muscle, Mr. Olympia Team, IFBB Pro League and the entire Bodybuilding Community.
Ms. Thomas, one of three brothers, was born in Truro and moved to Florida to pursue her career, winning the Pro Card to compete in bodybuilding at the age of 21.
Although he has suffered from chronic asthma since childhood, he proved to be successful in sports and was able to train at the Golds Gym in Venice, California, as often as once loved by Arnold Schwarzenegger.
The former nude model, who took part in competitions between 1997 and 2013, was also featured in adult films and became the subject of the Channel Five documentary Supersize She, who followed her training for the 2004 Women’s Olympia competition.
Joanna Thomas Cause of death
The cause of death is unknown, but last year Thomas called on his fans to help him fight his health.
She explained that bodybuilding has damaged her mental and physical health: ‘I had numerous competitive achievements, including first place in the 2001 Jan Tana Classic and two competitions in Ms. Olympia in 2001 and 2004. .
‘Professional bodybuilding career is not always long, but for ten years I was lucky enough to be able to compete at a high level.
“ To build the body that I get a lot of work and commitment. It was both physically and mentally rewarding, but also punishing.
He explained that he was trying to walk after diagnosing early-onset osteoarthritis and that he applied for funds to buy a car and a supplement that he believed would help him before knee surgery.
Launching a GoFundMe page, once a champion bodybuilder, said the situation ‘had a devastating effect on my mobility’.