SA has a new World Champ
Gareth Scheepers received an early birthday present – he turns 23 in January – when he flexed his way to glory, winning the Junior Men’s Bodybuilding U/23 Over 75kg title, before also picking up the coveted Junior Men’s Overall trophy at the IFBB World Championships for Juniors in Romania at the end of last year. Muscle Evolution caught up with the rising star from Port Elizabeth to find out what it takes to become the best.
Gareth, how does it feel to be on top of the world?
It felt quite emotional to finally be chosen to compete on the international stage after winning the IFBB SA title in the U/23 Over 75kg category. And now as the new IFBB World Junior Champion I feel a lot of mixed emotions – happiness and an incredible sense of relief that all the hard work and sacrifices have finally paid off, and a great deal of excitement to have been chosen as the best.
Read more about Gareth’s rise to the top in the January/February edition of Muscle Evolution