International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness

PRESIDENT SANTONJA VISITED MR. BRUNO ...

President Santonja, accompanied by Omid Jebeli (President of the Iranian Bodybuilding Association of Worker Sport Federation), Benedetto Mondello (President of the Italian Federation) and Ivanno Bianchi (IFBB official, Italy),  have been today in Rome, in a one day trip, meeting with Mr. Bruno Molea, President of the CSIT (International Workers and Amateurs in Sports Confederation).   CSIT is an […]

24 CATEGORIES AND 6 PRO LICENSES TO O...

Challenging and very attractive opening for the 2017 Diamond Cup International Circuit, next March 10th to 12th, in Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic). After two important events, as recent Olympia Amateur South América and Arnold Classic Amateur, the Diamond Cup Caribe is the next Top IFBB contest, with up to 24 different categories and 6 Pro […]

PRESIDENT SANTONJA IN ROME

President Santonja is today in Rome, in a one-day trip, with the occasion of his meeting with the President of the CSIT (International Workers and Amateurs in Sports Confederation), Mr. Bruno Molea.   CSIT is an international labor movement and trade union sporting organization, based in Vienna. It was founded in Brussels in 1946, and it is recognized by […]

DISCOVERING OUR INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIO...

Another interview to discover some of our best athletes: She is Kristina Koroliak (Estonia), European Fitness Champion (Junior and Absolute) and current IFBB World Champion.   How do your friends call?  Kristina.   How many years have you been practicing this sport?  9 years.   How long have you been competing? 7 years  After you’ve won […]

2017 OLYMPIA AMATEUR SOUTH AMERICA PH...

The 2017 Olympia Amateur South America was held in Medellin, Colombia, between Febraury 17 and 19. Over 400 athletes participated in this event, organized as a part of the magnificent Expofitness 2017, an international Health and Fitness Bussiness Expo, held in this beautiful Colombian city.   ” template=”default” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

OSTRAVA: A NEW EVENT FOR THE DIAMOND ...

When there is less than 20 days to its opening, the 2017 IFBB Diamond Cup International Circuit will be challenging to the extreme! With a solid tradition with Bodybuilding –in 2006, the city hosted the IFBB World Bodybuilding Championships & 60th. Annual Congress, in which Dr. Rafael Santonja was elected as President-; its important figures […]

THE CARIBE IS WAITING FOR YOU: IFBB D...

The first Diamond Cup of the season will be the third IFBB competition since 2017 has begun, and it will be held in one of the greatest cities of all Caribbean territory: Santo Domingo.   Last year, Santo Domingo was an excellent host of World Junior and Master Championships. The organizers did a wonderful job, […]

IFBB ACADEMY PORTUGAL BOOST SKILLS AB...

Organized by IFBB Academy Portugal, an important number of athletes and Bodybuilding coaches followed, in the city of Porto; an interesting course about weight training and its applications to reach the best results in Bodybuilding, presented by Professor Mauricio de Arruda, Chairman of IFBB Technical Committee. With his high education in kinesiology and bio mechanical […]

LAST NEWS FROM ROMANIA

Romania will be a key place, this 2017; as its National Bodybuilding & Fitness Federation (FRCF) will host the IFBB World Junior & Master Championships (10th to 13rd November), in the beautiful village of Bistrita. Already working in such important event, the FRCF will be leaded by Mr. Gabriel Toncean, who was reelected unanimously as […]

A VERY FRUITFUL VISIT TO CYPRUS OLYMP...

During a recent visit to Cyprus, President Santonja met with the president of Cyprus Olympic Committee, Mr. Dinos Michaelidis, and its General Secretary, General Charalambos Lottas, joined by president of Cyprus federarion, Panicos Archontides.   The meeting was very fruitful reinforcing links of cooperation between institutions and establishing in different areas, including the project of […]

PRESIDENT SANTONJA VISITED CYPRUS SPO...

With the occasion of this visit to Cyprus, President Santonja visited the headquarters of the Cyprus Sports organization, the goverment institution for Sports in Cyprus. He met with its president, Mr. Kleanthis Georgiades, and its Deputy, General Manager, Philippos Sophocleous.   During this visit, President Santonja attended to the IFBB Academy Graduation, joined by Panicos Archontides […]

2017 ARNOLD AMATEUR NORTH AMERICA PRE...

Unexpectedly, this year’s Arnold Amateur in Columbus, Ohio, USA, will not open the 2017 IFBB competitive season as the Olympia Amateur South America in Medellin, Colombia, have been held two weeks earlier but, anyway, the first two IFBB competitions of the year take place in the Western Hemisphere.   Arnold Classic in Columbus is one […]

IFBB ACADEMY DUBAI HOSTED A BODYBUILD...

Last weekend February 17th t o18th, over 50 athletes and future coaches from different Arabian countries attended, in Dubai (United Arab Emirates), the “Advanced Fitness and Bodybuilding Trainer Specialist”, organized by IFBB Academy in Hilton Garden Inn Hotel. In this decade, IFBB Academy Dubai is playing a very active role in the country under the […]

MAURO PULIDO (VENEZUELA), OVERALL WIN...

With a fantastic shape, Venezuelan athlete Mauro Pulido won this category (Bodybuilding up to 90 Kg.) at the recent 1st. Olympia Amateur South America, celebrated in Medellin (Colombia), last February 17th-19th. Mauro Pulido won his category defeating other 11 athletes, as local favorites Hugo Marquez (2nd.) and Ricardo Plata (3rd.). Some minutes later, he won […]

STREAMING IN MEDELLIN: OLYMPIA SOUTH ...

Thousands of Bodybuilding and Fitness fans from the five continents have been following the 1st. Olympia Amateur South America, held in Medellín (Colombia) through video streaming, during the whole weekend. With a fantastic live broadcasting, from the “Plaza Mayor” Convention & Exhibition Centre -venue of the competition and ExpoFitness-, it´s been possible to follow the prejudging […]

DAVID CHAGAS, CLASSIC BODYBUILDING OV...

Brazilian athlete David Chagas do Rosario has been the first overall champion, at the 1st. Olympia Amateur Latin America that it´s been celebrating in Medellin (Colombia) during this whole weekend (Feb. 17th to 19th). David Chagas defeated the other 3 champions in Classic Bodybuilding (it was a discipline with 4 height categories) and won the […]

3..2..1… 2017 SEASON STARTS TOD...

As it was planned, IFBB season 2017 started, this morning, in Medellin (Colombia) with the first time ever Olympia Amateur South América: a great event organized as a part of the magnificent Expofitness 2017, an international Health and Fitness Bussiness Expo, held in this beautiful Colombian city. Over 400 athletes from Latin America are participating […]

DISCOVERING OUR INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIO...

We are proud to introduce some of our best IFBB international athletes, in a new section in our Blog and social networks and, coming soon, also in VIDEO! Let´s discover EKATERINA GRIMA; Women´s Physique World Champion 2016, representing Ukraine: How do your friends call? My full name is Ekaterina. But my mom use to call me “lovely Katyusha” […]

OLYMPIA AMATEUR MEDELLIN, IN LIVE BRO...

The season of IFBB championships will begin this saturday with the Olympia Amateur Medellin, in Colombia. It will be the first big tournament to be held in this south american country.   Hundreds of athletes have completed their registration for the event that will award to their overall champions with seven Pro Cards, in the […]

PRESIDENT OF THE SLOVAKIAN FEDERATION...

Recently elected as president of the Slovakian Federation of Bodybuilduing, Boris Mlsna visited Madrid and IFBB headquarters, accompanied by his wife, Gabriella Mlsnova, former IFBB Fitness World champion, to coordinate activities and programs with President Santonja.   Slovakian Federation is a very successful federation, among the 193 national federations that joined the IFBB program. They […]

ifbb-blog
ifbb-blog

IFBB Calendar

Top IFBB Events

Subscribe to our News