The first Vice-president of the Colombian Olympic Committee, Mr. Ciro Solano, was awarded with the IFBB Gold Medal, during the recent 18th edition of the Bolivarian Games celebrated in Santa Marta (Colombia).

With the occasion of IFBB participation at the Bolivarian Games, in which athletes from Colombia, Venezuela, Chile, Ecuador, Perú, Guatemala, Rep. Dominicana, Paraguay, Bolivia, El Salvador and Panamá participated in the disciplines of Games Classic Bodybuilding, Men´s Physique, Bikini Fitness and Fitness; President Santonja met with several sport authorities and dignitaries from the American Olympic Family.

During the Games, President Santonja took the opportunity to award Vice-president Ciro Solano, in gratitude for his support and guidance to the IFBB, at their participation in these prestigious Games that already are knows as “the best Bolivarian Games of the History”.

Picture: Mr. Ciro Solano, first Vice-president of the Colombian Olympic Committee, receiving the IFBB Gold Medal.


We are immersed in a health international emergency as a consequence of the Covid-19 epidemic.

In this situation, we must follow the applicable national and international regulations and the advice from governments and sanitary authorities.

All this has to be done with positive energy and best spirit, maintaining our focus on the fact that any epidemical situation has expansion, stabilization and reduction periods, and that with adequate care, this nightmare is going to be a bad memory soon.

By all means, the integrity of our athletes, officials, judges and of all who integrate our community is now and always essential. We are a family in sport and life.

We can expect to reach the epidemic peak and a progressive settle down, as is already happening in some of the countries in suffering this situation at first instance.

In conclusion, let’s be confident and keep working as a team, following the decisions from the competent authorities. Some events have been canceled and others are being rescheduled to a new date in which we may be able to celebrate with our athletes and friends our passion for sport and healthy lifestyle.

We recommend you visit the IFBB Calendar at our website on a regular basis, so that you may be fully updated on events and schedule.

Wishing you, your families and beloved one’s good health, and hoping that the situation will be back to normality as soon as possible

All the events that were planned for March and April are being postponed and rescheduled