New Delhi, July 25, 2012: After the grand success of the inaugural event last year in Mumbai, the Sheru Classic Professional Championship is poised to set new standards in the field of Health and Fitness in Asia. This year, the event will be held in Delhi on 6th October and will offer a cash prize worth $210,000, the world’s third largest in this category. Alongside the main championship, Sheru Classic Delhi 2012 will also comprise of the Sheru Classic Health & Fitness Expo which will be held over two days (5-6th October) with opportunities for the entire Health and Fitness industry, including fans, fitness enthusiasts and personal trainers, to interact with each other and with their favorite domestic as well as international athletes.
Being Asia’s only IFBB (International Federation of Bodybuilding & Fitness) Pro League Event, Sheru Classic Professional Championship 2012 will witness fierce competition between some of the world’s best Professional Bodybuilders, including Phil Heath, Jay Cutler, Toney Freeman and Kai Green. Moreover, the Championship has been awarded a TIER 2 status event for Olympia qualifier points; the points earned by the winners of Sheru Classic 2012 will help them qualify for the Olympia Championship 2013.
With over 70 exhibitors displaying their products and services, Sheru Classic Health & Fitness Expo will create a unique platform for conducting business in the health, fitness and supplements industries. The Expo will also present an opportunity for fitness buffs to make their mark through the Sheru Classic Male Model Search. Presented under the brand Sheru Classic Production Pvt. Ltd. (SCP), Sheru Classic is the brainchild of the company’s Co-Founder and CEO, Sheru Harmeet Aangrish – India’s second Professional Bodybuilder – under the guidance of his elder brother and SCP’s Founder & Chairman Hemant Aangrish. Commenting on this year’s event, Mr. Sheru Aangrish said, “Adhering to our tagline ‘Transform–Nation’, Sheru Classic Delhi 2012 is going to be the turning point of India’s foray into Health and Fitness. It is one such event whose total magnitude cannot be put into words, one must experience it. We are bringing to you a larger than life show!”
With features like Beach Body Area, Nutrition Cafeteria, Power Zone, Amphitheatre & Seminar Zone, Sheru Classic Expo is going to be an unforgettable two-day extravaganza for the health and fitness enthusiasts. The Beach Body Area will be a platform where experts like Neil Hill and Kris Gethin will demonstrate techniques and have interactive sessions in DTP, Y3T, CrossFit, Zumba, Bokwa, etc. These sessions will give the visitors a unique opportunity of getting trained by world renowned fitness trainers. Further, the Nutrition Cafeteria will be a platform where celebrity chefs and nutritionists will conduct informative sessions about health foods.
On the matter of the multifaceted elements of this grand event, Sheru Aangrish said, “India has a huge Health and Fitness industry which is just about waking up. With this new era of health enthusiasts and professional athletes, the craze for healthy living is picking up among the people now more than ever. Sheru Classic Delhi 2012 is the next big thing in this revolution. And the Sheru Classic Professional Championship is for the first time setting down the trend of Professional Bodybuilding as not only a popular but also a competitive sport in the country”.