International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness

2016 IFBB WORLD CHILDREN FITNSS CHAMPIONSHIPS

by Andrew Michalak
The 7th edition of this important event, where we can watch our future champions, was held in Novi Sad, Serbia, promoted for the 5th consecutive year by the Sipka family. It can be said that Novi Sad has become a world capital of Children Fitness! The number of countries was at the same level as in previous years – 11, but the number of competitors jumped to 128. The battle in each category was tough, with top children presenting an equal quality and skills.
The champions:
Girls 14-15 years old: Regina BENKO (Hungary).
Girls 12-13 years old: Nelli NOVODOMSKA (Slovakia).
Girls 10-11 years old:: Anna MIELNIKOVA (Ukraine).
Girls 8-9 years old: Dariia KORNIIENKO (Ukraine).
Girls up to 7 years old: Katarina KUZMOVA (Slovakia).
Boys up to 12 years old: Ivan PRIVALOV (Russia).
Boys 13-15 years old: Dobrynya EVTUKHOV (Russia).

Pictures:
by Igor Kopcek (East Labs)
Children 1: 2016 World Championships children fitness 14-15 years old division champion Regina BENKO (Hungary).
Children 2: Girls 14-15 years old division medal winners (from L): Anna ORAVECZ (2nd place); Regina BENKO (1st place); Anna HEPNEROVA (3rd place).
Children 3: 2016 World Championships children fitness 12-13 years old division winner Nelli NOVODOMSKA (Slovakia).
Children 4: Girls 12-13 years old division medal winners (from L): Tatiana ONDRUSKOVA (2nd place); Nelli NOVODOMSKA (1st place); Jimena SEGURA (3rd place).
Children 5: 2016 World Championships children fitness 10-11 years old division winner Anna MIELNIKOVA (Ukraine).
Children 6: Girls 10-11 years old division medal winners (from L): Rebeka NEMETHOVA (2nd place); Anna MIELNIKOVA (1st place); Emma CABYOVA (3rd place).
Children 7: 2016 World Championships children fitness 8-9 years old division winner Dariia KORNIIENKO (Ukraine).
Children 8: Girls 8-9 years old division medal winners (from L): Uliana TESOVA (2nd place); Dariia KORNIIENKO (1st place); Daniela KORECKOVA (3rd place).
Children 9: 2016 World Championships children fitness up to 7 years old division winner Katarina KUZMOVA (Slovakia).
Children 10: Girls up to 7 years old class medal winners (from L): Ksenia OSIPOVA (2nd place); KUZMOVA (1st place); Katarina DVORSKA (3rd place).

Children 11: 2016 World Championships children fitness up to 12 years old division champion Ivan PRIVALOV (Russia).
Children 12: Boys up to 12 years old class medal winners (from L): Gokturk BALCI (2nd place); Ivan PRIVALOV (1st place); Damian KORECKO (3rd place).
Children 13: 2016 World Championships children fitness 13-15 years old division winner Dobrynya EVTUKHOV (Russia).
Children 14: Boys 13-15 years old class medal winners (from L): Ricardo TORRES (2nd place); Dobrynya EVTUKHOV (1st place); Kazmeir ALI RIZA (3rd place).
Children 15: 2016 World Children Fitness Championships best teams (from L): President Istvan HUBER (Hungary – 3rd place); Ms. Anna MOZOLANI (Slovakia – 1st place); Ms. Antonina OROBETS (Ukraine – 2nd place).
Children 16: Former European fitness champion Anna MOZOLANI raising a cup for the best team – Slovakia.