LAHORE The 2nd Classic Mr Pakistan Bodybuilding Contest will be held on April 10 here at the Alhamra Hall under the aegis of Pakistan Bodybuilding Promotion Federation under the sponsorship banner of Sufi Group of Industries.
Addressing a press conference, Chief Executive Sufi Groups Tariq Ullah Sufi promised to keep supporting the sport and vowed to raise the prize every year.
secretary PBBPF Babar Ismail Butt said that the winner would be awarded 800-cc car. The pre-judging of the Classic will be held on April 8 and 9 at a local hotel while the final will be held on the 10th at Alhamra.
He informed that competitions will be held in seven weight categories including 60 kgs, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, and 90 plus and the winner of each category will compete in the final. He said that prizes would be given in six weight categories while the final winner will be awarded 800-cc car.
Babar further said that Mian Hamza Shahbaz Sharif will be the chief guest of the final.
Speaking on the occasion, former Mr Asia Yahya Butt said that the main purpose of the competition is to bring fresh talent in the sport.
We are looking for fresh talent and the car put at stake is to promote healthy activity, said Yahya, who had won three Mr Asia titles and was Mr Pakistan five times.