Just after his accorded victory that saw him win the Mr Natural Universe on September 7 from Austin, Texas in the US, Body Builder Ivan Byekwaso’s hopes of clinching to more success increase day after day.
The 5 time Mr. Uganda has been boosted with a sponsorship package from Pemba Sports Africa a deal that will see him train in the United States ahead of the World Cup and the World Olympia Body Building Championships, both to be in USA come November 2015.
The development comes after the 34 old Byekwaso returned to Uganda last Saturday.
The statement from his US trip sponsors, Pemba sports Africa, reveals how they are going to support Byekwaso to go and start training in the US in preparations for his forthcoming events.
“We are so glad that Byekwaso has raised the Ugandan flag high and we as Pemba Sports Africa, are eager to announce that we are going to extend our support to the friend starting with his trip to train in the USA,” Jackson Pemba Head Of Pemba Sports Africa remarked.
It was also noted that the deal will see Ivan Byekwaso trained by legendary Body Building coach, Lorenzo Gaspar from California USA who was voted as INBA sport Coach of the Decade.
Last year, Byekwaso won silver at the INBA World Championships in Nitra, Slovakia adding a bronze at the World Olympia in San Diego, USA before clinching to gold in the Mr Natural Universe accolade in the short men (175cm) category where he beat 36 contestants who had qualified to compete in the annual championship.