The rumors about Flex Wheeler’s comback has officially been announced at the Arnold Classic Expo 2017. Flex confirms that he will be returning to the IFBB pro stages in a close future.
The last time the now 53 year old Wheeler competed was at Ironman Pro Invitational in 2003, a show where he too the 3rd. Flex has battled serious kidney issues the last decades. In additon to his physical condition, one of the questions are of course what possible health risks a comeback at this level could imply.