By Dawn Wang
These photos, of a bodybuilding contest held by Tsinghua University, have gone viral on the Chinese web. According to a blog post from an unnamed student on Douban, the annual ‘John Ma Cup’ bodybuilding competition was held at the university on April 5.
The photos were originally published on the official Renren page of Tsinghua Student Bodybuilding Club, they have since been shared by thousands of users on Renren, Weibo, and Douban. As of writing, at least 90 percent of the comments are negative/mocking.