Saudi Arabia to host Mr. Universe Bodybuilding Championship on September 29–30
Riyadh, September 14, 2023, The Saudi Arabian Weightlifting and Bodybuilding Federation has scheduled the Mr. Universe Bodybuilding Championship for September 29–30 in the Al-Khobar Governorate of the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. The event qualifies competitors for the Mr. and Mrs. World Championship, the biggest competition in the International Fitness and Bodybuilding Federation (IFBB), and is open to both amateurs and pros. President of the International Bodybuilding and Fitness Board Rafael Santonja, his deputy, Dr. Adel Fahim el Sayed, President of the Arab and Egyptian Bodybuilding and Fitness Federations, a number of arbitrators, presidents of Arab and international federations, and a number of foreign arbitrators will attend the competition as guests of honor. Saudi bodybuilders will be chosen from the competition to compete in the World Championship, which will take place in Spain. Participants from the Kingdom's citizens and residents are also welcome, and the top professional in each category will be invited to the Mr. and Mrs. World Championship.