QUALIFICATION TO THE 2018 IFBB ELITE WORLD PROFESSIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
To qualify to the 1st IFBB Elite World Professional Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships, a competitor will need:
- To win his/her category at any of the IFBB Elite Pro events held this year prior to the Championships.
- To place in the top 10 of the 2018 IFBB Pro Ranking in his/her division (If any of the competitors from the top 10 already qualified as a category winner, next competitors will be qualified to the World Pro Championships).
IFBB ELITE PRO RANKING
Points for ranking at IFBB Elite Pro Events:
1st Place: Qualified for World Pro Championships
2nd Place: 16 points
3rd Place: 12 points
4th Place: 9 points
5th Place: 7 points
When an athlete that won an event and is already qualified for the World Championships and participates in other event and win the competition, the qualification rights are applied to the first one in the list that has not been qualified previously.
When an athlete qualifies for the World Championships, the athlete passes to the list of qualified athletes and will be removed from the ranking.
- Qualification ranking 2018 - Started at 2017 Nordic Pro Championships held in Lathi, Finland