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IFBB President Rafael Santonja attends the 2018 IFBB Abu Dhabi International Grand Prix

2018 IFBB Abu Dhabi


IFBB President Rafael Santonja attends the 2018 IFBB Abu Dhabi International Grand Prix.

In another hectic but exciting weekend with several IFBB international events, around the world, IFBB President Rafael Santonja made the trip to Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) to attend the Pro Elite Qualifier event and Fitness Expo organized immediately after the 2018 IFBB European Championships came to a close. The Expo was organized by Mr. Bassem El Jawhari and his company (Abu Dhabi Muscle & Fitness Expo).

With up to 12 Elite Pro Cards available to the main winners, the event was another success in the promotion of bodybuilding and fitness in the Gulf area and in the Emirates where National Federation chaired by His Royal Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad bin Saif Al Sharqui is becoming more active and stronger year by year.

Also attending the event was International Bodybuilding and fitness star Mike O’Hearn.

Picture:(L-R) International bodybuilding and fitness celebrity Mike O’Hearn, President Santonja in presence of Dr. Adel Fahim El Sayed, president of the Arab Bodybuilding Federation giving an award to HRH Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad bin Saif Al Sharqui, president of the UAE National Bodybuilding Federation & IFBB Vice-president.