BEN WEIDER WORLDWIDE CLASSIC: IFBB Professional League Announces New Pro Qualifier Competitions


February 26, 2018

The IFBB Professional League is proud to announce the approval by the Estate of Ben Weider of a new logo representing the BEN WEIDER WORLDWIDE CLASSIC for both PRO and PRO QUALIFIER competitions.

The BEN WEIDER WORLDWIDE CLASSIC honors and celebrates the global legacy of Ben Weider, founder of the IFBB Professional League.

“The name ‘BEN WEIDER WORLDWIDE CLASSIC’ couldn’t be a more fitting title for competitions honoring Ben Weider”, said IFBB Professional League president Jim Manion. “Ben Weider created the IFBB Professional League, a worldwide professional bodybuilding, fitness and physique sport league whose athletes, judges, officials, promoters and fans have set the standard for excellence in our sport for over 50 years, starting with the 1965 Mr. Olympia.”

Look for the BEN WEIDER WORLDWIDE CLASSIC logo at an IFBB Professional League PRO and/or PRO QUALIFIER competition near you!

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_____________________________________________Jim Manion, President, IFBB Professional League