Top 5 Bodybuilders in india : Although most of us swear by the saying ‘a healthy body houses a healthy mind’, many still struggle to implement it in their lives. However, there are a few who follow their passion, put in the hard yards, strive for that perfect body and also bring laurels to the country. Here are List Of Top 5 Bodybuilder in india who have proven their worth on the international stage in the last decade.
List Of Top 5 Bodybuilder in india
A trained pilot, a TV actor and a fitness freak, Thakur Anoop Singh just won the gold medal in the fitness physique category at the World Bodybuilding and Physique Federation championships in Thailand. His good looks and muscular frame helped him gain popularity in the entertainment industry and he went on to play Dhritarashtra in the Star Plus epic mythological serial Mahabharata. He also won bronze at the Mr Asia championships in Tashkent earlier this year.
2. Wasim Khan
Wasim Khan created history by winning the bodybuilding title in the International Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation event in Rome in June. He is now the only Indian to have won two back to back overall IBFF titles, having won the title in Slovenia last year too.
3. Arambam Boby
Arambam Boby won his 4th World Championship title at the 7th WBPF championships in Thailand by winning gold in the 80kg category. He had earlier won the Asian title at the 49th Asian Bodybuilding and Physique championships in Tashkent earlier this year. The Manipuri is one of the finest bodybuilders India has produced in recent years.
4. Amit Chhetri
Winner of several body building competitions in India, Amit Chhetri – a constable of Uttarakhand Police – brought laurels to the country by winning a gold in the Fairfax World Police and Fire Games 2015 in Virginia. Chhetri won a gold in the 100-kg category in the games, where 42,000 players from 90 countries participated.
Varinder Singh Ghuman, one of the most popular bodybuilder on the list, has also ventured into cinema. With his gigantic physique, Ghuman has won Mr India in 2009 and was awarded 2nd place in Mr Asia. Just like Hira Lal, he is also known for being a pure vegetarian body builder. He is also the only Indian bodybuilder to be roped in by Arnold Schwarzenegger for promoting his health products in Asia. He played a part in Bollywood movie – Roar – Tigers of the Sundarbans.