IFBB World Amateur

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Past Winners

1997 IFFB World Amateur held in Bratislava on October 18th-19th
Lightweights
NameCountryPointsPlace
Peggy SchoolcraftUSA121
Tulay OzbekTurkey222
Martina TomanovaSlovakia423
Jana PudjakovaSlovakia464
Carina IsakssonSweden485
Brigitte SchoriSwitzerland516
Jitka StasnaCzech Republic*   367
Tanja BraunGermany458
Pavla BrandtalovaCzech Republic489
Heidi LovdalNorway5210
Cathy PilainFrance5211
Raija ToivoFrance5612
Martine Van DewalleFrance6313
Mizuma UtakoJapan7214
Irina MunteanRomania7315
Ping ZhingChina7416
Vesna MesarCroatia8517
Middleweights
NameCountryPointsPlace
Valentina ChepigaUkraine121
Helena DavidovaRussia272
Hana StepankovaSlovakia343
Rita BelloArgentina504
Miriam PeschlovaSlovakia505
Barbora KafkovaCzech Republic636
Berit MadsenDenmark*   337
Patricia DavidFrance378
Claudia KlumaierAustria389
Marion WitzkeGermany4410
Cheryl VasquezUSA4911
Michaela BollaItaly5512
Christina MusumeciArgentina6213
Danuza Ruiz-MarquesBrazil7114
Camilla SinclairSweden7115
Daniela MaroyicCroatiaELIM
Hirota YumiJapan
Luminitia MuresanRomania
Agnieszka BecmerPoland
Daniela EscherSwitzerland
Guzel VroomHolland
Ana Pinto-PereiraPortugal
Catrin WeyerLuxembourg
Heavyweights
NameCountryPointsPlace
Beate DrabingAustria141
Tatyana IonenkoUkraine232
Ursula SchachGermany373
Anna-Maria KissHungary394
Marika JohanssonSweden495
Marja KalvalaFinland586
Janka MicudovaSlovakia*   367
Tarja HoviFinland388
Gina Marie HallUSA429
Iulia StefanovitschRussia4710
Anett StokkenNorway6311
Monica IngebrigstenNorway6612
Maria LavdaGreece6813
Catia ReisBrazil6814
Heiki WachterAustria6815
Felicia PopaRomania7116
Eva PogacnikSlovenia8417
Overall--Valentina Chepiga, Ukraine -- Turns Pro
*   Reflects two rounds of Posing only
     Winning "Team Posing" -- Slovakia

1996 IFFB World Amateur held in Rimini on October 6th-7th
Lightweights
NameCountryPointsPlace
Irina PetrenkoUkraine141
Cathy PilainFrance252
Marina VariItaly263
Donna KaylorUSA414
Christine NoelFrance415
Brigitte SchoriSwitzerland646
Zelika TepesCroatia*    397
Federica SegantiniItaly418
Gabriella Di TursiItaly469
Luciana CardosaBrazil4610
Mizuma UtakoJapan5411
Aylin AkbaiTurkey5812
Shawn FarleyBarbados6513
Jan JohnsonBahamas6614
Middleweights
NameCountryPointsPlace
Inna UitEstonia251
Patricia DavidFrance282
Elena KurakovaMoldova303
Rita BelloArgentina334
Guzel VroomHolland485
Barbora KafkovaCzech Republic546
Hana StepankovaSlovakia*    297
Rita RinnerSwitzerland418
Verena MeierSwitzerland489
Violet KeiterGermany5010
Lea JuvonenFinland5611
Raissa MerchinaRussia6112
Monica MartinsBrazil6213
Gina Marie HallUSA6814
Danza MarquesBrazil7315
Heavyweights
NameCountryPointsPlace
Zdenka TvardaCzech Republic131
Marika BlankensteinGermany262
Sabine BrechtGermany403
Ewa ErickssonSchweden534
Antonella CentanaroItaly545
Minna RyynanenFinland*    386
Ioulia StefanovitchRussia417
Ase SvendheimNorway468
Erika TaksonyiHungary489
Anne OksanenFinland5110
Marika JohanssonSchweden5711
Kristie KelleyUSA6312
Cristina LavezziItaly6413
Corletta WickhamBarbados7514
Overall--Inna Uit, Estonia -- Turns Pro
*   Reflects two rounds of Posing only
     Winning "Team Posing" -- USA

1995 IFFB World Amateur held in Brugge on November 18th
Lightweights
NameCountryPlace
JoJo SinclairSingapore1
Tulay OzbekTurkey2
Irena PetrenkoUkraine3
Catherine PilainFrance4
Ina LopulissaHolland5
Patricia VeldmanHolland6
Pam KusarUSA7
Angela CilioneItaly8
Marina VariItaly9
Katja MontejanoSwitzerland10
Verena MeierSwitzerland11
Zhang PingChina12
Marisa GarridoSpain13
Monica BartinsBrazil14
May Britt AasNorway15
Grace LuiHongKong16
Chei Min YoungKorea16
Utako MizumaJapan16
Lee Eun WooKorea16
Jan JohnsonBahamas16
Figen CengizTurkey16
Middleweights
NameCountryPlace
Beatrix Gluck   *Germany1
Patricia DavidFrance2
Renita HarrisUSA3
Guzel AkgulHolland4
Eija VeisalainenFinland5
Paola NobileItaly6
Berit MadsenDenmark7
Valentina ChipegaUkraine8
Cecile MestrezBelgium9
Paola DiPintoItaly10
Barbora KafkovaCzech Republic11
Lisbeth WikstromSweden12
Anna BalkoHungary13
Claudia SchatzmanSwitzerland14
Betty TessutoBrazil15
Dorata JadczakPoland16
Ann OevelandNorway16
Florence LabyFrance16
Nancy CoolsBelgium16
Pilar AlcaideSpain16
Joo Su YeonKorea16
Danuza MarquesBrazil16
Shirley GarnesBarbados16
Heavyweights
NameCountryPlace
Marjo KrishiFinland1
Elizabeth SchwarzGermany2
Beate DrabingAustria3
Zdenka TvrdaCzech Republic4
Elena KurakovaMoldavia5
Tatiana IonenkoUkraine6
Zdenka RazymovaCzech Republic7
Marion DietrichGermany8
Christina MusumeciArgentina9
Linda Wood-HoyteUSA10
Erika TaksonyiHungary11
Tanja BrinkDenmark12
Sandra KeuschnigAustria13
Nadia KararAlgeria14
Helene WickersSweden15
Kirsi MikkonenFinland16
Maritza RamosPuerto Rico17
Irene IstryBelgium17
Nadine AertsBelgium17
Fabienne MartinoFrance17
Christine ThierpontBelgium17
Overall--Marjo Krishi, Finland -- Turns Pro
*   Winning "Olympia Posedown" -- Right to enter Ms.O 96
     Winning "Team Posing" -- Belgium
     Winning "Team Championship" -- Germany

1994 IFFB World Amateur held in Borlange
Lightweights
NameCountryPlace
Christine NoelFrance1
Catherine PilainFrance2
Marina VariItaly3
Nanna BjoneNorway4
Pam KusarUSA5
Esther SydfoxSpain6
Brigitte SchoriSwitzerland7
Yuko UenoJapan8
Zuhal AyseverTurkey9
Ji MingliRepublic of China10
Luciana CardosoBrazilELIM
Middleweights
NameCountryPlace
Karin PetzGermany1
Patricia DavidFrance2
Tulay OzbekTurkey3
Marja-Leana LehtonenFinland4
Daniela FollisItaly5
Brigitta CarlssonSweden6
Valentina ChepigaUkraine7
Monica RiscollSweden8
Camilla PalazziSweden9
Jodi FriedmanUSA10
Elena MomoutenkoRussia11
Helena SaladrigasSpain12
Darina GajovskaCzech Republic13
Marie SaundersSouth Africa14
Barbara FurerSwitzerland15
Wang BijuanRepublic of ChinaELIM
Eija VeijalainenFinland
Irena PetrenkoUkraine
Irena BelovaLatvia
Yumi HirotaJapan
Halina KunickaPoland
Heavyweights
NameCountryPlace
Natalia MurnikovieneLithuania1
Elizabeth SchwarzGermany2
Beate DrabingAustria3
Angelika LoebardtGermany4
Linda Wood-HoyteUSA5
Zdenka TvrdaCzech Republic6
Zdenka RazymovaCzech Republic7
Ewa KrynskaPoland8
Gunilla SoderbergSweden9
Jeanette OlsenNorway10
Ilse HubertsHolland11
Marika JohanssonSweden12
Tarja TuovinenFinland13
Charita NeethlingSouth Africa14
Vigdis MonsenNorwayELIM
Ioulia StefanovitchRussia
Yma KarlstadNorway
Paola DiPintoItaly
Alair SalvadegoBrazil
Zhang HaihongRepbulic of China
Raisa MerchinaRussia
Tatjan IonenkoUkraine
Overall--Natalia Murnikoviene, Lithuania -- Turns Pro
     Winning "Team Posing" -- Sweden
     Winning "Team Championship" -- Germany

Past World Champions
LightweightMiddleweightHeavyweight
YearThe WinnerYearThe WinnerYearThe Winner
1997Peggy Schoolcraft, USA 1997Valentina Chepiga, Ukraine 1997Beate Drabing, Austria
1996Irena Petrenko, Ukraine 1996Inna Uit, Estonia 1996Zdenka Tvarda, Czech Republic
1995Tulay Ozbek, Turkey 1995Beatrix Gluck, Germany 1995Marjo Krishi, Finland
1994Christine Noel, France 1994Karin Petz, Germany 1994Natalia Murnikoviene, Lithuania
1993Veronique Gady, France 1993Frederique Auchart, France 1993Sabine Froschauer, Germany
1992Eva Sukupova,
Czech Republic
1992Skye Ryland, USA 1992Yolanda Hughes, USA
1991Sally Gomez, USA 1991Diana Gimmler, Germany 1991Gabriella Szikszay, Hungary
1990Zuzana Korinkova, Czechoslovakia 1990Jutta Tippelt,
West Germany
1990Yvonne Rosell, Sweden
1989Ina Lopulissa, Holland 1989Lynne Lemieux, Sweden 1989Leny Tops, Holland
1988Janet Tech, USA 1988Veronica Dahlin, Sweden 1988Laura Creavalle, Guyana
1987Charla Sedacca, USA 1987Renee Casella, USA 1987Janice Graser, USA
1986Renate Holland,
West Germany
1986Gundi Froder,
West Germany
1986Cathy Palyo, USA
1985Juliette Bergmann, Holland 1985Dominique Darde, France 1985Not Contested
1984Ellen Van Marris, Holland 1984Clare Furr, USA 1984Not Contested
1983Erika Mes, Holland 1983Inger Zetterqvist, Sweden 1983Not Contested