Larissa Borges, a well-known fitness influencer from Brazil, tragically died at the age of 33 following two cardiac arrests. The reasons behind these sudden health crises remain unclear. Borges’ family announced her passing on social media, sharing their deep sorrow over the unexpected loss.
Borges, affectionately known as Lari by her fans, was a beloved figure in the fitness world. She had amassed a following of over 32,000 on Instagram, where she regularly posted about her fitness journey and lifestyle. Her sudden death has left her followers and the fitness community in shock.
On August 20, Borges was rushed to the hospital after suffering a cardiac arrest in the city of Gramado. She was placed in a coma for a week, during which she experienced a second cardiac arrest that ultimately led to her death. In addition to her role as an influencer, Borges was also a student of physical education.
Despite her commitment to a healthy lifestyle, Borges was unable to survive the second cardiac arrest. Her family remembered her as a vibrant woman who left a legacy of “love, joy, and determination.” They described her as a person with a magnetic personality, capable of lighting up any room with her infectious energy.
The family also acknowledged Borges’ fierce fight for life, although they did not provide any specific details about her health struggles. They expressed the profound void left by her passing and wished for her soul to find peace.
Borges had a significant online presence, regularly sharing selfies, travel photos, and health and fitness content. After her passing, her family took over her account to keep her fans updated on the situation. Her followers responded with an outpouring of support and condolences.
The family is currently raising funds to transport Borges’ body from Gramado to her hometown, Brasília. Local authorities have reportedly begun an investigation into the circumstances surrounding her death.