Who is Jay Cutler?
Jason Isaac ‘Jay’ Cutler was born on 3 August 1973 under the zodiac sign of Leo, in Worcester, Massachusetts USA. He is a 48-year-old former professional bodybuilder, probably best recognized for being an IFBB professional, and a four-time Mr. Olympia winner in 2006, ‘07, ‘09 and 2010.
How rich is he, as of now? Jay Cutler’s Net Worth
As of mid-2022, Jay Cutler’s net worth is estimated at over $30 million, earned largely through his successful career as a professional bodybuilder. He’s also increased his fortune through his business endeavors.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion, Educational Background
Jay Cutler spent his early years on a family farm nearby Sterling in Massachusetts, where he was raised by his father, whose name is unknown, and his mother, Ann Cutler; his parents are now divorced. He has six siblings, three brothers, and three sisters named Kelly Coughlin, Joyce Cutler and Ann Fleming; it’s only known that one of his brothers is named Keith Cutler. Jay holds American nationality, belongs to White Caucasian ethnic group, and is a Christian.
Regarding his education, Jay attended Wachusett Regional High School in Holden, Massachusetts, although t the age of 11 he started working at his brother’s concrete construction company, called Cutler Bros. Concrete. Upon matriculation, he furthered his education at Quinsigamond Community College, from which he obtained his degree in Criminal Justice, so he could later work as a corrections officer for a maximum-security prison.
Jay Cutler became interested in bodybuilding in his teens, under the influence of his personal trainer Marcos Rodriguez, and he started training to become a professional bodybuilder at the age of 18.
He made his debut appearance as a contestant at the 1992 Gold’s Gym Worcester Bodybuilding Championships, in which he ranked second. He took his first victory at the National Physique Committee (NPC) Iron Bodies Invitational – Teenage & Men’s Heavyweight in the following year. He then won the 1993 NPC Teen Nationals – Heavyweight, and the 1995 NPC U.S. Tournament of Champions – Men’s Heavyweight and Overall. Five years later, he took victory at the International Federation of BodyBuilding and Fitness (IFBB) Night Of Champions.
Rise to Prominence
Jay Cutler quickly made a name for himself in the bodybuilding community, so he frequently made appearances in various bodybuilding videos.
One of those is the pre-contest documentary video “Battle For The Olympia 2001”, which was directed by Mitsuru Okabe, and follows the preparation of competitors for the 2001 Mr. Olympia Competition. During the competition, he tested positive for banned diuretics, but somehow still placed second. He then competed at the IFBB Arnold Sports Festival – also known as Arnold Schwarzenegger Sports Festival – and won three competitive titles in 2002, ‘03 and ‘04.
He actually won four more titles in 2003 – Ironman Pro Invitational, San Francisco Pro Invitational, British Grand Prix, and Dutch Grand Prix which he again won in 2006.
Also that year, Jay was the winner of the Austrian Grand Prix and Romanian Grand Prix, and won two consecutive Mr. Olympia titles in 2006 and 2007. Two years later, he defeated Dexter Jackson and won his third Mr. Olympia title, which led him to become the third Mr. Olympia in history to win the title in non-consecutive years, after Arnold Schwarzenegger and Franco Columbu. His fourth Mr. Olympia title came in 2010, when he defeated Phil Heath.
Jay continued to compete at Mr. Olympia competitions over the following years, but didn’t achieve much success; his last appearance was in 2013 when he placed sixth. After two decades of successful accomplishments, Jay retire from competing.
During his bodybuilding career, he covered numerous fitness magazines, such as Flex, Muscular Development, and Muscle and Fitness, among many others.
Following his retirement, he focused on running his own supplement business, Cutler Nutrition. He also launched his own line of merchandise, called Cutler Athletics, which he promotes through his social media accounts.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
Jay Cutler has short naturally blonde hair and blue eyes. He stands at a height of 5ft 11ins (1.80m); his off-season weight is around 290lbs (132kgs), while his competition weight is around 260lbs (118kgs). His chest size is 58, thigh size is 30. biceps size is 22, waist size 34, and calf size 20.
Jay Cutler was married to Kerry; they tied the knot in 1998, but after being married for more than a decade, the couple went their separate ways and divorced in 2009. Following their split, he became romantically involved with Angie Feliciano, who is also known as a professional female bodybuilder and fitness model. His current residence is in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The most important thing to Jay Cutler is his family.
His diet is centered on healthy food and his favorite food is steak.
His favorite body parts to train on are delts and legs.
He’s a huge animal lover and has two pet dogs, named Trace and Scrappy.
He enjoys watching TV shows and films in his spare time – his favorite actors are Robert De Niro and Bruce Willis, while his favorite film is “Die Hard”, and favorite TV show “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation”.
When it comes to music, he’s a huge fan of Tupac Shakur, Snoop Dogg, and The Cure.
His favorite sports are American Football and basketball.