International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness

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 SportAccord, 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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04/04/2015 – 1:17 pm in News

OLYMPIA AMATEUR SPAIN INSPECTION REPORT RELEASED

The prestigious Olympia Amateur international event is coming to Spain, and the full, official INSPECTION REPORT has been released. The event will take place from the 12th to 14th of June in the attractive touristic city of Torremolinos, one of the best cities in the famous Costa del Sol, near Malaga. Besides the traditional Men’s Bodybuilding, Olympia Amateur Spain…

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26/03/2015 – 1:06 pm in News

IFBB ATENDED THE WADA SYMPOSYUM IN LAUSSANE

Represented by Mauricio Arruda and Marco Bosco, IFBB is actively participating at the WADA Symposium in Lausanne, Switzerland. In the photo Dr. Marco Bosco, IFBB Legal Advisor and Prof. Mauricio de Arruda Campos, IFBB Antidoping Commission Chairman. IFBB is a signatory of the WADA code in full compliance with the new 2015 edition. More info on the IFBB Anti-Doping code…

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ARNOLD CLASSIC AUSTRALIA OVERALL BODYBUILDING WINNER

15/03/2015 – 10:32 am

Continuing with the expansion of the Arnold Classic phenomenon, the Arnold Classic Australia, which took place in Melbourne, was held this weekend. The Overall Bodybuilding…

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2015 ARNOLD CLASSIC NORTH AMERICA – MEN’S BODYBUILDING: TWO TOP PLACES FOR CHINA!

11/03/2015 – 7:36 pm

by Andrew Michalak Nearly 100 extreme bodybuilders were fighting for trophies in 7 bodyweight categories. Top trophies went to competitors representing 6 countries and only…

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2015 ARNOLD CLASSIC NORTH AMERICA RESULTS

09/03/2015 – 11:38 am

The 2015 Arnold Classic weekend in Columbus has ended and the full official results are now available. Download them by clicking the button below. You can also read the full…

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2015 ARNOLD CLASSIC NORTH AMERICA – BODYFITNESS WINNERS

09/03/2015 – 9:02 am

by Andrew Michalak Bodyfitness (figure) is a more demanding division than bikini fitness, required lower bodyfat level and bigger muscle density, so well-known, experienced…

Tribute to Joe Weider
A mix of emotions and memories come to my mind, putting all activities on hold. Joe Weider left behind him the legacy of an intense life, plenty of achievements, creating an inspiration for millions of people worldwide, that through his great wisdom changed their lives for the better. His influence on the society in the 20th century, spreading fitness and active healthy habits that were a revolution for society, in the area of health, prevention and wellbeing, creating a true revolution. But I’m not going to write about it, others are doing that much better than I can…
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