International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness

MICHELE DA SILVA PINTO (BRAZIL) WON THE BODYFITNESS CONTEST, AT 2016 IFBB ARNOLD CLASSIC AMATEUR.

Another great success for Brazil, in recent 2016 Arnold Classic Amateur, came from this outstanding athlete (161 cm) gifted with excellent balance, shape and sport beauty that performed a sensational presentation onstage, at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Michele Da Silva was chosen Overall Champion in Bodyfitness (Figures) by the international judges; beating five other champions, and, specially the excelentes Hye Yoon Kim (166 cm) and Eunjin Cho (158 cm), both from USA with asian roots.

Michele Sa Silva won the category up to 163 cm (C Class), without strong opposition, reaching a perfect score in the final (5 points), beating her brazilian team mate Wagna Vargas (silver medal) and Russian Yaroslava Nikolaeva (bronze medal) since the prejudging, where she scored only 6 points. A total of 9 athletes from USA, Bermuda, Russia and Brazil took part in this category.