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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01/09/2014 - 3:07 pm in News

VERY SUCCESSFUL JUDGES SEMINAR IN BRASOV, ROMANIA

Attendees of the Judges Committee in Brasov, Romania Another very successful Judges seminar was held in Brasov, Romania. Over 30 people took part and they were all very satisfied. Ovidiu Mezdrea, the Chairman of the Balkan and Romanian Judges Committees prepared everything in a very professional way. The attendees stayed in the same hotel where the Seminar took place. The seminar was held by the Chairman of the IFBB Judges Committee, Mr. Pawel Filleborn.
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29/08/2014 - 11:41 am in News

SOUTHAMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIPS IN BOGOTA, COLOMBIA

Jose Luis Rodriguez Oyola (Colombia), being awarded his Overall Bodybuilding title, by IFBB President Dr Santonja and Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, at the Arnold Classic in Rio de Janeiro. BOGOTA, Colombia, is hosting the South American Championships, with the participation of over 400 athletes from all the national federations from the area. IFBB President, Dr Santonja will join the South American Bodybuilding family with Juan Paredes and Alejandro Santos, throughout this weekend (29. 8. - 1.…
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28/08/2014 - 4:19 pm in News

NOVEMBER IS THE MONTH FOR WORLD AMATEUR BODYBUILDING

68th World Men's Bodybuilding Championships and International Congress - 12-15 November, 2014 Brasilia, Brazil 2013 IFBB World Men’s Bodybuilding Championships Overall Winner, Mohamed ZAKARIA (Egypt), congratulated by the IFBB President, Dr. Santonja The Championships that will bring us the best Bodybuidling athletes in the World and decide the new Champions for the next year will be held in the architectural marvel that is Brasilia, Brazil, envisioned and created by the architectural genious…
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THE HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT

29/07/2014 - 11:46 am

The Hong Kong International Tournament, organized in Hong Kong by the Hong Kong Bodybuilding Federation, under the leadership of its president Hugo Chan, took place on July…
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CAMPEONATO CENTROAMERICANO FEMENINO DE FITNESS Y MASCULINO DE MEN´S PHYSIQUE Y FITNESS

07/07/2014 - 1:11 pm

GUATEMALA C.A, 28 DE JUNIO DE 2014 Un campeonato Inigualable. Realizado por la Federa-ción Nacional de Fisicocul-turismo de Guatemala a cargo de su Presidente Jor-ge Luis…
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48th ASIAN BODYBUILDING AND FITNESS CHAMPIONSHIPS PHOTO GALLERY

24/06/2014 - 7:56 pm

Photo gallery from the 48th Asian Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships held in Colombo, Sri Lanka, from 19-22 of June 2014.
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AMAZING CHILDREN AT THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN SERBIA

23/06/2014 - 2:59 pm

Text: Andrew Michalak Photos: Miljan Jecmenica It is amazing to watch how fast children fitness has been progressing since its beginnings in 2010, when the 1st IFBB World…
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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