Turkmen bodybuilders took three gold medals at a tournament in Almaty

Turkmen bodybuilders took three gold medals at a tournament in Almaty

Turkmen bodybuilders won three gold medals at the Kazakhstan Open Bodybuilding and Fitness Cup, which ended in Almaty. The highest awards winners in the bodybuilding category were four-time Central Asian Champion Vepa Nurnazarov (up to 65 kg), Absolute Champion of Turkmenistan in 2018 Roman Mingaliyev (up to 90 kg).

Multiple champion of the country Rustam Karayev (height category up to 175 cm), who performed in the physical athlete event (classic bodybuilding), also won the gold award.

Athlete of Mary Region Guvanch Paltayev, who was participating in a tournament of this level for the first time, was only one step away from the medal. He took 4th place in the physical sports event (beach bodybuilding),.

Now, Turkmen bodybuilders are going to prepare for the Asian Championship to be held in the Maldives in September next year, as well as the World Championships in Tashkent.

Ayna BERDIYEVA