Bodybuilding superstar Rich Piana is alive and fighting for his life after a medical emergency in Florida this week so says his girlfriend.
TMZ Sports has learned Piana’s fitness model girlfriend, Chanel Jansen, was with Piana when he collapsed and hit his head on Monday afternoon.
Sources tell TMZ Chanel administered CPR on the massive 46-year-old until help arrived.
He was transported to a nearby hospital where he was put in a medically induced coma. There were rumors that Piana died from his injuries but Chanel says that’s just not true.
” I just want to be clear [Piana] is still alive,” Chanel says … “All myself and his family are asking for is positive thoughts, prayers, and love.”