Arnold Classic Europe held in Madrid, Spain this weekend, 7-8 October 2011. You can imagine how many gym maniacks will make a pilgrimage there? BODY magazine planning to be there to see both pros and amateurs compete in Bodybuilding, Body Fitness, Classic Bodybuilding, Fitness, Bikini and strongman.
Together with Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jim Lorimer arranged Arnold Classic since 1989 (Jim’s son Bob Lorimer also with Classic Productions and help). Arnold Sports Festival has grown brutal in recent years – with all the sports that are represented, they have several thousand more runners than for instance Fitness Festival has visited.
Now that Arnold is no longer bound by the governor’s office makes it kind of thing and is expanding to the only direction that remains – by organizing the contest once a year, but outside of Columbus, Ohio, USA. The arrangement appears to be an expansion of the previously scheduled IFBB Grand Prix Valancia 8 October in Spain (where the top three qualify for the Olympia the following year). More information about this major event will when it becomes available. Guess is Arnold himself on the spot