Dwayne Johnson is a terrific personality with an equally terrific bodybuild, but do you know what? He gives the credit of his great physique to his personal trainer, Dave Rienzi. Ever wondered what it is about Dave that got him the credit? Let’s take a look at his profile via these facts.
1. Dave Rienzi started his career as a trainer.
Born 25 April 1984 in America, he belongs to the North American ethnicity. He started his career as a trainer before he went on to become a bodybuilder and eventually, The Rock’s personal trainer. He is an American bodybuilder, conditioning trainer, bodybuilding model and also a businessman.
2. Dave Rienzi’s wife is Dwayne’s ex-wife.
You know about Dwayne Johnson’s married life with his ex-wife, Dany Garcia? The two were college sweethearts as they attended the University of Miami. They were paired as man and wife for 10 years having gotten married in 1997 after dating for 7 years. Yes, that was in the past. Dany is now Dave’s wife.
They met each other during Rock’s fitness routine with Dave and got married on 29 March 2014. She is a film producer, a pro wrestler, and a bodybuilder. The couple is living a happy life together. The Rock is equally hooked as he has been in a relationship with an American singer, Lauren Hashian since 2007.
3. Dave oversees the Rock’s total fitness regimen while his wife is on his (Dwayne’s) professional side.
Dany was not just a wife to her ex-husband, she managed him since the early days of his career from his football days to WWE and it wouldn’t be out of place to credit her for the brand he represents today. His acting career is not left out on the list she manages and she sure knows a thing or two about scripts as she used to make comments on the roles he takes.
Apart from the beautiful daughter, Simeone Alexandra Johnson, who they share, they birthed a production house named Seven Bucks and still run different business ventures. We can confidently call them friends and business partners.
On the other hand, the winner of 2017 Favourite premium series actor, Dwayne the Rock wields his great physique because Dave is at the front to help him build and attain that. The three D’s (Dwayne, Dave, and Dany) are on good terms and even exchange gifts as friends.
The Rock considers Dave a good friend and credits him for his fitness and great physique calling him his strength coach. He (Dwayne) sent his trainer a basket of cookies on his birthday and acknowledges him for the look he portrays.
4. He has a strong passion for his career and gets a good reward for it too.
Even before he took up the job as the Rock’s personal trainer, Dave had taken part in various bodybuilding competitions under the light heavyweight category. He ranked 4th in the NPC South Eastern US Championships in 2011 and recently competed in IFBB North Americans where he finished in 3rd position.
Besides taking part in competitions, he runs his own strength and conditioning fitness center known as Renzi Strength and Conditioning, a one-on-one private training facility which is located in Sunrise, Florida. His hard work, passion, and dedication to his course have earned him a well deserved net worth of $2 million.
5. Dave Rienzi has trained other celebrities but the Rock remains the most famous.
The Rock was trained for 7 years by Billy Beck during his distinctive WWE career before he made his exit to focus on Hollywood. However, just before Wrestlemania in 2011, he started working with Dave and since then, he’s (Dave) employing his aesthetic skills to improve and maintain the Rock’s huge physic. He promotes Hercules workout program with his client.
Apart from Dwayne, he has also trained many celebrities including NFL stars like Kayvon Webster.
6. His body size is terrific.
The Rock is not the only one who rocks a great physique, Dave is not left out in the clique of terrific body owners. He has the ideal height of 6′ 1″ (1.84 m) which is borne confidently by a weight of 112 kg. His other striking features include a chest which measures 47 inches, waist, 22 inches and hip, 34 inches.
Dave Rienzi believes in a short and intense workout with healthy nutrition. He says it assists the muscles and tones them and he usually gives 45-60 minutes of exercise protocol to his trainees.
He is famous on Instagram with over 30k followers and on Twitter with a following of over 700.