Arnett E. Washington II is a living fitness legend. Born with cerebral palsy, some would say that there were odds stacked against him, but not Arnett. This 43-year-old will inspire you as he prepares for bodybuilding competitions in the city.
Arnett shares with the Seattle Times, “A lot of people in the world said I couldn’t do the things I wanted to do, but not my mama. She was the sergeant. And I ended up going to college, getting a degree, getting a job, having children. I can do almost anything I want to.”
Arnett is an award-winning bodybuilder. Nothing can stop him. Watch his competition below.
Commenters reacted to his astounding determination and physique. Belinda Watson wrote, “Love this!! He looks incredible and his dedication and hard work is evident. That tremendous smile on his face shows pure happiness and passion.” Karen Clarke commented, “I have never been more impressed by a video in my life! What an amazing and dedicated human! Much respect!!!” And Jane Anderson finished with, “RESPECT!!!!!! And a wee tear! That is awesome. I have a granddaughter who has physical disabilities and nothing stops her either!!!”