Calum Von Moger is a professional and award-winning bodybuilder, actor, YouTuber, and inspirational speaker. He is also a fashion model and a brand ambassador and has worked with global brands like Gucci. He grew up like a regular kid on a farm and did not possess an impressive physique while growing, rather he referred to himself as skinny growing up. Moger is also an animal lover and has helped to rescue and provide shelter for animals affected by wildfire in his home in California.
Calum Von Moger Biography (Age)
Calum Von Moger was born on June 9, 1990, in the South-Eastern City of Victoria in Australia. He was born on a farm and has five siblings. The family had several types of animals on their farm which is one of the things that influenced his love for animals. He remembers growing up fondly in a very organized home and recalls that every member of the family had very specific and disciplined routines. The discipline instilled in young Calum would help shape his life and career in later years.
His family moved to a much bigger city, Geelong, in his native country Australia in 1984 while he was 14 years old. It was in this city that his older brother encouraged him to go to the gym with him, a decision which ultimately channeled his life to become a professional bodybuilder, with a very impressive body physique. Calum’s rivalry with his older brother, who he described as being stronger and taller, challenged him to train harder and lift more weights, and ultimately to become the award-winning bodybuilder that he is today.
He won his first ever bodybuilding competition in 2010, and this achievement greatly increased his drive and determination to continue his chosen bodybuilding hobby which he later turned to a career.
While still a young bodybuilder, Calum looked up to role models such as Steve Reeves, who starred in the TV series “Hercules”, and former Mr. Universe, Arnold Schwarzenegger. Many people currently believe that Calum will ultimately take over from Arnold Schwarzenegger, and have dubbed him as “Arnold 2.0″.
As an actor, Calum Von Moger starred in his first movie, the bodybuilding documentary film “Generation Iron 2″ released in 2017, appearing as himself. He also starred in the American comedy-drama “Bigger: The Joe Weider Story” released in 2018, where he portrayed a young Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Calum has won several awards and competitions. In 2011, he became the NABBA Junior International Champion in Melbourne and in the same year, he won the WFF Junior Mr. Universe in Baden, Australia, WFF Mr. He also won Mr. Universe in South Korea (2014) and WFF Pro Mr. Universe in France (2015), among others.
As at 2018, Calum was reportedly worth about $2 million to $2.5 million. Most of his earnings come from his career as an actor, YouTube content creator, and professional fitness model. Some sources claim he earns about $230 daily from his YouTube fitness content, and as much as $ 84,000 each year as well.
Girlfriend and Sister
Calum is currently dating model Taylor Ray. Their relationship began in 2017, and there are no current rumors about a break up between them. They frequently share photos of their time together on Instagram, where they have a joint account with the name TaylorandCalum. They also share videos on YouTube.
Previously, Calum dated fitness model Karina Elle. Their relationship began in 2015, but by 2017, they walked their separate ways when he dumped her after he had an accident climbing a cliff with his brothers, where he hurt his right knee. She said some uncomplimentary words against him, and that ended their relationship on a sour note.
Calum regularly posts pictures with his sister, Anna Von Moger on social media, and both appear to be quite fond of each other. Anna is a social media influencer who as of 2018, was in a relationship with the Australian football player, Tom Boyd. Because of her brother, she is very popular in the bodybuilding community.
Height and Weight
For a man whose career is built around his body, it is easy for one to assume that he has a height and body built. Well, he does. Calum’s physical attributes are as follows: He is 6 feet and 2 inches tall (188 cm), he weighs between 245 and 255 lbs (about 115.7 Kg). His chest is 48 inches across (121.9 cm) while his arms and thighs measure 20 inches (50.8 cm) and 26 inches (66 cm) respectively.