The bodybuilding superstar Dallas McCarver left everyone shocked after his tragic and unexpected death. He was well-recognized as WWE ace Dana Brooke’s bodybuilding boyfriend. He was famous for his nickname ‘Big Country,’ and he finished 8th at 2016. My Olympia competition.
A Well-Known Face on The Body Building Circuit Dies At the Age 26!!!
A bodybuilding boyfriend of WWE ace Dana Brooke found dead after choking on food. McCarver was found unconscious on Monday evening in his house Florida. One of his friends Josh Lenartowicz went to his house and found him unconsciously lying and later was confirmed dead in the hospital.
As per his friend, Dallas McCarver was taking Insulin and said that the possible reason for his death was because of a medical condition related to the medicine that treats diabetes. The 27 years old late bodybuilder, who collapsed onstage at a bodybuilding event in 2017, might have suffered from the same kind of circumstances that led to choking.
Similarly, police found 20 bottles of steroids at his home during an investigation which hinted the possible reasons for his death. His then-girlfriend, Ashley Mae also told the police that he had been consuming steroids for over two decades. As per Internist Dr. Irving Sobel, Dallas McCarver could have the weakness in the heart muscle, or it could be sudden death type of arrhythmia.
Later, in November 2017, it was proved that he demised because of the cardiac event led by a combination of coronary atherosclerosis and enlarged ventricle as per his Autopsy report. The disease that Dallas encountered was a genetic one. His family had a history of cardiovascular disease including both hypertension and atherosclerosis.
McCarver’s girlfriend Brooke whose real name is Ashley Mae Sebera told TMZ that they had shortly spoken on the phone before the incident happened. The bodybuilder said to her that he was going to cook the dinner and said, ‘I love you. Goodbye,’ before hanging up the phone.
Dallas McCarver with his then-girlfriend, Dana Brooke aka Ashley Mae Sebera in 2017 (Photo: Dallas's Instagram)
Based on some wiki sites, his girlfriend clears that there is no indication of foul play with him doing workout earlier in the day. The body builder’s girlfriend told his fans to stay strong as that is what he would have wanted.
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The 27-year-old famous bodybuilder was laid to rest at Independence Cemetery in Henderson County, Tennessee, in the United States.
Career and Progression
Dallas McCarver was a rising star whose job started at a young age. With his hard work in the gym, he became the youngest pro ever to win an overall champion at the pro qualifier in 2012. He took it all at the North American Championship at the age of 21. The bodybuilding superstar had been training at Flex Lewis’ gym in Florida with his fellow partner Josh Lenartowicz.
The bodybuilding star had two wins on the pro level which includes 2015 California Pro and the 2016 Chicago Pro. Previously he also finished second to Cedric McMillan in the thrilling finale to the Arnold Classic in Columbus. Then he received a second-place medal at the New Zealand Pro a week later. Everything was going well, but unfortunately, he failed to finish the Arnold Australia as he nearly collapsed at the stage due to his respiratory infection. He finished 8th at 2016 — my Olympia competition.
In recent years, he had started his clothing brand and used to do branding through his Instagram account.
McCarver was born in Boca Raton, Florida, the United States in 1991 and he celebrates his birthday on April 9. The American national belongs to the Afro-American ethnicity. He has a proper height of 6 feet and 1 inch and weighs 300lbs. He died on 22 August 2017 at the age of 27.