Brad Castleberry is one of the well-known names in today’s athletic world. Brad Castleberry is a professional bodybuilder who also an Ex-footballer. Besides bodybuilding, he does powerlifting as well. Brad played for major leagues as an Ex-footballer. Brad Castleberry this name can be heard in the form of fame or hate. But nowadays, the hate fact about Brad comes into the limelight more.
- Involved in various controversies regarding workout throughout his career
- Claims that he took part in the National Football League
- Lifts more than 750 pounds of weight
- Obtained gym membership at a young age
- Inspired by his grandfather and father
- Founder of Castleberry Nutrition
- Has a clothing business related to workout
- Participated in Muscle Mania
- Pays extra attention to stretching
- Goes to the gym six times every week
Some quick information about Brad Castleberry
Bradly Scott Castleberry
Date of Birth
June 10, 1989
30 years (as in 2019)
Bodybuilder, Ex-footballer, Instagram Star(at present)
Estimated Net Worth in 2019
Primary Income source Instagram Star.
Brad Castleberry's Name, Birth, and Family
Brad Castleberry is a pro bodybuilder, pro powerlifter and an entrepreneur. His real name is Bradly Scott Castleberry, and he was born in San Diego, California on 10th June 1989. By birth, he is an American. Brad wants to be an athlete from his childhood. He started a gym at the age of 15, and till now he continues it. Along with this, Brad also played other football teams as well. He is famous for his enormous physique strengths.
Brad Castleberry's Career as a Bodybuilder
Brad has an enormous interest in bodybuilding. He always wanted to be an entrepreneur from his childhood. That's why he has owned a gym. During his high school, Brad started training with weights. In the meantime, Brad trained with his friends in his friend's garage only having a small bench, curl bar, and dumbbells. His mom brought his first membership card at the age of 15. From then to till now, he is focusing on his weight lifting and bodybuilding career.
Brad Castleberry participated in his first bodybuilding competition at the age of 19. Then he started to focus on different local and regional shows and started to join there, and as a result, he decided to compete as a pro competitor. Brad initiated his working out more enthusiastically. After several months of practice, he finally got the chance to attend the show "Muscle Mania". His enormous and hard training paid off, and he got the first place in that pro-competition.
Brad Castleberry's Career as a footballer
After getting the first prize from "Muscle Mania" he wanted to make himself as a number one bodybuilder and weight lifter that's why he continued his bodybuilding training. But over the years, this bodybuilding training was developing stress over him. Then Brad decided to take a break for sometimes. But, he didn't want to waste his time as well. Brad has a competitive mind by nature which helped him start to train people for football games. Brad participated in two major football competition, and in those games, he shows his athletic skills and got famous. Brad played football games in local junior college football teams for 2-years.
After having these two years break, Brad back to the gym with refreshment and now he is passionate about powerlifting again. He wants to make a world record by lifting an insane amount of weights. Besides these, he also involved in supplement and clothing business.
Brad Castleberry's Age, Height & Weight
Brad Castleberry is 30 years of age. He is almost 177.5 cm or 5'10" tall. His weight around 245 to 255lbs which is equivalent to 111.1-115.7 Kgs.
Brad Castleberry fake weights
Nowadays, Brad Castleberry is much more known as "The king of fake weights". This former football player was famous for his bodybuilding and weightlifting, but at present, he is renowned for becoming a highly controversial social media sensation. After having a successful career in bodybuilding and power-lifting; he turned to social media to find Success. In YouTube and Instagram, he usually uploads videos of lifting an insane amount of weight. Everyone accused that he lifted fake weights. Though it is not proven that he raised the fake weights.
To remove the accusation over himself, he has released a series of YouTube videos which he uses as "proof" of his legitimacy. In this video, he measures the weights on a scale in a not edited video proving that his lifts are real. Brad is just a natural giant that is circled by haters and doubters. Here he recreates his famous 7-plates, 675lb (306 kg), Deadlift. Brad's very first video was in 2007 where he lifted 675lbs with a spotted. In the 2018 video, you can see that he was lifting the same amount of weight, which means it is his maximum capacity of weight lifting. That's the same weight he has been seen to lift out, and it was clearly showed that he was struggling with it at least an entire decade. It's nearly impossible to be regular at the gym for 11 years and not improve the lifting number at all.
Brad's most famous squat video comes from 2014, where he did 765lbs with a spotter who was hugging him so tightly. If you search YouTube and type in 765lbs squat, you can find pout that professional power lifters struggle with that weight, but Brad didn't struggle with those weights. He performed so well, which creates doubt in mind. In conclusion, it can be said that either Brad is a liar and a fraud or a horrible weight lifter. It's up to you which title will go with him.
Brad Castleberry Instagram
Brad Castleberry is highly affected by Instagram. He is an Instagram star. His primary income source comes from Instagram. His Instagram account is Brad Castleberry. He has 779.9k Followers, 76 following and 2154 Posts. You can see his Instagram photos and videos from BradlyCastleberry (@bradcastleberry).
Brad Castleberry & Brian Shaw
Brian Shaw who is known as one of WSM's most colossal Strongmen in the world who has gained the world's Strongest Man crown for 4-times. He won the crown in 2011, again in 2013 and the third triumph in 2015 with the fourth in Botswana, 2016.
Shaw also holds a fantastic set of world strength records, from the 825lb Squat to the 880lb Deadlift, to the 1,140 strapped Hummer Tire Lift. Brian Shaw, who gets the 4-time World's Strongest Man championship, has challenged Brad Castleberry via his official Instagram. Brain Shaw posted a video on his Instagram where he tagged and challenged Brad Castleberry while he is doing the triceps exercise. Though several different people have challenged Brad Castleberry because of accusing of using fake weights; for the first time, he openly accepted the challenge of the world strongest man. So we can hope that it would be the end of Brad Castleberry's fake weights era.
Brad Castleberry workout
He was always infatuated with working out. It included curling dumbbells, bars, setups, push ups, and anything that required strength. From his childhood, he was fascinated with muscles, flexing, and bodybuilders.
Brad Castleberry's favorite exercise is the wide-grip pull-down. It causes an overdeveloped chest and pulls the shoulders and arms forward. His least favorite activity is stretching, and he always stretches for 10-15 minutes after every workout. Stretching is the most beneficial thing for the body, which helps for muscle growth. Along with these exercises and workouts, he maintains a clean and healthy diet but no too strict. It's all about quality, balanced food, and eating food at a scheduled time.
Brad Castleberry called out
In the bodybuilding and weightlifting world, you have heard a lot about Brad Castleberry not only for his enormous strength but also for the rumors about fake weight lifting. In social media, his videos are prevalent and often receive quite a several reactions. He is a strong guy, undoubtedly. He lifts some insane amount of weights and regularly posts it on his Instagram, Facebook page, and YouTube channel. He is not such a famous person rather than he is the most hated person in fitness.
He gets called out frequently to prove himself that he is not a fake weight lifter. But he never responds over them, and now he responds openly to the called out of Brain Shaw, the strongest man in the world.
Brad Castleberry net worth
The information about Brad Castleberry's net worth is not available on the internet at present. But his prime income source is Instagram. He is an Instagram star and a very talked over the person.
Brad Castleberry wife
There is no information about Brad Castleberry's wife, not even any picture as well.