Joe Rogan is known to indulge in numerous topics on his renowned podcast. Having shared the room with some of the most brilliant minds in the world, Rogan is a very knowledgeable person. However, there are still things and people that Rogan has been unaware of, including Sam Sulek.
For those unaware, Sam Sulek is a 21-year-old bodybuilder who has become an overnight internet sensation. Owing to his massive and impressive physique, Sam has acquired quite a following online. Currently, Sulek boasts a following of 3.6 million on Instagram, 2.34 million subscribers on YouTube, and 2.1 million followers on TikTok.
During episode #2068 of The Joe Rogan Experience, guest Cameron Hanes mentioned the bodybuilder. Naturally, Rogan was very curious to see and learn more about the 21-year-old. After hearing Sulek’s voice for the first time, he said, “Bro you can hear the steroids in his voice. He’s gargling with steroids. Look how he’s jacked. Look at the f*king legs on him, holy sh*t, look at his f***ing thighs”. Whilst impressed by the youngster’s physique, Rogan was quick to point out that Sulek was likely on PEDs.
Following his rise in the fitness and bodybuilding space, many have concluded that Sulek is likely on steroids. Notably, IFBB Pro trainer Greg Doucette, who is also a big YouTuber in this space, has come to the same conclusion as well. Despite this, Sam has a certain aura about him that has garnered him such an immense following.
Joe Rogan reacts to Sam Sulek being a diver in the past
As it turns out, Sam Sulek was not entirely unknown to the UFC color commentator. Although his knowledge of the fitness influencer was very limited, Rogan did remember Sulek for putting on a ridiculous amount of muscle mass. Naturally, Rogan and many others believe that he is on steroids. Whilst initially it was only suggested, Sam has since come out and openly admitted to using performance-enhancing drugs.
Hearing about Sam Sulek being a diver in the past, Rogan said, “Woah, really? I bet he makes a hell of a f***ing splash”. Long-time followers of the bodybuilder will likely know that he was very passionate about diving at one point. Competing in state-level competitions at Miami University, Sulek eventually had to make a decision. Seeing the traction he was getting online, Sam chose to leave his life of gymnastics and competitive diving behind.
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Moreover, the main hype or talking point around the Ohio native has always been related to his demeanor. Whilst Sulek controversially takes an unhealthy amount of steroids, he is also a level-headed and soft-spoken person. Thus, many may have expected him to be a loud, boisterous bully, and Sulek is anything but that. With that said, many are also often concerned about his dietary habits.
Although many believe that Sam Sulek gives sound advice, he has been criticized for his inexperience and extreme dietary habits. Thus, many have made content breaking down and explaining why Sam’s workout and diet plans should not be followed by everyone. Seeing that he is still a very young individual, many are hopeful and keen to see Sulek’s development in the coming years.