Golap Rabha has made all of India proud by winning the title of Mr. World in the 2018 Amber Prix championship held by the World Fitness Federation (WFF) and the World Body Building Federation (WBBF). The events were held in the country of Lithuania and received participants from all over the world.
What is the Amber Prix?
The Amber Prix is one of the oldest and most prestigious bodybuilding competitions in the world. It started in 1968 and is held once every year. Both men and women from all over the world compete in this extreme sports competition. The event has numerous categories and a large fan base.
Golap Rabha’s victory in the Amber Prix
According to a recent report Rabha won in not just one but three separate categories. These included Men’s Pro World Bodybuilding, Men Muscle Model and Pro Mr. World in 80 kg. He was participating in these three categories and managed to win gold medals in each one, beating all his competitors and proving his superior athletic skills.
Golap Rabha motivation
In an interview after the competition, Golap Rabha talked about his motivation for participating in such competitions and striving for success in his field. Competing on an international platform has always been a goal of his and constantly fills him with amazement. Having foreign participants and fan come up to him to congratulate and take photographs with him was an incredibly humbling experience for Rabha.
He also felt immense pride in himself and his country when these same foreigners expressed an interest in coming to India to train with him. He feels that his success in such a huge competition will bring India into the limelight and that motivates him to push forward and work hard to succeed.
After Rabha won the Amber Prix the Chief Minister of Assam, Sarbananda Sonowal, personally congratulated him in a public announcement. He talked about how Rabha had single-handedly made all of Assam proud and had increased awareness about the sport in the region. Due to his efforts, many other young bodybuilders in the region have been motivated to pursue their dreams. He an example of how success is possible no matter where you come from if you pursue what you love.