A bodybuilder in the midst of the top has died in a motorbike crash moments after posting photos of his motorcycle on Instagram.
Ryeley Palfi, 19 died in the tragic crash on Wednesday. Tributes are flooding in from all over the bodybuilding community to the upcoming star.
His father Rick confirmed his death via postings in Facebook and Instagram and Instagram, stating that “words can’t even begin to explain the pain”.
Ryeley was widely regarded as an emerging star, with more than 91,000 followers of Instagram and 16,000 viewers on Youtube.
And, tragically, just minutes before his death, Ryeley was sharing videos of his yellow and blue motorbike.
The singer reportedly told his fans that it was raining and the roads slippery when he returned home and headed for the gym.
The precise circumstances surrounding the accident remain undetermined however the loss of his life has been a tragedy for families, supporters and bodybuilding colleagues.
He was an emerging star in the discipline of classic physique which is intended to bring back traditional bodybuilding designs and is endorsed by the bodybuilding icon and actor Arnold Schwarzenegger.
The teen Canadian athlete Ryeley was touted to be a potential Mr. Olympia champion in the sport due to his upcoming make the switch to professional.
And his father Rick stated that Ryeley was only two weeks removed to the “biggest show yet”.
“I cannot believe that you’re gone. I am shocked that I need to work to get on with you , but not but in the next chapter of my life.” He wrote in Facebook. “You have touched the lives of so many people during your 20+ years of existence. You had huge hopes and ambitions.”
“You have always been my superhero. Always will be my hero.”
Rick was also grateful to all of them for their assistance and for their kind words in regards to Ryeley.
“This has been the worst day of my life but with all your help it truly does help,” the man said.
“It brings me joy. It makes me cry. It makes me feel every emotion that I can think of.”
He added: “His spirit is Iive and energetic. He hears you all. Talk to him , he’s listening.”
“He truly regrets the pain. He was only there to help others and he certainly did. Thanks for the thoughtful words.”
Other tributes have been made to Ryeley by those in the sport such as world record-holder Greg Doucette.
“I just watched some of @ryeley.palfi videos yesterday and was planning a video on him,” he told me.
“Spoke to him in DM’s and was excited to see and cheer for him to get his IFBB pro card.”
“So heartbreaking to see this happen, and so much too young. It was a terrible accident. Our condolences go out to his friends and family.”
Bodybuilder from Las Vegas Craig Golias added “RIP brother.”
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