August 20, 2019 Update:
Due to the overwhelmingly positive response we’ve received since announcing the 2020 Olympia Qualification System, the IFBB Professional League will continue to support our promoters and strive to improve for our athletes to achieve their dream of stepping on the Olympia stage. So, we decided to make some changes to make the athlete’s Olympia experience even better!
Following President Jim Manion’s motto “You Win, You’re In!”, below is an update on the 2020 Olympia Qualification System:
The new deadline to qualify for the 2020 Olympia is posted here.
Note 1: The deadline to qualify for the 2020 Olympia is extended to October 18, 2020.
Note 2: The Rising Phoenix is added to Tier 1. Top 5 from the 2019 Wings of Strength Rising Phoenix Women’s Bodybuilding World Championship qualify for the 2020 Olympia.
Note 3: Women’s Bodybuilding is added to the “25 or less contests in a division” section.
Note 4: The Japan Pro is added to Tier 2.
Note 5: The Europa Pro Championship is added to Tier 3. See here for who qualifies for the 2020 Olympia.
Note 6: The Wings of Strength Romania Muscle Fest Pro is added to Tier 3 for the 2021 Olympia.
Note 7: The Legion Sports Fest Pro is added to Tier 3 for the 2021 Olympia.
Note 8: The 2019 Ben Weider Natural Pro Championships, Men’s Bodybuilding division winner, does not qualify for the 2020 Olympia.