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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24/02/2015 - 8:17 pm in News

2015 MEDITERRANEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

29-30 May 2015 Nice, France After a long period, it terutns to Europe for the 3rd year, hosted by the French Bodybuilding Federation and its President Mario Valero, in the touristic and attractive coast city of Nice. The Mediterranean is a long established traditional Championship, with over 40 years of history, presenting a great platform for new international athletes…
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24/02/2015 - 2:10 pm in News

SMALL MODIFICATIONS IN BODYBUILDING MANDATORY POSES

The IFBB Executive Council has approved small modifications to Bodybuilding and Classic Bodybuilding mandatory poses. In general, the changes are in the area of leg placement. These changes are in force from the beginning of this year. Let’s analyze them pose by pose. 1. Front Double Biceps Standing face front to the judges, with one leg 40-50 cm forward and to the side,…
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2014 IFBB CLASSIC BODYBUILDING CHAMPIONSHIPS

08/01/2015 - 2:25 am

NIEW OVERALL CHAMPION: ANDRIY KUKHARCHUK (UKRAINE) Bodybuilding returns to the Alicante Province! by Andrew Michalak Photos by Igor Kopcek (www.eastlabs.sk) The 2014 IFBB…
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2014 WORLD CLASSIC BODYBUILDING CHAMPIONSHIPS PHOTO GALLERY

21/12/2014 - 12:42 pm

Full photo gallery from the 2014 IFBB World Classic Bodybuilding Championships in La Nucia (Alicante), Spain, held on December 12-15, 2014. Meeting Officials Classic Bodybuilding…
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2014 IFBB CLASSIC BODYBUILDING CHAMPIONSHIPS REPORT

15/12/2014 - 11:58 am

by Andrew Michalak Photos by Igor Kopcek (www.eastlabs.sk) The 2014 IFBB World Classic Bodybuilding Championships and the Women’s Bikini Fitness and Men’s Physique World…
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MR. OLYMPIA AMATEUR MOSCOW 2014 – RESULTS AND PHOTO GALLERY

03/12/2014 - 12:42 am

The grand amateur event held this past weekend is Moscow, Russia was a complete success and we are very happy to bring you the complete results from the one of the biggest…
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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