Subash Siriwardena grabs Mr. Defence title | Sunday Observer

Subash Siriwardena grabs Mr. Defence title

Siriwardena meets a supporter
Siriwardena meets a supporter

Top performing bodybuilder Subash Siriwardena, a Leading Seaman by rank in the Navy, was adjudged Mr. Defence 2018 after battling it out with competitors from the three Services in the 75 kilo category at the meet held recently.

In 2012 the 43-year old Siriwardena won the Mr. Sri Lanka title for the first time and never looked back as he rose to become an international competitor.

Later in 2014 he won the Gold medal in the 65 kg weight class at the Asian Bodybuilding Championship followed with a Bronze medal in Brazil at the 65 kg event at the World Amateur Bodybuilding Championship.

Siriwardena has been involved with Sri Lanka’s pioneering fitness equipment supplier Quantum Fitness for many years in the capacity of one of its personal fitness trainers and brand ambassadors.

“We are very proud of Subash’s most recent achievement and have seen him represent the Navy and Sri Lanka in many local and international events. His commitment to the sport of bodybuilding is very inspiring. We are proud to be affiliated with a world-class sportsman”, said Chandima Udabage, the CEO of Quantum Fitness.