Continuing with the great success of the inaugural edition, in 2018; the touristic village of Nafplio (Ester Pelopponese; Greece) will host the 2nd. edition of “IFBB President Santonja´s Cup”, on coming next 5th to 7th April, organized by the well-known promoter and athlete, Tasos Koligkionis, with the support of Greek Bodybuilding & Fitness Federation chaired by Mr. Jordan Leventelis.

The President Santonja´s Cup will be the first event of the season celebrated in Europe, scoring for the IFBB World Ranking. The contest is open to all the IFBB-affiliated National Federations from Europe, Asia & Africa, and will be held at the Municipal Stadium of Nafplio, offering the next disciplines:

  • Bodybuilding (Junior, Master & Absolute)
  • Classic Bodybuilding (Master & Absolute)
  • Classic Physique (Absolute)
  • Men´s Physique (Master & Absolute)
  • Muscular Men´s Physique (open)
  • Bodyfitness (Master & Absolute)
  • Bikini (Junior, Master & Absolute)
  • Women’s Physique (open)
  • Wellness (open)

Crossover is allowed for Junior and Master athletes who wish to participate in absolute categories.

The competition is an Elite Pro Qualifier contest, with up to 10 Elite Pro cards for the main winners in Bodybuilding (3), Classic Bodybuilding (1), Men´s Physique (1), Classic Physique (1), Bikini (2), Wellness (1), and Bodyfitness (1). Every winner will be eligible to participate at the linked IFBB Elite Pro Nafplio Championship, with 26.000 € in cash prizes that will be held, immediately after, at the same venue.

Picture: After the successful inaugural edition, in 2018, the 2nd. President Santonja´s Cup comes back to Nafplio (Greece).