The Myanmar National Bodybuilding and Physique Sports Competition 2019 was held yesterday at the Myanmar Convention Centre in Yangon.
Altogether 145 men and women bodybuilding and physique athletes took part in this competition. The Myanmar Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation included 15 categories (men and women) in the championship.
Prizes ranging from K100,000 to K300,000 were awarded to winners.
There are 60kg, 70kg, 80kg, over 80kg, men athletic physique, men sport physique under 170cm, men fitness physique, men over 45 ages and Under -21 events. Competitions also included women athletic physique, fitness physique, model physique over 160 cm, model physique under 160cm, mixed pair (duet contest with men and women).
“We’ll select talented bodybuilders-both men and women- from this national competition as the preliminary national athletes for the 16th Southeast Asian Bodybuilding and Physique championships,” Myanmar Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation’s secretary U Kyaw Sein Than said last week.
Myanmar will host the 16th Southeast Asian Bodybuilding and Physique championship in Yangon on May 16-21. Aiming for this international competition, Myanmar Bodybuilding and Phyisque Sports Federation will select national athletes from the national competition.