by Andrew Michalak Yesterday was the arrival day for all national teams, so international stars from over 20 countries are coming to Johannesburg and the Official Athlete Registration will last till 18:00 hrs. “The city of gold” will change to “the city of fitness” during the upcoming weekend, when nearly 400 competitors will meet at […]
Mamdouh Elssbiay, the Pro athlete well known as ‘Big Ramy’ has confirmed his presence at the Arnold Classic Europe 2016 Bodybuilding Pro Championships, that will take place on Saturday September 24th evening in Barcelona. The Egyptian athlete is looking to get off his back his fourth place on the Arnold Classic Europe 2015 edition. Last […]
As interesting as the action over the stage in Sokolniki Exhibition & Convention Center it´s being running, the 2015 Olympia Amateur World Showdown also offers the chance to meet with historical athletes from Russian and former Soviet Bodybuilding. One example of this, is the presence of Alexander V. Chernikh, former powerlifter and bodybuilder in the […]
Following the footsteps of his father, super-heavyweight bodybuilder Sergio Oliva Jr. has won the bodybuilding Overall title and earned a pro card at the recent NPC/IFBB Nationals, held in Miami November 20th-22th. As known as “The Myth”, Sergio Oliva Sr. passed away in 2012 after winning 3 times Mr. Olympia (1967, 1968, 1969), and being […]
With the ocassion of the 2015 World Fitness Championships in Budapest, President Santonja awarded Gabriela Szabo with the IFBB Athlete Achievement Award. This Hungarian athlete was the Bodyfitness Overall champion in the 2014 World Championships, celebrated in Montreal, where she received the IFBB Pro card. Next season she will debut as a Pro athlete. Congratulations!
Hard to forget, in the positive way, this last days, for the canadian Fitness star. After reaching the finals in the recent ACE 2015, Ryall Graber stayed a few days in Madrid, where she took the opportunity to visit the IFBB Headquarters and TV studios, having an appointment with President Santonja, in order to desing […]
Outstanding bodybuilding Pro Athlete, Kai Greene -Mr. Olympia runner-up 2012, 2013 and 2014 editions- will be the main attraction of the ACE 2015, at exhibitions to be held in the upper floor stage, on saturday, September 26th. After the official opening of the 2015 ACE, leaded by President Santonja and Governor Schwarzenegger, at about 12:00 […]
This September two years met the sad demise of Italian athlete, Daniele Seccarecci who shocked especially to all European fans. In his memory, his brother Francesco Seccarecci and the Italian Federation of Bodybuilding, leaded by Mr. Benedetto Mondello, began an initiative to honoring so appreciated and charismatic athlete: a competition that was held in Rome […]