Greg Kovacs

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Greg Kovacs
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Born(1968-12-16) December 16, 1968 (age 44)
Niagara Falls, Ontario
Professional Career
 
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Greg Kovacs
Personal Info
Born(1968-12-16) December 16, 1968 (age 44)
Niagara Falls, Ontario
Professional Career

Gregory Mark Kovacs (born December 16, 1968 in Niagara Falls, Ontario) is a retired Canadian IFBB professional bodybuilder. According to Canadian bodybuilding publication, Muscle Insider, Kovacs retired from competitive bodybuilding in 2005 to start his own business and coach competitive athletes.[1]

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Early life

Kovacs was raised in Fonthill, Ontario, Canada and resides there to this day. He studied electrical engineering for one year at college before concentrating on his bodybuilding pursuits.[citation needed]

Bodybuilding

In the latter half of the 1990s, Greg Kovacs was the largest pro bodybuilder. According to Muscle Insider, he had an off-season weight of 420 pounds and his arms measured over 25 inches, his chest 60 inches, and his waist 50 inches.[1] Kovacs earned his IFBB Pro Card in 1996. In June 1997, he appeared on the cover of FLEX Magazine.[2] His highest professional bodybuilding placing was 13th at the 2004 Arnold Classic.

Current life

On November 29, 2010, Kovacs was charged with extortion after a supplement store owner entered an Erin Mills bank to tell staff he was being extorted, and that a group of men had demanded he withdraw a large sum of money.[3][4]

Competition history

See also

References

  1. ^ a b [1], Muscle Insider bio paragraph.
  2. ^ [2]
  3. ^ Two charged with extortion
  4. ^ Greg Kovacs Arrested

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