Phil Heath isn’t shy about telling it like it is.

The four time Olympia champion is no stranger to speaking his mind. He’s a proud champion with a chip on his shoulder and why not? The man is already entering some rarefied air with his current Olympia win streak. As bodybuilding fans we all understand that the media plays a major role in how the sport is portrayed and for the most part it’s held in low regard. Unfortunately, with the exception of a few, most media outlets simply perpetuate bodybuilding stereotypes.In this exclusive behind the scenes clip, Phil discusses his thoughts on bodybuilding’s media representation and lays to rest the stereotypes that plague the sport. Check it out above!

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Jonathan Salmon
Managing editor of Generation Iron, Jonathan Salmon is a writer, martial arts instructor, and geek culture enthusiast. He has been writing about bodybuilding, combat sports, and strength sports for over 8 years. Check out his YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Sound Cloud for in-depth MMA analysis.