IFBB is making up the competitive calendar for next season 2018 and, as an advance, the Arnold Classic Amateur in Brazil, South Africa and Europe (Spain) will be included as some of the most relevant events.

For season 2018, the Arnold Classic Amateur will be Elite Qualifier events and, competitors qualified in Top 5, will take points for the 2018 Elite Ranking which final prizes will be over 200.000 €. Beside, the overall winners will earn the Pro Elite Card, if they choose to compite in the Pro Elite Circuit.

The 2018 Calendar will be approved by the IFBB Executive Committee, in the next World Congress held in Benidorm (Spain; November 2nd-6th), where the final dates for this 3 Arnold Classic Amateur will be published.