IFBB News

MARCH: THE ACTION GOES TO OCEANIA, AFRICA & EUROPE

February has gone with 2 fantastic events in America (Colombia and Dominican Republic) and this March will be a real challenge with 6 international events in 4 continents: Oceanía, Africa, Europe and, again, America! Check out the IFBB Calendar and be ready for this 6 events in another 6 countries: ▪ Gold Coast

Read More »

ROMANIA WILL HOST THE IFBB WORLD CUP 2018

Joined by other executive officials, the president of the Romanian Bodybuilding & Fitness Federation (FRCF), Mr Gabriel Toncean, visited today the IFBB Headquarters, in Las Rozas (Madrid). The Romanian delegation had a very fruitful meeting, in the follow up of the different programs and international activities, in Romania, with IFBB President, Dr. Rafael

Read More »

INTERNATIONAL BRAINSTORMING IN THAILAND

With 197 National Federations affiliated to IFBB, our organization is a fantastic epicenter of great ideas and projects. A new example has been the recent meeting in Thailand, with IFBB Executive Juliette Bergmann -Secretary of Women’s Committee- as host, and with the participation of national executive officials from Mongolia, Hong Kong, Netherland and

Read More »

10 DAYS TO BRAZIL ELITE PRO QUALIFIER (GOIANIA):

The 4th international event of the season is ready for the action…! After the successful Diamond Cup Caribe (Santo Domingo) and with the IFBB Gold Coast Classic (Australia), scheduled for the next weekend 3rd – 4th March; the next challenge for the international athletes will bring them to Brazil, with the 1st. IFBB

Read More »

CHINA & CBBA: FANTASTIC EVOLUTION & BRILLIANT FUTURE

Since November 1985, when China officially became the 128th member of IFBB; the Chinese Bodybuilding Association (CBBA) has become in a key member for our sports. Led by President Zhang Haifeng and General Secretary, Gu Quiao -both of them in close relation with IFBB Headquarters and President Santonja-, CBBA is the legal organization

Read More »

NEW ELITE PRO ATHLETES, AFTER DIAMOND CUP CARIBE

Recent finished 2018 IFBB Diamond Cup Caribe -held in Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic)- became in a great success for the sport, with the excellent organization led by the Dominican Bodybuilding Federation (FDFF), chaired by Mr. Toni Peña. The second international event of the season has been a Pro Elite Qualifier event in which

Read More »

FIRST WINNERS AT THE DIAMOND CUP CARIBE

As previously reported, the Jaragua Hotel & Casino held yesterday Saturday 24th, the first session of the 2018 IFBB Diamond Cup Caribe, organized by Dominican Bodybuilding Federation (FDFF) with the participation of athletes from America, Europe and Asia. The winners in every category got 7 points for the 2018 World Ranking and were,

Read More »

2018 DIAMOND CUP CARIBE (SESSION 1)

With the presence of athletes from America, Europe and Asia, the first session of the 2018 IFBB Diamond Cup Caribe starts today in Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic), at the Jaragua Hotel & Casino, organized by Dominican Bodybuilding Federation (FDFF) chaired by Mr. Toni Peña. The second international event of the 2018 season is

Read More »

IFBB ACADEMY DUBAI, ON DUTY…

After the successful Bodybuilding & Fitness Training Course Level 2, celebrated recent February 9th to 10th; this weekend Dubai (UAE) host a new seminar organized by IFBB Academy. Under the leadership from Colonel Abdul Karim Mohammed Saeed (president) and Zayed Al-Jallaf (general manager), IFBB Academy Dubai is bringing a great level of education

Read More »

SUCCESSFUL REGISTRATION SESSION, IN SANTO DOMINGO

The 2nd. international event in the 2018 IFBB season is ready! The Diamond Cup Caribe, held in Santo Domingo (Dominican Rep.) from 23rd to 25th February, started today with the registration process for all the athletes, previously selected by their respective National Federations. The modern theatre “La Fiesta”, at Jaragua Hotel -same venue

Read More »

WAYNE PRICE, THE KEY OFFICIAL FOR BODYBUILDING IN SOUTH AFRICA.

Former professional strongman athlete and always related to weight training, Mr. Wayne Price is one of the most active IFBB officials nowadays. The current president of the South African Federation (BBSA); Mr. Price is, as well, the key person behind Arnold Classic Africa: the biggest IFBB event in the continent, coming next May

Read More »

JOSH TRENTINE, NAMED OHIO CHAIRMAN OF IFBB PHYSIQUE AMERICA

IFBB Physique America announced the appointment of Joshua Trentine as Chairman for the State of Ohio. Josh has been a competitive Bodybuilder since 1993, having won many titles and representing the USA internationally. He has also served as a Judge at numerous events and runs a successful Personal Training business –Team Overload LTD–

Read More »

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 www.IFBB.com 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