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Post From http://www.ifbb.com/2016/08/arnold-classic-asia-first-champions/

by Armando M.  With great success of audience and competitors finished the Saturday session, at the inaugural edition of Arnold Classic Asia, held in Hong Kong, in modern venue “Asia World Expo”.

Bodybuilding, Fitness and Women´s Physique where the IFBB sport disciplines celebrated in this session, where worldwide audience discovered 11 new international champions, representing 9 different countries. IFBB activities were follow by thousands of people, in live, where athletes from all the continents where performing intensively for the awards.

Korea (with two gold medals) and Saudi Arabia (perfectly represented by Junior bodybuilder Hussain Jafar Al Gassas, who got two gold medals, as well) were the most successful national teams, in this session.

Sunday, 21h the contest will finish with Bodyfitness, Bikini, Men´s Physique and Classic Bodybuilding.


  • Junior (Open):              Hussain Jafar Al Gassas (Saudi Arabia)
  • Master (+40):                Yevgenig Ekimov (Kazakhstan)
  • Master (+50):                Jong Ho Lee (Korea)
  • Bantam W. (-65 kg.):   Hussain Jafar Al Gassas (Saudi Arabia)
  • Light W. (-70 kg.):        Lin Pei Qu (China)
  • Middle W. (-80 kg.):   Omar Khaled (Morocco)
  • Light-Heavy W. (-90 kg): Hyun Jin Kim (Korea)
  • Heavy W. (-100 kg.):   Lam Po Kin (Hong Kong)
  • Super-Heavy W. (+100 kg.): Mikhail Sazonov (Russia)

FITNESS (Open):   Aleksandra Kepa (Poland)

WOMEN´S PHYSIQUE (Open): Joan Liew Lee Ting (Singapore)

Full results: coming soon in www.ifbb.com

Picture: Arnold Schwarzenegger and Richard Petty, chairman of Arnold Classic Asia; opening the event, in Hong Kong.



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