Tubod, Lanao del Norte – Veteran bodybuilder and Fitness Gym Manager Eddie Mugar of Tubod, Lanao del Norte recently won at the Asia-Philippines Bodybuilding Competition and Mr. Universe International Bodybuilding Championship organized by Workout Fitness Center of Cebu City and sanctioned by the National Bodybuilding Association (NABBA) held at Mariner’s Court, Cebu City.
In the Asia-Philippines Bodybuilding Competition, Mugar won 5th Place in the Master’s Class category. While in the NABBA Mr. Universe International Bodybuilding Championship, he won 4th Place in the Mixed Pair category together with international Zumba instructor Emma Satchel of Cebu City.
“I’m thankful to the provincial government for all the support most especially to Governor Khalid (Dimaporo), Vice-Governor Cristy (Atay) and Congresswoman Imelda Dimaporo. I hope they will continue to support our local athletes so we can get exposure especially in international competitions”, Mugar expressed.
More than 60 countries participated in the five-day mega-competition including powerhouses Australia, New Zealand and United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Mugar is also a 4-time Champion of the Mr. Philippines Bodybuilding Championship in the Middle weight and Masters category.
“I want to promote healthy lifestyle among the people of Lanao del Norte. If you can’t afford to go to the gym to exercise, then do your exercises at home. It’s important not only to eat nutritious food but also to live an active lifestyle”, added Mugar.
Mugar is the current manager of MCC Fitness Gym Club at MCC sports complex, Brgy. Sagadan, in the capital town of Tubod. VNL/PIO-LDN