Mr Uganda, Ivan Byekwaso last night beat 36 contestants from all over the world in Austin Texas at the International Natural Body building Association [INBA] championships.
Now world champion, Byekwaso won himself and overall gold medal.
He was sponsored by Pemba Sport Africa.
Byekwaso has been at the helm of Uganda’s bodybuilding for several years now.
A former footballer-cum-bouncer Byekwaso is famed for mastering the art of building and exposing muscles.
He has won several accolades not only in Uganda but also in East Africa, on the continent and on world podiums.
Byekwaso was the 2014 world silver medallist once told Daily Monitor: “I set records, whoever dreams to be my equal should beat them first.”
Byekwaso, has won the Mr Kampala and Mr Uganda crowns five successive times.