Patrick «Pat» Mendes has only been a part of the 90 Day Fiancé franchise for a few weeks, but fans are already calling out the weightlifter for dodging responsibility for events in his past.
Before expanding into reality television, Patrick was known for his budding career as a weightlifter. Patrick began training for the Olympics in 2008.
He won the USA National Championship as a super-heavyweight in 2011 and 2012. Unfortunately for Patrick, the 31-year-old was caught using banned substances shortly after, and was suspended from the sport from 2012 to 2014.
A year after his suspension ended, Patrick was again disqualified for using another prohibited performance enhancer. With his professional weightlifting days behind him, Patrick was cast for 90 Day Fiancé season 9, alongside his Brazilian fiancee, Thaís Ramone.Read more on screenrant.com