Thursday, April 19, 2012

Actors Suniel Shetty and Sanjay Dutt are expected to attend Bodybuilding Championship in Bidar

This one is for all those fanatical about pumping iron. The Karnataka State Body Building and Fitness Association (KSBBFA) and the Bidar District Body Building and Fitness Association are organising Mr. India Senior Bodybuilding Championship and Ms. India Fitness National Championship at Nehru Stadium in Bidar on 21 and 22 April 2012.

M. Chandran, chairman of the technical committee, KSBBFA, said: “This event is being organised to promote fitness and health awareness among youngsters. It also motivates the participation of women, as it is for the first time we are organising a fitness championship for women.”

The event is expected to be inaugurated by Chief Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda. Around 400 bodybuilders are expected to participate in this event in categories of above 55 kg, 60 kg, 65 kg, 70 kg, 75 kg, 80 kg, 85 kg, 90 kg, 95 kg and 95 kg and above.

The Champion of Champions will receive a purse of Rs. 3 lakh and a car. Actors Suniel Shetty, Sanjay Dutt and Aditya Pancholi are also expected at the event. Registration is on the spot.

For details, contact 9900541158 9845697584.

A bodybuilding competition for men and fitness contest for women will be held in Bidar this weekend

source: http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-karnataka/article3329926.ece