Feb 26, 2023:
Manipur’s bodybuilding team of seven members, including five bodybuilders, has been chosen to represent the north-eastern state in the upcoming 12th Federation Cup 2023, senior men’s and women’s bodybuilding, as well as men’s and women’s physique sports championships, will be held in Nainital, Uttarakhand, from April 14 to 15, according to All Manipur Body Building Association (AMBBA) officials.
The AMBBA held a trial selection for the Manipur bodybuilding team on Saturday.
The selected bodybuilders include L Sobhaschandra Singh (85kg) of Manipur police sports club (Men’s bodybuilding) Leishangthem Sarita (Open category) of Royal Fitness Academy Thoubal in women’s bodybuilding, Engudam Kavita Chanu (Open category) of Friends Fitness Gym,Tera in women’s bodybuilding, Matonthei Raleng and Mayoshin Khapai Tanao Shimrah both from Royal Gym Ukhrul (Open category) in Women’s sports model physique competitions.
According to an AMBBA press release, the two AMBBA officials who will accompany the state bodybuilders to the competitions are Y Nirbir Singh Manager cum coach and W Jamuna Devi Assistant coach.