Abandoned by Husband for ‘Being Overweight’, Tamil Nadu Women, Mother of a 6-Year-Old Is a Champion!
She faced immense criticism and shamed by her own husband for being overweight, to an extent that she was abandoned by her own husband. But today, this mother of a 6-year-old is an inspiration for many and now winning medals for her country.
She is a national level medalist in bodybuilding and now setting fitness goals for women across the nation.
Speaking with the news agency ANI, Ruby said: “My husband said that he lost interest in me because of my weight. It was then when it hit me the hardest that I have to take care of my fitness… I started walking and lost a lot of weight after that… It became even more difficult after I had my son… But I could do it because I had set my goal,”
Ruby further said: “It was financially very difficult because one has to consume expensive supplements, but I manage with my Zumba classes… I have won nationals in Assam in bodybuilding and won Miss Chennai as well… I want the state government to help me grow more… I have proved myself, and I want to show that women can do this… So far there was no one from our state in this field.”
Ruby won the IFA Classic National Pro-AM Championship Bodybuilding and Fitness, the event was held in Guwahati, Assam this year. She was also awarded as the Chennai’s Ms. Fitness. Ruby now seeks support from the state government and continuing her bodybuilding.
Speaking with the Times of India, Ruby said: “I want the state government to help me grow more. I have proved myself, and I want to show that women can do this. So far there was no one from our state in this field.”
She also said: “When I started off, people ridiculed me, saying that I will not be able to sustain my passion… Now that I have won the medal, they are coming back to congratulate me and say sorry for the way they treated me.”
Ruby’s coach, Mr. Karthik, who saw her struggle through the year, praised her for the determination, and kind of strength shown by her.
Her coach Karthik said that he is very confident that Ruby would win the title of Miss India in Fitness-bodybuilding.
Kartik said that he had trained more than 100 females in fitness, but they would lose interest in a few months. But She is exceptional and Ruby Beauty has willpower. I set a one-year target for her, but she achieved it in just 6-months.
At a time when the young generation undergoes mental breakdowns and battling with eating disorders, the journey of Ruby’s life gives