Japan Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation (JBBF) celebrated, recently, its Executive Meeting in which decided the new Board members, with an important novelty: the relay, in the Presidency, with Mr. Tatsuya Fujiwara -former JBBF Vice-president- elected as new president and replacing Mr. Hitoshi Tamari who will be, in advance, JBBF Honorary President; in recognition to his long and fruitful career, leading the federation.

New president Fujiwara, who was already representing JBBF at the recent 2017 Asian Bodybuilding & Fitness Championships held in Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia); will continue with the goal to boost both sports, in Japan, where JBBF have the recognition from the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC).

 The new JBBF Executive Board is, as follows:

Honorary President:    Hitoshi Tamari

President:               Tatsuya Fujiwara 

Vice President:              Naotaka Ishii

Vice President:              Susumu Yoshida

Vice President:              Takashi Sakai

Vice President:              Hisashi Nakao

Managing Director:        Masazumi Aota

Managing Director:        Toshiko Tsujimoto

Picture: Mr. Tatsuya Fujiwara (second by right), at the recent 2017 Asian Bodybuilding & Fitness Championships held in Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia), where Japan won the Silver Medal, in Fitness categories, beside China (Gold) and Korea (Bronze).