Disabled Kariega bodybuilder ready for world championships

Max Kulati will depart next Thursday for Koper, Slovenia to represent South Africa in the 2022 International Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation (IBFF) World Championship. Photo:HEILIE COMBRINCK

AFTER months of preparation, sweat and intensive training, Kariega’s disabled bodybuilder, Macethandile “Max” Kulati, will depart next Thursday (June 2) from Gqeberha Airport via Oliver Tambo in Koper, Slovenia to represent South Africa at the 2022 International Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation. (IBFF) Championship.

“I am ready to compete. Mongezi Mata, who helps me train and monitors my physique, said he was very proud of my condition and what I have achieved through hard work and dedication,” Max said. , the wheelchair bodybuilding champion of Moeggesukkel, Kariega.

Mongezi, a native of Addo, is a former IBFF champion, professional bodybuilder and mentor to many young athletes in the sport. He will also travel to Slovenia to participate in the world championships.

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Teresa E. Burton