While you were thinking about the fat you have put on during Diwali week, Junaid Kaliwala, one of the finest men's physique athletes in India, bagged a gold medal for India at the NPC Eastern USA 2016. The National Physique Committee (NPC) is one of the biggest amateur physique organizations in the world. Most legendary international bodybuilders, figure athletes, bikini athletes, men's physique athletes and classic athletes in the world have started their career on the prestigious stage of the NPC.
In our conversation with Junaid, he told us that he will be competing in another NPC championship, which is scheduled this week. He also appreciated the support being given to him by his sponsors, Fitline, a gym equipment brand, Physique Global, a fitness mentoring and educative service brand and Unlimited Nutrition, an eminent supplement brand are some of the companies behind him.
Junaid is being coached by the USA based Dave Palumbo and Kenny Wallach, for his contest preparation and posing routine respectively. He told us that both his coaches worked really hard on him for his NPC preparation and he proudly gives credit to them for his incredible physique and the mesmerizing posing routine.
Junaid's latest international victory at NPC Eastern is a true sign of India's growing potential in the bodybuilding sport. Prior to his recent win at NPC Eastern USA, he had also lifted the trophy for NPC metropolitan last year. He is now looking forward to a pro card and the opportunity to represent India at the much coveted Olympia stage.
Rachit Dua is an advanced K11 certified fitness coach for general and special population (people with medical issues, old age people, pregnant women, and children) and a certified sports nutritionist. You can get in touch with him here.