Mr Sandesh Narvekar, president of Goa State Bodybuilding Association and Vice-President of Indian Bodybuilding Federation made Goa proud by representing India nine times as manager of Indian team. The Goan association has congratulated Mr Narvekar for this achievement. The IBBF also feted Mr Narvekar, who is the youngest international judge in bodybuilding.
The world bodybuilding championships were held in Dubai – UAE recently where a total of 69 nations participated. Ankur Sharma of India won the bronze medal and Diraj Goswal of India bagged the 5th place. In all, 7 bodybuilders participated on behalf of IBBF.