Samir Bannout Lays Blame Of George Peterson’s Death Was On Modern Coaching Tactics

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Samir Bannout blames “new coaching system” for George Peterson’s tragic passing.

The bodybuilding world is still trying to process the untimely and tragic death of pro bodybuilder George Peterson. The Men’s 212 competitor passed away suddenly in his hotel room just days before being set to compete at the Olympia 2021. Now it seems former Olympia champion Samir Bannout has taken to Instagram with his reaction to the death. In a controversial post, Samir Bannout claimed that the “new coaching system” is to blame for Peterson’s passing at such a young age.

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