Sikkim’s Arun to compete World bodybuilding championship in Romania

By Karishma Dewri

Gangtok, November 3: Two-time Mr Sikkim title winner Arun Gurung is all set to rule the stage with bulging muscles and sculpted body in Romania.

The 42-year-old from Gangtok will be participating in the forthcoming International Federation of Body Building (IFBB) World Bodybuilding and Championship hosted by Bistrita City, from November 10 to 13.

Gurung will be competing in the Man Physique and Classic Bodybuilding events. He is among six competitors selected from India for IFBB world championship. They were all selected after their performances in the national-level contest held in July at Mumbai.

Gurung after winning the title for the second time in 2014, took a long break from bodybuilding events and devoted his time to serve for the sport in the Sikkim State Body Building Association (SSBBA).

The Indian participants along with the team manager are expected to reach Bistrita City from New Delhi on November 10.