Plitt’s death came as a shock to many friends and fans.
Candles and flowers have been placed at a makeshift memorial Plitt was struck and killed.
He likes to live a very active lifestyle and enjoys the challenges of pushing himself mentally and physically every day.
He was sponsored by several fitness companies and the nutritional-supplement company MET-Rx, which on Sunday expressed sadness about his death on Twitter.“With profound sorrow, we acknowledge that the world has lost a true inspiration,” MET-Rx tweeted.
He will be on Bravo soon: The network has decided to air the episodes of Friends To Lovers in which Greg Plitt appears with Melanie Marden, according to a Thursday report from TMZ; the bodybuilder died on Saturday in a train accident in LAPlitt, among the more recognizable faces and physiques in the fitness industry, was shooting a video for his website with two crew members when the Metrolink commuter train hit him Saturday afternoon in Burbank, authorities and friends said.
He was starring in the Bravo TV reality series “Friends to Lovers,” which documented the trial and tribulations of dating his best friend.“This is a terrible tragedy,” Bravo tweeted.
“Our thoughts and deepest sympathy are with Greg Plitt's family and friends at this extremely difficult time.”Plitt also appeared in the films "Terminator Salvation" and "Grudge Match" as well as the soap opera "Days of Our Lives.”The West Point graduate and former U. Army Ranger appeared in more than 250 fitness magazines.
A graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, Greg Plitt, went on to become a Captain and Ranger in the US Army.He is now self-employed in the entertainment and fitness fields, constantly busy as a motivational speaker, entrepreneur and model.He is also shown lifting a weighted barbell while standing on train tracks in what appears to be Burbank.In another segment, Plitt performs box jumps as a Metrolink train passes behind him.
Plitt had filmed a 2013 fitness video on railroad tracks.It shows Plitt setting a timer and then performing push-ups on the tracks.