IFBB, International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness

International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness, IFBB, the governing body of the sport of bodybuilding and fitness, was founded by brothers Joe and Ben Weider in 1946 in Montreal, Canada and it’s current President is Dr Rafael Santonja. IFBB headquarters are located in Madrid, Spain. IFBB is a member of GAISF, International World Games Association, UNESCO, ICSSPE, amongst many other prestigious international bodies, being recognized as the sole International Sport Federation for the sport of Bodybuilding and Fitness in full compliance with the WADA Code.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

LATEST RESULTS

2019

September 05 – September 09

SOUTH AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIP 2019-RESULTS

2019

September 06 – September 09

DIAMOND CUP LEBANON 2019-RESULTS

2019

September 06 – September 08

NAFPLIO PRO QUALIFIER 2019-RESULTS

2019

August 31

MALTA INTERNATIONAL BODYBUILDING AND FITNESS GRAND PRIX 2019-RESULTS

2019

August 16 – August 17

AFRICAN CHAMPIONSHIP 2019-RESULTS

2019

August 9 – August 11

PANAMERICAN GAMES 2019-RESULTS

2019

July 26 – July 29

53RD ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIP-RESULTS

2019

July 26 – July 28

Diamond Cup Sint Maarten 2019-RESULTS

Message From The President

Dear Bodybuilding and Fitness enthusiasts:

On behalf of the International Federation of Bodybuilding Fitness, I am pleased to welcome you to our official website.

Created in 1998 under direct supervision of IFBB Founder and Honorary Life President Mr. Ben Weider, ifbb.com provides to millions of bodybuilders fitness athletes, officials, supporters and fans, from all over the world (our statistics have recorded visits from 187 countries) accurate information on events, news, rules, history and, in general, all the activities carried on by IFBB and the affiliated continental and national federations; that build together in a daily basis, the reality of our sport with over a thousand events organized each year, under IFBB logo, in the five continents.

The IFBB affiliates National Federations from 199 countries and is a member of the SportAccord (former General Association of International Sports Federations – GAISF) and the International World Games Association (IWGA); it is recognized by the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) and over 90 National Olympic Committees (NOCs); as well as being a member of the World Anti-Doping Agency, that has recognized the IFBB as the only authority in bodybuilding, whose anti-doping program is in full compliance with the WADA Code.

IFBB plays as well an active relationship with scientific and sport international organizations; being conscience of the benefits that a bodybuilding lifestyle can play in the populations health; and the specific applications as ideal anti-aging life style for which the best examples are the legion of outstanding athletes that participate in our master categories (over 50´s, 60´s, 65’s…).

Events for young athletes (including children’s fitness) and female sport are some of our most active programs.

We are pleased to provide you with all this information, because bodybuilding is the passion for a good health and active life.

Enjoy it.

Your friend in sport,Rafael Santonja
IFBB President

IFBB Location

C/ Dublín, nº 39 I | 28232 | Europolis | Las Rozas | Madrid, Spain