The organizing committee of the IFBB European Championships, is working closely with the Santa Susana City Council, preparing the final details for an event held in a safe environment, including all the necessary measures to protect the health of our athletes, officials and fans. With the presence of more than 1.000 athletes integrated
Is it with deep sadness that we must report the passing away of the former World Champion and Slovak Bodybuilding legend, Josef “Gigant” Grolmus; on July 13th, at the age of 59 y.o. Involved in Bodybuilding since he was a teenager, Grolmus was competing from 1977 until 1990, with great international results as
The IFBB World Children’s Championships 2020 return to the city of Cacak in Serbia, from October 23rd to 26th, organized by the Serbian Federation, and its President, Mr. Goran Ivanovic. The children’s categories, with athletes between eight and fourteen years old, continue to progress dynamically and have proven to be a great source
In addition to the excellent news of the IFBB South American Professional Championships, that will take place in Buenos Aires, Argentina, next November, there is now a new professional event in Prague, open for Bikini, and Bodybuilding category, to be held jointly with the Diamond Cup Prague next October 3rd. This competition will
Seville, the historical Andalusian capital, will host the 2020 edition of the Arnold Sport festival Europe, between 11th and 13th of December, with an Expo especially dedicated to the countries of North Africa, an area of the world where the number of athletes, gyms, and activities related to bodybuilding and fitness keeps growing.
Following regular meetings with national federations, President Santonja met this week with European federations, discussing topics of general interest, and specific aspects of international competitions that will take place in these countries throughout 2020, such as the Pro Qualifiers events, like the Diamond Cup in Cacak, and the Diamond Cup in Georgia, that
Last Sunday took place the finals of the 1st IFBB European online e-Championships. The project has been a technological challenge cordianated by a technical team that has worked simultaneously from Russia, Poland and Spain; coordinated from the IFBB headquarters. The entire competition was scored live by judges from 14 different countries, and was
The Sweden Federation celebrated last June 13th a beginners competition in Alingsas, Sweden, which was the first event that the Sweden Federation organized previous to the Covid-19 restrictions. The competition was successfully organized by the Sweden Federation Vice-President, Mrs Carina Isaksson. The event was an interesting experience to athletes, judges, all two meters
Continuing with the videoconferences that President Santonja is regularly holding with different National Federations, the IFBB had met this week with Algeria, Tunisia, and the President of the Arab Federation, and IFBB Vicepresident for Africa, Dr. Adel Fahim. Following with meetings in Europe, he gathered with the Czeh Republic, Russia, Azerbaijan, Macedonia, Hungary,
The European online e-Championships celebrate their finals this weekend, with an intense program including the parade of nations and other great attractions, starting at 10:00 am (UCT+2). These new modalities of events will be followed with the next realization of the 1st Pan American e- Championships, and 1st Asian e-Championships.
The prestigious European fitness and sports nutrition company Noninu, will be the main sponsor at the Arnold Sport Festival Europe that will take place in Seville, next December 11th. The company president, Mr. Ralph Steiger, confirms the strong commitment of this company with fitness, sport, and healthy lifestyle. Noninu, with central offices in
The fit model categories continue it’s consolidation in the international programs, being now included in the European Championships next September, an event which will be preceded by the IFBB Fit Model World Cup in Riga, Latvia, next September 5th. The fit model category will continue with the celebration of the IFBB World Fit