National Physique Committee (NPC)

National Physique Committee (NPC) and IFBB Pro League President Jim Manion has been included in the Word Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) list of Prohibited Associations to manage sport, as a consequence of his continuous violations of the WADA Code, disrespecting international sport rules.

The official documents have been made public on WADA’s Official website. The publication date was 12 January 2018.

The official list can be downloaded in PDF format from HERE

The WADA website states: As part of its role in providing guidance to anti-doping organisations, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) publishes a global list of Athlete Support Personnel who are currently suspended from working with Athletes or other Persons under the 2015 World Anti-Doping Code’s new, ‘Prohibited Association’ (Article 2.10) rule.

Jim Manion is number 87 on the list and is suspended up to 10/10/2021

In a recent video, Bob Cicherillo stated that the NPC/IFBB Pro League are not part of WADA. Watch video below.

National Physique Committee (NPC)

National Physique Committee (NPC)


BOB WADA speech from Evolution of Bodybuilding on Vimeo.