At the Opening Ceremony of the 1975 "IFBB Mr. Universe" and "Joe Weider’s
Mr. Olympia" in Pretoria, South Africa, Ben Weider’s opening remarks were, "They said it could not be done", referring to the two-year struggle (against prejudice and political and government interference) to ensure that these Championships were hosted in accordance with the IFBB creed that "in sport, there are no limitations; no barriers of race, religion, politics or culture. is proud to faithfully reproduce below all 40 pages of the 1975 IFBB International Congress Report, including the "IFBB Mr. Universe" and "Joe Weider’s Mr. Olympia" Championships Report [by the late Oscar State, OBE, page 34].








































 To read more about the historic Congress and Championships in Pretoria, please see the "Special Report on South Africa".