The International Federation of Building and Fitness, IFBB, is saddened to learn of Mr. Gianluca Codognato passed away at the age of 95 years. IFBB wants to express its more deeply condolences to his family and all yours at this sad time.
He was a remarkable man, dedicated his entire life to Bodybuilding being involve on our sport during his whole life. Mr. Gianluca Codognato inaugurated the first Bodybuilding gym in Italy 60 years ago, competed to the highest level, spread Bodybuilding all around the world, was delegate of IFBB, helped to all bodybuilders to improve themselves and showed them to love our sport.
We are sorry to have lost such a loyal and committed friend. Please accept Bodybuilders condolences.