Gemma Egea and Rick Simeon named 2014 IFBT World Rankings Champions
For the third consecutive year, Gemma Egea (Catalonia) has been crowned the IFBT World Rankings Champion in women's doubles. Rick Simeon (USA) completed the season with 2090 points to lead the men's doubles category. He competed in the top tournaments on the IFBT World Cup circuit to include; the Barcelona World Championships, Pompano Beach, FL (USA), Cancun (MEX) and Carolina (Puerto RIco).
Egea topped the women's category with a total of 2045 points. She won the gold medal at the World Championship in Barcelona and the European in Sardinia, Silver in Pompano Beach, FL (USA) and Carolina (Puerto Rico) and competed in other tournament to include G-2 November's event in Barcelona.
Beatriz Rivera (Puerto Rico) topped the Mixed-Doubles division with 1705 points. Making the 2014 Honor Roll for the second consecutive years for Men's singles is Rick Simeon (USA) with 1100 points and Women's singles honors goes to Beatriz Rivera (Puerto Rico) with 1390 points.
In Men's Over, Women's Over and the Under Division the champions are, Domenico Mazzotti (Italy) topped the Men's Over division with 920 points while Liana Scarmin & Simona Longhi (Italy) lead the Women's Over division with 1025 points. Francesc Paredes & Pol Baijet – Under (Catalonia), took home the Under crown with 375 points.
There are now eight official categories of world rankings. The IFBT would like to congratulate all category champions on their tremendous accomplishments in 2014.