I’m a bodybuilder in police forceI was unrecognisable before I lifted weights

A FEMALE bodybuilder who works in an elite police force looks unrecognisable from her days as a skinny teenager.

ucranio Natalya Polosenko pumps iron and leads a sporty lifestyle when not working for the country’s special forces.

Natalya Polosenko as a scrawny teenager before she started bodybuilding

Natalya Polosenko as a scrawny teenager before she started bodybuildingCrédito: Social Media
Natalya looks very different these days

Natalya looks very different these daysCrédito: Social Media
When not keeping herself fit Natalya works for the Ukrainian police force

When not keeping herself fit Natalya works for the Ukrainian police forceCrédito: Social Media

She proudly shows off the results of her hard work on Instagram, which also contain photos before her striking transformation.

Originally from Korosten, in the Zhytomyr region, Natalya now lives in Kyiv y se unió al policía en 2020.

She’s managed to build up an army of fans and regularly updates her social media pages with pictures of her training.

Not only does she lift weights but has been practicing karate since childhood and has gained the title of candidate master of sports.

She also likes boxeo and is a member of the Ukrainian national tug of war team.

As well as performing her duties as an officer, she also helps train her colleagues.

El mes pasado, a female bodybuilder revealed how she had been trolled for her muscular physique.

Adele MacGillivray, 28, started her fitness journey in 2016 when she lost three stone and dropped five dress sizes.

Since then the mum of one, from Motherwell, has continued to pursue her passioneven scooping gold at an event last year just six months after giving birth to her son Axiel.

She said that she had received nasty comments from some people saying she looked like a man, sin embargo, Adele revealed that those remarks no longer phased her and she was actually very “girly”.

In August this year, another female bodybuilder dubbed the “She-Hulk” showed off the results of her efforts in a tiny bikini.

Fafa Araujo showed off her toned physique to her 1.9 millón Tik Tok seguidores.

Fafa, 36, documents on social media how most of her days are spent pumping iron at the gym and eating seven meals a day.

She also uses her platforms to share healthy lifestyle tips and hacks.

En otra parte, Josefina Monasterio has wowed the world by showing herself off to be one of the oldest muscle women in the world

The OAP, who boasts abs of steel, es 71, and a bodybuilder who took up the weight lifting hobby, which she labels a “pasión”, a la edad de 59.

Josefina says she sticks to a strict workout regime to keep her impressive shape which includes a daily fast run of 6 miles before jogging three more and finishing off with a three mile walk.

She also does yoga every morning to get her body nimble and ready for the day.

As well as working out, Natalya likes karate and boxing

As well as working out, Natalya likes karate and boxingCrédito: Social Media
She keeps her army of fans on social media regularly updated on her progress in the gym

She keeps her army of fans on social media regularly updated on her progress in the gymCrédito: Social Media