Meet Ahmed Kismayo, a Somali bodybuilder. His story portraits the challenges of a muslim bodybuilder during Ramadan, the month of fasting. Determined to keep up with his workout routine, Ahmed has resolved to work out in the middle of the night when he can eat to keep his energy up.

Ahmed was born in Somalia and grew up in Kenya, now he resides in Burlington, Vermont where he is aspiring to compete on the national level as a bodybuilder which will make him, according to Ahmed, the first Somali to compete in this discipline on national level in America

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