THE “OLD SCHOOL”, BEHIND THE IRON CURTAIN.
The recent successful Diamond Cup Kiev gave us important memories about how was the Bodybuilding, in the ’70s and early ’80s, at the SSSR; where most of the pioneers are still on duty, working for our sport and IFBB. The picture shows an invaluable document, about one Bodybuilding contest (male and female) held
OVERALL MASTER BODYBUILDING CHAMPION
Fausto Caicedo from Ecuador Overall Master Bodybuilding champion
WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS winner
Overall winner in junior classic bodybuilding Karin Suchomelova Overall winner in Women’s Junior Fitness Sebastian Serpesku from Romania junior Overall Men’s Physique champion Natalia Cjakowska Overall Junior Bikini Fitness from Poland Carlos Longoria Overall Junior Bodybuilding from Mexico Team Awards 1 Slovakia 2 Ecuador 3 Turkey
IFBB JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS AND MASTERS WORLD CUP 2018 IN QUITO
Open ceremony in IFBB Junior World Championships and Masters World Cup 2018 in Quito Sport Minister Delegate Mister Eduardo Gonzalez is given the welcome to 30 countries participating in this IFBB Junior World Championships and Masters World Cup Mr Pawell Filleborn, President of IFBB Judges Committee and Europe IFBB Vicepresident
OCEANIA IS A TERRITORY IN WHICH BODYBUILDING AND FITNESS ARE VERY POPULAR SPORTS.
Rafael Santonja meet ,at the world Olympic assembly , with Mr.Vidhya Lakhan, president of the Pacific Games, and Mr Ricardo C. Blas, President of Guam Olympic Committee and General Secretary of the Oceania National Olympic Committees (ONOC), working on future projects of collaboration in educational and sport activities , in line with Olympic
DIAMOND CUP KIEV: RUNNING ORDER
With perfect organization from the Ukrainian Bodybuilding & Fitness Federation (FBBU) chaired by Mr. Igor Deliev; the first session of the 2018 Diamond Cup Kiev has been finished, on time at 20:00; with the registration process of all the participants, coming from Europe and the Gulf Area. With 5 Elite Pro Cards reserved
ANOTHER EXCITING WEEKEND IS STARTING!
The IFBB has no pause and wants to start December in style, with three amazing events. Two of them will take place in Europe, the Ukraine Diamond Cup in Kyiv, and the Mediterranean Championship in Portugal. Crossing to the other side of the Atlantic Ocean, going to amazing Ecuador, we will have the
IFBB IN TOKIO ATTENDING THE ANOC AWARDS GALA DINNER
President Santonja attended the Awards Gala Dinner of the World Association of National Olympic Committeess, with Dr. Koji Murofushi (Sports Director of the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo) Antonio Espinos (President of the World Karate Federarion) and other friends. Dr. Murofushi is as well a former Olympic medalist, that remains in excellent
DIAMOND CUP KIEV: WE MEET IN UKRAINE…!
Another challenging weekend for IFBB athletes and officials with a double meeting point, in Quito (Ecuador) and Kiev (Ukraine). The capital city of Ukraine host, from Friday 30th November to Saturday 1st. December the first edition of the Diamond Cup, organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Ukrainian Federation of
MEETINGS DURING THE FIRST DAY OF THE ANOC GENERAL ASSEMBLY
IFBB President, Rafael Santonja, was present on the first day of the ANOC General Assembly celebrated in Tokyo, the Japanese Capital that will hold the 2020 Olympic Games. During the Assembly, President Santonja met Mr Jeevan Ram Shrestha, President of the Nepal Olympic Committee. In the picture, IFBB President and President Jeevan Ram
IFBB PRESIDENT SURROUNDED BY FRIENDS IN TOKYO
Rafael Santonja meets during this days in Tokyo, attending the ANOC General Assembly, with Mario Aramayo Fortun, General Secretary of the Bolivian Olympic Committee. A really good friend and supporter of the IFBB. The IFBB recently participated at the South American Games in Cochabamba Bolivia with great results. In the picture, IFBB President taking
WITH DR MAGLIONE AT WORLD OLYMPIC ASSEMBLY IN TOKIO
Dr. Julio Maglione, First Vicepresident of the World Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC), chatting with President Santonja in Tokyo, at ANOC General Assembly. Dr. Maglione is a key member of the Olympic movement, with long years of services and great achievements for sport, always warm and supportive with IFBB. Both officials hold