2014 IFBB World Fitness Championships - Schedule of Events - Sunday, October 5, 2014
The following schedule of activities is tentative and is therefore subject to change. Please check regularly for updates:
Fri 17 October
Official Arrival Date for Athletes and Delegates
17:00 Technical Meeting
17:30 Judges & Team Managers Meeting
18:00 WEIGH-IN / MEASUREMENTS
Sat 18 October
10:00-13:00 MORNING SESSION
15:00 EVENING SESSION
Sun 19 October
15:30 Official Opening of the Championships
21:30-04:00 Farewell Banquet
Mon 20 October
06:00-12:00 Official departure date for all participants
AMATEUR OLYMPIA LATIN AMERICA, Mexico - Thursday, July 24, 2014
A big thank you goes out to OPA President Ron Hache for providing athletes, last minute, for competition at the Amateur Olympia Latin America, held in Acapulco, Mexico, June 14 to 15.
The following are placings of the OPA athletes:
Stacey Da Silva Ontario Canada Bikini fitness 7th Up to 164 cm
Darnell Williams Ontario Canada Men’s physique 1st place Up to 170 cm
Ian Valliere Ontario Canada bodybuilding 1st light heavy, and over all winner Up to & Incl. 100 kgs
Hassan Jama Ontario Canada bodybuilding 2nd in light heavy Up to & Incl. 100 kgs
Charlotte Clark Ontario Canada Figure fitness 2nd in the tall class Over 164 cm
2014 IFBB North American Championships - Monday, July 21, 2014
Information regarding the 2014 IFBB North American Championships may be found on promoter Gary Udit's web site.
Placing of CBBF athlete Louis Chartier at the Arnold Brazil Classic - Monday, April 28, 2014
We are pleased to announce that CBBF athlete from Quebec, Louis Chartier, placed 3rd in the Open Master Men’s Bodybuilding Division at the Arnold Classic South America, from April 25th to April 27th, held in Rio, Brazil.
Classic Bodybuilding Category - Bodyweights and Limitations - Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Classic Bodybuilding category, renamed as Olympic Bodybuilding due to its inclusion at the next coming Asian Beach Games from the Olympic program, and as well in other regional Olympic IFBB participation, is a fast growing and successful area of our sport.
Its participation has been fully implemented in most of the 189 IFBB Affiliated National Federations and in the Continental and World Championships.
In the following diagram is displayed the bodyweight specification in regards with the high of the athletes. This graphic is part of the new IFBB Rules book to be released next may, bein currently in preparation by the Technical Team composed by our IFBB very skilful officials Pawel Filleborn, Rossella Pruneti and Andrew Michalak.
The 2014 IFBB World Classic Bodybuilding Championship is going to take place in Alcala de Henares, Spain, next December, 5-7.
IFBB Couples Bodybuilding at the World Level - Tuesday, April 15, 2014
From a discussion with the IFBB, due to the loss of Women’s Bodybuilding at the World level, Dr. Santonja stated the couples shall be made up of a Male Bodybuilder and either a Body Fitness (FIGURE) athlete or a Physique athlete.
Important Announcement for the 2015 CBBF National Events - Thursday, April 3, 2014
The CBBF is excited to announce the 2015 CBBF Bikini, Figure, Fitness & Physique Championships will be held in Halifax, NS and promoted by the CBBF/NSABBA.
In addition the 2015 CBBF Canadian Bodybuilding Championships will return to Edmonton, AB, promotion once again by John Dirks.
Further information TBD.
New CBBF Media Representative - Friday, March 28, 2014
The CBBF is very excited to announce our new CBBF media representative - Judi Stone Douglas, owner of Stone Photography Studio.
Judi and her team will be at the CBBF events and will be offering front stage photographs and backstage photographs, to athletes involved, as well as potential coverage of CBBF officials, etc.
Please view or website information on each of our national events, as they become posted, to access Stone Photography Studio.
Welcome the PEIFPA to the CBBF - Monday, January 27, 2014
The CBBF is very excited to announce the inclusion of the PEIFPA to our family of provincial associations and ultimately into our governing body the IFBB.
Following years of attempting to gain a provincial association based in PEI, we are proud to announce the inclusion of the PEIFPA - www.peifpa.com
, to complete the total Canada wide provincial representation into the CBBF.
The Board of Directors who provide the first leadership for PEIFPA are -
President: Josh Rioux
Vice President: Dr. Vince Adams
Treasurer: Susan Rioux
Secretary: Tammy Gallant
Along with Associate Directors Tom LeClair, Dave Follette, Carrie Weatherbie, Shannon Pineau and Mike Cameron who will guide the PEIFPA.
Along with IFBB Professional League Figure Athlete and Provincial Head Judge: Samantha Rioux.
The CBBF and IFBB would like to take this opportunity to thank all the individuals who have provided their time and expertise to lead the PEIFPA and we hope to see many athletes competing at the three CBBF national events during the years to come and one day to visit the wonderful province of PEI and attend a future CBBF national event.
To all of the PEIFPA we wish you the best in 2014 and hope to see you in the not too distant future. Welcome to the CBBF family!
Clarification regarding footwear and suits for CBBF national events & The North Americans - Tuesday, January 14, 2014
For those athletes who may be confused as to the changes in footwear/suits, the changes will occur ONLY
if you are selected to compete for the CBBF at any of the IFBB World Championships or any of the Arnold Classic events.
For any CBBF event or the North Americans, NO RESTRICTIONS on footwear or suits!
Any suits may be used, with female competitors wearing bikinis which must conform to accepted standards of taste and decency.
For BIKINI, the bikini bottom will cover a minimum of 1/3 of the gluteus maximus and bottom part of the frontal area. Strings and Thongs are strictly prohibited.
For ALL OTHERS the bikini bottom will cover a minimum of 1/2 of the gluteus maximus and bottom part of the frontal area.