This April, Goa was host to bodybuilders and athletes from all across the country for the Indian Body Building 6th Federation Cup, which was held at Ravindra Bhavan in Madgaon, Goa. The 6th Federation Cup 2017 National Senior Men’s Body Building and Men’s & Women’s Sport Physique Championship, organized by Goa Body Building and Fitness Association, was sponsored exclusively by IBBF, mobiefit, Viva Fitness, and the Sports Authority of Goa. In addition, Gym and Tonic Goa, founded by bodybuilding champion Shwetha Bhatia also backed the event. Shwetha, who has won multiple medals in national bodybuilding championships, was one of the judges for this event.
Bodybuilding is a commitment like no other and requires years of unflinching dedication. The athletes had traveled from far and wide to compete among the best physique models and athletes in the country. While only a few could win the Top 3 spots. there were several who came close and impressed the audience and the judges. Here are some glimpses from the 6th Federation Cup:
Finishing touches before the physique competition at the 6th Federation Cup 2017
Contestants showing off their chest definition at the 6th Federation Cup 2017 National Senior Men’s Body Building and Men’s & Women’s Sport Physique Championship
Out of the numerous participants only 3 champions won the esteemed spotThe winners at the 6th IBBF Federation Cup in Goa
The coveted IBBF trophy that many had their eyes on but only a few managed to grab