17 local bodybuilders are in South Africa for the African Arnold Classic. The contest will be held in Johannesburg, South Africa from May 18 to 20. Some of the athletes in the 17 man team include Ndumiso Dlodlo, Paul Goredema, Juliet Chimbadzo and Michelle Fortman.
National Federation of Body Building and Fitness spokesperson Quiet Shangai said,
Arnold Classic Africa has many sports codes including powerlifting, strongman, volleyball and karate among other codes with over 30 000 participants expected to compete. The team is ready and it is my hope that this time we will bring back more medals than last year where brought back 10 medals.