Cedric McMillan, a champion American bodybuilder, has died at the age of 44, sponsors confirmed.
McMillan reportedly suffered a heart attack while on a treadmill, according to fitness network Generation Iron.
The champion strongman had been open about suffering from long-term Covid-19, which had caused him heart issues, as well as pneumonia, the network has also reported. It was unclear exactly what heart issues the athlete suffered from.
Black Skull USA, a supplement company that sponsored McMillan, confirmed his passing Wednesday on Instagram.
We regret to inform you that our friend and brother @cedricmcmillan passed away today. Cedric will be greatly missed as an athlete, comrade, friend, and father,’ they wrote in a post on Instagram. The company didn’t provide further details around McMillan’s death.
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