Present Traditional Physique Olympia Champion Chris Bumstead is aware of being within the remaining standoff on the large stage. For the final two years, Bumstead has been introduced by Bob Cicherillo because the O champ. Within the two years previous to that, he had been the runner-up to then-Traditional Physique king Breon Ansley.

On the newest version of “Monday Night time Muscle,” Bumstead joined Cicherillo and co-host Shawn Ray to speak about his victory and career in the sport. Through the interview, he was requested to ship a message to his opponents that can face him in Orlando this 12 months. The Canadian celebrity made it clear that he plans on retaining his title for a very long time to come back.

“Not a lot to say in addition to they higher be prepared as a result of it gained’t be straightforward,” Bumstead says. “You’ll be able to inform all of them that they’ll combating for second place.”

Those self same opponents might as properly settle for that he gained’t be leaving the division anytime quickly, both. “C-Bum” put to relaxation hypothesis and discussions that he would ultimately transfer to Open. Whereas many imagine he would maintain his personal towards the elite of that division, Bumstead feels that he has a legacy to create in his division now.

“It actually was 1,000,000 greenback query after this 12 months,” he says. “Everybody saved asking me for some purpose if I used to be transferring to the Open. And whereas I feel it could be enjoyable, I feel my legacy and my goals lie in Classic Physique. I actually wish to, like, make an announcement and win at the least 5 or so titles.”

The interview with the two-time champion may be seen in its entirety on the newest episode of Monday Night time Muscle, which airs each Monday at 6 p.m. EST on the Digital Muscle YouTube channel.