Cabo Verdean Weightlifting Federation organizes national bodybuilding in September

Praia, Aug 13 (Inforpress) – The Cabo Verdean Weightlifting Federation has scheduled for September 22, in Praia, the holding of the national bodybuilding championship in “Live Team”, in which it expects to have a significant number of participants from different parts of the country.

The FCH president, Bino Santos, made this revelation at the end of the first edition of the contest “Strong Man Cabo Verde” that consecrated bodybuilder Gerson Patrick Semedo, member of the National Police of Assomada, as the great winner, relegating José Austelino and Abdulay Sané for second and third position respectively.

The event, which initially had the contest of seven of the five finalists, Santos considers that exceeded all expectations, promising to implement this competition to the six existing regional associations.

Bino Santos draws an “extremely positive” balance from this unprecedented event in the country and revealed that the federation’s plan involves the creation of the regional weightlifting association in all 11 of the country’s sporting regions, so that weightlifting can be competed for the largest number of bodybuilder and at national level.



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