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$3K Boost For Tourney

The annual Bodyworks and Physique Championship received a timely $3000 boost at the Novotel Nadi on Monday. Organiser Albert Veeran thanked Pacific Fitness Denarau Gym, Novotel Nadi, Anita Jewellers, Wellman
17 Jun 2015 09:04
$3K Boost For Tourney

The annual Bodyworks and Physique Championship received a timely $3000 boost at the Novotel Nadi on Monday.

Organiser Albert Veeran thanked Pacific Fitness Denarau Gym, Novotel Nadi, Anita Jewellers, Wellman Optimuscle, The Chronicle, Metro Gym, Balance Fiji, Neutech, Bhagat Health Care Services, Crib Fitness, Merchant Finance and Red Apron.

“Participants will walk away with more this year,” he said.

“It was a successful event last year and we expect the same around this year. We had international commendation without the ponsors support it is going to be big.”

He said a new winner will be crowned in this year event since defending champ Lenaitasi Vuliwaqa, former Mr Fiji and Mr Bodyworks is part of the national team 2015 Pacific Games.

“New winner will be crowned as last year champs won’t be competition but will be guest poser for the night,” he added.

Veeran said 21 males will compete over spread of six categories while three women be part of the inaugural physique category.”

Pacific Fitness Denarau Gym director Sam Amin said they the bodybuilding industry is growing in Fiji.

“We are proud to come on board to be part of this event as the body building in Fiji is growing immensely and there is huge potential to grow,” said Amin.

He said Lote Tuqiri a professional Australian and Fijian representative, a dual-code rugby footballer who last played for South Sydney Rabbitohs will be present at the event as well.

“He is a proud of his Fijian heritage and his forever grateful for the ongoing support he gets from his Fijian fans.

“Lote Tuqiri is a proud Fijian who hasn’t forgotten his routes his presence in Denarau will be greatly welcomed.”

Members of the gym and general public are invited to meet dual international Lote Tuqiri this Saturday between 10 am till 12pm as they unveil ‘Get Fit with Lote Tuqiri’.

Feedback: waisean@fijisun.com.fj

 



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