Iron Rush fitness club organizes biggest ever bodybuilding championship in Jammu


JAMMU: In the biggest ever body building Championship in the state organized by Iron Rush fitness Club in collaboration with Nutrition Heart at Jammu, Nahih shah wins the title of Junior Mr. J&K, Sandeep Verma wins Senior Mr. J&K, Men's Physique went to Raj Kumar and Mr. Iron Rush Classique 2017 was won by Mohd Arif Qureshi from Uttar Pradesh.
The championship was formally started with lighting up lamps by Sham Chowdhary- Minister for PHE, Sat Sharma, State President BJP and Dr. Devinder Kumar Manyal, (MLA Samba) Chief Patron of the event.Kavinder Gupta, Speaker, J&K Legislative Assembly was the Chief Guest of the function.
Organized at Greater Kailash, the event witnessed heavy rush and warm applause from the audience.
Apart from the main four titles, Best poser of the event was given to Devanshu Verma and Most improved bodybuilder of the state was bagged by Aditya Kundal.
The event was conducted under the guidelines of 'Indian Body Building & Fitness Federation (IBBFF)'. Sunil Walia, Vice President, IBBFF and North India Gen. Secretary Naveen Yadav were Chief Judges and Mukesh Yadav, Sheru and Haji Mohsin were supporting judges of the event.
There were total 310 participants in the championship out of which 120 came from outside the state.Cash prizes worth Rs. 3.5 Lakhs were distributed among the winners of the championship and apart from the prize money, gifts worth Rs. 10,000 each were given to the winners and gifts worth Rs. 5,000 each were given to all the participants.Pushpinder bharti founder member of Iron Rush Classique and itself an only international bodybuilder of the state, managed the event.
The event was sponsored by Sindh TMT Bar, fashion Secret, Viva Fitness, J&K Bank, J&K Tourism department, LIC of India, Trishul Chemicals, Vodafone , Optimum Nutrition, Absolute Nutrition and many more.
Prominent present in the event were, Dr. Suresh Ajay Magotra, Vishal Choudhary, Rajneesh Sharma (Chairman Iron Rush Classique 2017), Kr Rajeev charak, Ajay Pargal , baldev ballrio , ( Retd.DC.) F.C Bhagat, Rahil Gupta (vice Chairmain Sports council Udhampur) and many others.