Pro Bodybuilder Paul Poloczek has left for the heavenly abode. He passed away at the age of 37. Our hearts go out to the friends and family of the champion. Continue reading to know more about the cause of his death.
Paul’s partner Kathrin shared the sad news on social media
Poloczek’s ladylove Kathrin DeNev shared the heartbreaking news of her husband’s death in a social media post on Instagram. She posted an image of a black ribbon and Poloczek that read, “Bodybuilding was your life. You are not forgotten, you live on in our hearts. We will love you forever.”
DeNev went on to say, “I love you, baby.” As of now, the cause of Paul’s death has not been revealed. According to Generation Iron, he was last seen at the NPC Worldwide Championships in Germany on May 28, 2022. He passed away a few hours after the tournament.
Not long ago, his wife also made another post and she shared a picture of Paul on the social networking service Instagram with a heartfelt caption. She wrote, “I’ll do everything that your dream lives on❤🙏. Love you❤”
When did Paul Poloczek step into the world of bodybuilding?
Paul was born in Poland and he spent a large majority of his life in Germany. During his childhood days, he was a soccer player but soon afterward he began exploring the sport of bodybuilding and he felt that this was his passion, his calling. He decided to start bodybuilding at the young age of 16.
Then, Poloczek won his first Junior Championship bodybuilding competition at 17 and a couple of years later he went on to secure second place at the German Championships in the Super-Heavyweight division 2012.
The pro bodybuilder joined the renowned Powerhouse Gym franchise in Germany in the year 2002 and who knew that one day he will end up becoming the owner of the gym. He got his pro card after winning the Arnold Classic Amateur tournament in Ohio, USA.
How did the fans react to the demise of the bodybuilder?
As soon as the news of Paul’s passing away came out, the fans couldn’t stop themselves from paying tributes to the great bodybuilder on the social media platform Twitter.
One user wrote, “Today’s “sudden” death. A Polish bodybuilder has died just hours after leaving a tournament. Paul Poloczek died suddenly (there’s that word again) aged 37. “Mystery surrounds the Polish athletes passing.” Every day. Every fucking day. And crickets from the media.”
Today's "sudden" death.
A Polish bodybuilder has died just hours after leaving a tournament.
Paul Poloczek died suddenly (there's that word again) aged 37.
"Mystery surrounds the Polish athletes passing."
Every day. Every fucking day. And crickets from the media.
— MateJustMate (@John92318516) May 30, 2022
Another user tweeted, “Can we not go a day without someone dying suddenly? Polish bodybuilder Paul Poloczek dies aged 37, hours after tournament.”
— Miss🌸Information 🌸 (@BeckInOz) May 30, 2022
Followed by a user who penned, “Bodybuilder Paul Poloczek Dead at 37 That’s like the third one this year right??? What the hell”
Bodybuilder Paul Poloczek Dead at 37 https://t.co/seFdkp1sgl That’s like the third one this year right??? What the hell🤯🤯🤯🤨
— ♋️Linda Listen 💎 ♋️(912) 🇺🇸 🇺🇦 (@Yummytootie) June 1, 2022
These were a few reactions of the fans to the passing away of the bodybuilder. We send our deepest condolences to the close friends and family of Paul Poloczek during this hard time. Don’t forget to stay tuned with us for the latest updates from the world of showbiz.