In recognition of the IFBB trust on the Bodybuilding Federation of El Salvador and the city of San Salvador (where the recent 2015 World Junior & Master Championships took place) the city of San Salvador gave President Santonja an honour, at an official reception. This reception was held on Monday, December 14th after the end of the championships.
The acting Mayor, Mr. Mario Duran (a former international volleyball player) delivered the award on behalf of the Mayor, Mr. Najib Bekele. This was a special recognition of the sporting and cultural promotion that this international event has given to San Salvador, with the participation of athletes from 43 countries.
President Santonja was accompanied with his wife, Mrs. Nieves; and the President of the Federation of El Salvador, Mr. Fabrizio Hernández and his wife and competitive athlete, Susan.