OCB Colonial Open (Pro Qualifier)
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Saturday, June 30, 2018
Crosswalk – 7575 Richmond Road, Williamsburg VA 23188
This show will have a straight-thru format. Men’s Pre-judging 10:00 a.m., followed by a brief intermission, and then men's finals. Women’s Prejudging 3:00 p.m., followed by a brief intermission, and then women's finals.
10:00 AM Men's Show: Adults $30, Ages 6-16 $15, Ages 5 & Under Free
3:00 PM Women's Show: Adults $30, Ages 6-16 $15, Ages 5 & Under Free
Both Showtimes: Adults $45, Ages 6-16 $20, Ages 5 & Under Free
Trainer/Assistant ticket: $50 (for those helping a competitor prepare backstage - one trainer max per competitor is permitted. Good all day for general admission and backstage access.
Tickets are non-refundable. Only cash will be accepted day of the event.
Entry Fees & Deadlines
If entry received by March 15th: $65; March 16th-April 15th: $75; April 16th – June 20th: $85. Crossover entry is $50 per additional class. Walk-in entries will not be accepted the day of the event. Polygraph Exam $50 (payable to the examiner at the time of testing). OCB Membership must be purchased in advance by 6/20/16 at OCBonline.com. A current OCB membership number will be required at registration. All fees non-refundable.
Division Offerings & Classes
Men’s Bodybuilding: Novice, Age 60+, Age 50+, Age 40+ (PQ), Open (PQ), Physically Challenged
Men’s Physique: Novice, Age 40+ (PQ), Open (PQ)
Men’s Classic Physique: Novice, Age 40+, Open (PQ)
Women’s Physique: Novice, Age 40+ (PQ), Open (PQ)
Figure: Novice, Age 40+(PQ), Open (PQ)
Bikini: Novice, Age 40+ (PQ), Open (PQ)
NOVICE ELIGIBILITY: Cannot have placed first in any class (besides teen), within any division, within any category, with any organization (with the exception of cases where first place was won in a class that only had one competitor in it).
When more than one class in a division, classes are formed by dividing competitors evenly by height.
Crossover Entries (entering more than one division)
A crossover entry is entering more than one division within a category. For example, someone may enter the Novice division, if eligible, and also elect to crossover into the Open division and compete in it as well. Competitors may not participate in more than one category (Bikini, Figure, Physique, Bodybuilding, Classic Physique) at any given show.
The top 5 in each class will receive awards.
All competitors are required to be current members of OCB to participate in this event. If needing to obtain the annual membership please do so by June 20th. Memberships can be purchased at OCBonline.com.This is a natural (drug-free) competition. All competitors must meet eligibility criteria listed in the OCB drug testing guidelines in order to participate. Prior to registering, competitors should review the procedures and list of banned substances posted on OCBonline.com.
Banned Substances Screening Methods
All competitors are required to be polygraph tested prior to competing. In addition, all pro qualifying placement winners are required to provide a urine specimen immediately after the conclusion of the event for urinalysis.
Check-In times will be Friday June 29th from 2 PM to 9 PM at the host hotel, Holiday Inn Express 720 Lightfoot Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188. Polygraph screenings will be by appointment Friday June 29th from 9 AM to 9 PM, also at the host hotel, Holiday Inn Express 720 Lightfoot Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188. To schedule an appointment visit (link to be added soon). The polygraph fee is $50 and is payable in cash only at the time of testing. Exact change would be appreciated. Polygraph results are valid for other OCB amateur shows held within six weeks.
All competitors can supply their own music for their 60-second individual presentation, or can request house music be used instead. Send mp3 music files as an email attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org and please include your name, and the title of the song being sent.
The Holiday Inn Express - 720 Lightfoot Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188. Please use this link to book a room at the group rate: THE COLONIAL OPEN. Discounted rates will immediately apply. You may also make reservations at the group rate by calling (757) 220-0062. Discount code: "COLONIAL OPEN".
*You are NOT required to stay at the host hotel. Due to this event being held during a holiday weekend in a tourist town, the pricing is higher than we generally prefer. There are several less expensive hotels/motel options in the area. It is okay if you choose to book a room elsewhere, but due to the busy holiday weekend, we advise that you book your room as soon as possible. Alternate hotels: rnHampton Inn & Suites - 1880 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185 (757) 229-4900. Fairfield Inn & Suites - 1402 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185 (757) 645-3600. Park Inn by Radisson - 2007 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185 (757) 220-3888. Quality Inn & Suites - 5351 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188 (757) 645-3636.
A roster with assigned competitor numbers and class breakdowns will be emailed to competitors the Wednesday or Thursday before the show.
One assistant max per competitor is allowed backstage. A trainer/assistant ticket must be purchased, which is good for both general admission and back stage access - cost $50. It may be purchased online, at check-in or day of the show.
Competitor Prep Area
Light weights, bands and mirrors will be backstage for use in preparing to go no stage. Competitors are welcome to bring their own equipment and mirrors as well.
Stage Photography Coverage
Order forms with details about service will be available at check-ins.
Video Recording Policy
Competitors and friend/family are welcome to bring recording devices.
Spray Tanning, Hair, and Make-Up Services
Spray tanning, Hair, and/or Make-Up services are available from Beauty by Fargo. For details or to schedule appointment, contact Ashley Marie at email@example.com
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