During the whole Thursday, November 2nd; athletes, judges, officials and supporters from the 5 continents arrived to Benidorm, in order to participate in the 71st. World Bodybuilding Championships and IFBB Annual Congress, during this week.

Officials from the Organizing Committee and President Santonja, as host; welcomed all the visitors in a session that was dedicated to the registration of National Teams, during more than 16 hours, and to the Executive Board Meeting. The next session, on Friday 3rd, will be dedicated to the Annual Congress where it will be represented 85 countries by their respective delegates (morning) and the weight-in of competitors (evening).