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PETRUS MOLEFE SHOW: INTERVIEW WITH PROMOTER d

Posted on 2013-02-19
 
In 4 weeks Soweto will host the Petrus Molefe Bodybuilding Show. Mr John Claude Maphosa WPF-South Africa development officer and President of the A Team, promoter of the event will tell us more about this innovaive show. Good day Mr Maphosa.

- Good day, It is with great pleasure to announce The Petrus Molefe bodybuilding show to the whole African nation.

 - Could you tell us what is the Petrus Molefe Bodybuilding Show?
 - This show is dedicated to our unsung hero* Petrus Molefe who died in 1961 in Dube, Soweto. He is the former Mkhonto we Sizwe ANC political wing. That is why our show is also dedicated to the masses in every corner stone of S.A. Our aim for the show is to develop, groom, choose the best athletes, prepare them, guide them through out the year in all other competitions.

- How many competitors do you expect for the event?
- So far we are expecting more than 350 athletes.

- Any entry fees?
- Registration fee of R80 and affiliation fee of R120 with WPF.

- Which are the divisions you plan to have?
- Under 23, man novice, under 70kg, under80kgs, above 90kgs, man's masters, man's over 40 & 50 one line up, seniors, man's fitness line up, disable line up. Women hardcore one line up ( the former body building division), Miss figure, Miss bikini, Miss fitness, Miss physique (short and tall class)

- Is this competition a qualifier for any international event?
- Yes it is a qualifier.

- Do you plan to have drug tests?
- Not at the present moment as we don't have the facility, maybe in the near future. as we encourage all athlete to bedrug free.

- How will the winners be rewarded?
- as this show is also a communiy project we will be honoring those who are highly respected our political veterans as well with our Madiba** trophies . So far our sponsors have provided us with supplements for top 3 athletes with trophies as well hampers and vouchers its a big challenge for companies in south Africa to be invovled in this sport as they focus on returns.


John Claude Maphosa with A-Team athletes

- As the renowned coach of the A Team whose credit counts the tutelage of talented athletes such as Absolom Mfumadi, Harry Imoru Itasan or Nicky Campbell aka the Iron Lady what is your ambition?
- our highlight is to make sure the Ateam dominates grows beyond in all over the world. Coaching is very seldom in SA as ther is no structure for that

- Thanks Mr Maphosa for this informative interview best wishes of success for the upcoming show.
- its with greater pleasure and honor to be having the interview
 
Anoma Yao