With bodybuilding parents, Tina Malherbe-Matchett grew up hanging out in gyms.

She could not help but discover a love for working out and now her dedication has seen her find success on stage as a bodybuilder.

In August, she won the figure and physique classes to claim the overall INBA Miss South Pacific title in Taupō. That qualified her to compete at the INBA Miss World event in Sydney last month where she won the junior masters physique category.

"I was really surprised," Malherbe-Matchett said.


"I thought I'd just go for the experience, maybe get third or fourth place, and