One of the most important and highlighted event of 2018 IFBB Calendar was definitely the IFBB Belt & Road Bodybuilding and Fitness World Ranking Event & IFBB Elite Pro Card Qualifier, which was successfully organized by Chinese Bodybuilding Association (CBBA) from the 17th to 22nd of September in historical Xi’An, China.
The strategical event, which was named after the famous Silk Road that connects over 60 Euroasian countries, assembled over 400 athletes from 64 countries from all over the world. Over 2 days of competition, the athletes had competed at 26 disciplines for the glory of becoming winners of this major event, which will be organized every 4 years.
CBBA President Zhang Haifeng and his team worked hard with the support of Xi’An city government to make the Belt & Road most spectacular with memorable and grand Opening and Closing Ceremonies, which were emphasized by the beautiful city’s rich history.
IFBB President Dr. Rafael Santonja and AFBF President Mr. Ochir Ganbaatar were present at the event along with Governors of Xi’An city as well as other important figures, such as politicians and sponsors.