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body building

A sport based on weight training with the specific goal of achieving muscle hypertrophy and improving one’s physical appearance.

Injuries in body building
Tendinitis, bursitis, avulsions, contusions, fractures.

body building

use of exercise and diet (and often, undesirably, also drugs) to enhance size and definition of skeletal muscles. See also anabolic steroids, ergogenic aids, strength training.
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The event was attended by Secretary Punjab Body Building Association Mohammad Naeem,
In her body building role, Jeannie has also clinched another title at the WABBA English Grand Prix in Milton Keynes, where she won the Trained Figure class.
To be held under the aegis of Emirates Body Building Federation (EBBF) and Rhythm Events, the competition will see over 300 Indians from across GCC countries and India sweat it out for the top prize.
He explained: "I have achieved what I set out to do and now I'm ready to bring body building to an end, although I'll always work-out to keep fit.
Beside the body building officials large numbers of sport lovers were present on the occasion amused of the game and encouraged the players.
They have even been invited to compete in the World Amateur Body Building Association (WABBA) contest in Greece this summer.
Nutrition Pit helps competitive athletes to take their physique to the next level with body building supplements that can be purchased at their store in West Virginia or online.
The Indian Body Building Federation (IBBF) and other Indian body building associations are not able to support the participants, being short on funds and cash-starved themselves.
The report quoted VE Commercial's Chief Executive Officer, Vinod Aggarwal as saying that the bus body building plant will involve an investment of Rs 125 crore and will be commissioned in 2013.
She said: "I entered my first body building competition at the age of 20 and won it.
The defender, who is desperate for the season to start, said: "An old pal, Ronnie Cooney, who won last year's Scottish senior body building title, has been helping me.
Summary: The Olympic Delivery Authority, the body building the venues for the London 2012 Games, will have to make a saving of Au27 million.