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IFBB road trip continues all over the world


IFBB road trip continues all over the world.

The IFBB contest schedule is in full swing in the second half of the season.

Each weekend is jam packed with contests taking place in the Dominican Republic, Stockholm, Czech Republic and Finland.

The 2018 IFBB Nordic Cup, with 20 Elite Pro Cards up for grabs to the best amateur athletes and the IFBB Nordic Elite Pro Championship  with €26,000 in cash prizes will be held in Lahti (Finland) next from the  5th – 7th October. the event will be held at the prestigious Nordic Fitness Expo (NFE) organized by Mr. K.P. Ourama since 1996 and considered now the leading Bodybuilding & Fitness event in Scandinavia.

The IFBB Nordic Cup was formerly known as Ben Weider Legacy Cup and in this year’s edition, the disciplines will be Bodybuilding, Classic Physique, Men’s Physique, Classic Bodybuilding, Bodyfitness, Wellness and Bikini Fitness categories.

The IFBB Nordic Cup is part of the IFBB World Ranking (7 points for the winners in every absolute category) and will offer the Elite Pro Card for the Top 3 athletes, in every Division.

Completing the event, the IFBB Nordic Pro is the longest run Elite Pro show in Europe, after the Arnold Classic Europe. This 2018 edition will offer 5 Divisions; Men’s Bodybuilding (Open class) Men’s Bodybuilding (-90 kg), Men’s Physique, Bodyfitness and Bikini Fitness. The winners in the Nordic Pro will qualify, directly to 2018 IFBB Elite Pro World Championships.

See more information: www.ifbbnordic.com 

The official Inspection Report can be downloaded in PDF Format: Click HERE


The IFBB Santo Domingo Open 2018 that will be held in the capital city of Dominican Republic, October 12th to 14th; at the well-known “Teatro La Fiesta” in Jaragua Hotel & Casino.

The event will be organized by the FDFF president, Mr. Toni Peña and Mr. Eddy Pilier. It is open to all the IFBB-affiliated National Federations worldwide and will offer all the official disciplines -including Fitness Children- with Elite Pro Cards for the absolute winners.

The official Inspection Report can be downloaded in PDF format: Click HERE.


The 2018 IFBB Tyngre Classic Championships is open to athletes from Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, the event will be held on the 19th-21st October in Stockholm and is organized by Tyngre Company with the support of the Swedish Bodybuilding Federation (SBBF), chaired by Mr. Niclas Stromqvist.

The Schedule for this challenging weekend is, as follows:

Friday 19th: Registration (Hotel Scandic Victoria Tower)

Saturday 20th: 7th IFBB Tyngre Classic

Sunday 21st: IFBB Nordic Championships.

The official Inspection Report can be downloaded in PDF format: Click HERE


IFBB Fitness Mania Classic III will be held in the historic city of Kladno (located 25 km from Prague), October 13th to 14th at the elegant House of Culture “Dum Kultury”.

The event will be organized by the Czech Bodybuilding & Fitness Federation (SKFCR) and is included in the IFBB World Ranking. The event will offer up to 12 Elite Pro Cards for the best overall athletes. 

The 2018 IFBB Fitness Mania Classic is open to all IFBB-affiliated National Federations worldwide, with special categories for Junior & Master athletes.

Tentative Schedule:

Saturday 13rd: Registration (14:00 – 20:00)

Sunday 14th:  Competition & Finals (from 10:00)

The official Inspection report can be downloaded in PDF format: Click HERE