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Central American and Caribbean Athlet...

Arnold Classic Columbus was a success the event was a success in terms of the number of athletes, with over 800 athletes and a huge number of national federations all over the world. Over 30 athletes from Central America and Caribbean took part on the championships, as a result of the growth of sport in […]

VIDEO Arnold Classic Columbus 2016: I...

Watch the full video with IFBB President Rafael Santonja receiving the Lifetime Award from Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger in Arnold Classic Columbus 2016:

2016 ARNOLD AMATEUR NORTH AMERICA WOM...

by Andrew Michalak Congratulations to Brazilian girls! Bravo! Altogether they won 5 categories and three overall titles: Fernanda Duarte Kunze (Bikini-Fitness); Michele da Silva Pinto (Bodyfitness) and Fernanda Gutilla (Women’s Physique). Adding Hygor Ponchet Men’s Physique overall victory, Brazilian fitness team dominated this year’s Arnold. Since da Silva, Gutilla and Ponchet were renown international stars, […]

IFBB TV: More Arnold Classic Columbus...

IFBB TV brings you more videos from Arnold Classic Columbus 2016! You can watch now on IFBB TV the following videos: Arnold Classic Columbus 2016: Master Men’s Bodybuilding 40 – 49 years Arnold Classic Columbus 2016: Master Men’s Bodybuilding over 50 years Arnold Classic Columbus 2016: Men’s Bodybuilding Overall Arnold Classic Columbus 2016: Master Men’s […]

2016 ARNOLD AMATEUR NORTH AMERICA MEN...

by Andrew Michalak Altogether 105 “extreme” bodybuilders appeared on the stage in Columbus this year. Medals went to 12 countries but Kuwait won this classification, having 2 gold, 2 silver and 1 bronze “discs”. Medals went to 4 continents: 7 to Asia (including 3 gold); 6 to Europe (including 4 gold), 4 to South America […]

2016 IFBB Arnold Classic Columbus

March 3-6, 2016 Columbus, Ohio, USA The honorable Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jim Lorimer and Promoters Bob Lorimer and Mike Davies are proud to host the 10th Annual Arnold Amateur IFBB/NPC International Bodybuilding, Fitness, Bodyfitness/Figure, Bikini & Physique Championships in Columbus, Ohio, USA. The Arnold Amateur features more than 700 competitors from more than 80 nations […]

Hidetada Yamagishi Wins Arnold Classi...

Hidetada Yamagishi of Japan, one of the most popular athletes in the IFBB Pro League, won the Arnold Classic 212 for the first time tonight as he outlasted 2015 champion Jose Raymond. Yamagishi received the champion’s trophy from Arnold Schwarzenegger and $22,000, a Tony Nowak Official Champions Jacket and congratulations from Dr. Rafael Santonja of […]

2016 ARNOLD AMATEUR NORTH AMERICA CLA...

Andrew Michalak Men’s Classic Bodybuilding has gradually been progressing at Arnold USA, from 24 competitors last year up to 47 this year, what is nearly 100% more. Especially, we can see more and more US classic bodybuilders what may indicate still raising popularity of this division in this huge country. Anyway, classic bodybuilder came to […]

2016 ARNOLD AMATEUR NORTH AMERICA MAS...

by Andrew Michalak Compared to nominations, some changes took place as a couple of bodybuilders from men’s open categories decided to battle in the masters classes also, and with success. MASTER MEN’S BODYBUILDING 40-49 YEARS, OPEN The number of participants has raised from 23 to 28 as some senior bodybuilders who turn 40 this year […]

2016 ARNOLD AMATEUR NORTH AMERICA WOM...

by Andrew Michalak Altogether, 36 women physique competitors passed through the stage in Columbus; however, as many as 21 (58%) participated in the short class, up to 163 cm. WOMEN’S PHYSIQUE UP TO 163 CM As I wrote in the Preview, the Brazilian “Armada” of four girls dominated the short class, grasping all top three […]

2016 ARNOLD AMATEUR NORTH AMERICA SER...

by Andrew Michalak The biggest unknown of the 2016 Arnold Amateur has been made known: the men’s bodybuilding overall title went to the Russian super heavyweight bodybuilder Sergey Kulaev. Few minutes ago Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and IFBB President Dr. Rafael Santonja raised his hands declaring him the “champion of the champions”. His mysterious start number, […]

2016 ARNOLD AMATEUR USA: FIRST MEDALS...

by Andrew Michalak According to the schedule, master women’s bodyfitness and bikini-fitness were the first disciplines at this year’s Arnold USA. Beautiful and shapely ladies, who don’t look as real “Masters”, created an impressive opening of the three-day show. Many of them will also be seen on the stage in the women’s open categories and […]

2016 ARNOLD AMATEUR USA: REGISTRATION...

by Andrew Michalak Photo: Igor Kopcek Competitors, officials and fans from all over the world have been coming to Columbus, Ohio, USA, to take part in the annual Arnold Sport Festival, where bodybuilding and fitness sports play a key role. Those, who planned their trip through Canadian airports met the terrible weather conditions there, causing […]

Arnold Classic Columbus 2016 tentativ...

Are you thrilled about the upcoming Arnold Classic Amateur Columbus this weekend? The tentative running order has been released. You can check it out now on IFBB calendar! Stay tuned for more information, videos and images of Arnold Classic Columbus at www.ifbb.com and our social media platforms!

2016 ARNOLD AMATEUR NORTH AMERICA – C...

by Andrew Michalak Hot news: after recent updates and some new countries the total number of competitors has raised to 771, breaking all past records, and the total number of countries – to 72, what is also a new record! We can only congratulate the promoters: Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jim and Bob Lorimer as […]

2016 ARNOLD AMATEUR NORTH AMERICA – C...

by Andrew Michalak Nearly 200 amateur bodybuilders will compete in Columbus this year. Among them nearly 100 in senior categories, 35 in masters and 54 in Classic version of this sport. SUPER-HEAVYWEIGHT CATEGORY, OVER 100 KG Let me begin with the Super-Heavyweight category as this category will offer the greatest sensation of this year’s Arnold: […]

2016 ARNOLD AMATEUR NORTH AMERICA – C...

by Andrew Michalak Traditionally, Arnold Classic North America in Columbus, Ohio, will open the IFBB new season. But Arnold Amateur has been evolving in the recent years creating its editions in Europe, South America, Australia, Africa and Asia. The latter two in Johannesburg, South Africa and Hong Kong, China, will be inaugurated events. Taking the […]


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