Nepal Body Building and Fitness Association is all set to host seventh Mr. Himalaya National Open Bodybuilding Tournament and second Men Fitness and Women Athletic Physiques 2019 in Kathmandu, on May 3 and 4, 2019.
Organising a press conference in the capital on Tuesday, February 5, 2019, Association informed that the event is part of selection tournament for the 12th South Asian Bodybuilding Championship.
The two-day championship will feature six weight categories –55kg, 60kg, 65kg, 70kg, 75kg and above-75kg.
The first three winners from each category will earn Rs 25,000, Rs 15,000 and Rs 10,000, respectively. Similarly, the winners of all the six categories will vie for the title of Mr. Himalaya. The winner will purse cash of Rs 275,000.
The estimated budget to organise the event is Rs 2 million, said the organiser.