The 2017 edition of the annual Show of Strength event, organized by the Singapore Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness (SFBF), was another exceptional showpiece bringing together more than 200 athletes and 800 attendees not from all over Asia.
The event was held at the prestigious Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre on 7th October which broke the history of being the first ever integrated health and fitness event, boosting the image of professional bodybuilding and other strength sports.
Described as the biggest fitness event in Singapore, the Show of Strength 2017 featured various fitness and sports such as Bodybuilding (Bikini, Physique, Body Fitness, Classic Bodybuilding, Men’s Bodybuilding, etc.), Powerlifting, Strongman, Arm Wrestling, Fittest NSMen, Functional Training, Yoga, among others.
There were also activities to engage the audience at the event and these include Pole Dancing, Yoga, Pilates, Functional Training, Arm Wrestling, Strict Arm Curl and Push Up Challenge. The one-day fitness and bodybuilding extravaganza was not just about physical activities, as it also presented attendees and even participants with various workshops, exhibition, and opportunities to meet with leaders in the fitness industry in Asia.
The Show of Strength event has been described by many as the one-stop event for all health and fitness issues, and the 2017 edition was not an exception, surpassing the expectations of many. Some of the illustrious participants and guests that graced the event include Singapore’s strongest man Ahmad Taufiq, 3x Ms. Olympia Juliette Bergmann, IFBB Pro Joan Liew, multiple Asian Champion Augustine Lee, local fitness celebrity Melissa Sarah Wee, among many others.
Plans are already underway for the 2018 edition of the Show of Strength, which will be held in the same month, with several international athletes from across the globe billed to be participants and several other stakeholders in the industry scheduled to be at the event.
This event would not have been made possible without the support of the generous sponsors namely SAFRA EnergyOne, NutriFirst, Gorilla Wear, Couz-Nutri, HomeTeamNS, Albu-man, Ramada Hotel, Real Yoga, Peninsula Excelsior Hotel, Eleiko, Yoonly, Pokka, Muscle ‘n Meals, Oompf Fitness, Swole Addict, Heritage House, Jones the Grocer, Sloane Clinic, Mojo Singapore, The Meat Club, Grit Nation and La Brise de parfums.
SFBF would also like to thank their illustrious partners namely PoleLAB, Powerlifting Singapore, Strength Avenue, iFitness, Singapore Strongman Series, Fitness Factory, Cool Cheese Productions, Daily Escape, Tan@Home, Fitness Ironman, Fitness Workz, F45 Rochor and 24x Fitness.
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Zee, who’s real name is Nur Fauzi, currently works as a professor in Singapore. He was a competitive bodybuilder ten years ago.
Today, he’s pretty happy representing the interest of the athletes through his involvement with the SFBF as its Vice President. This is Zee’s Way of giving back to the sport that shaped his balanced outlook towards living a healthy and fit lifestyle.