OCB Natural Pittsburgh Championships Saturday April 21st

OCB Natural Pittsburgh Championships

Event Info


OCB Natural Pittsburgh Championships (Pro Qualifier*)

Please print a contest flyer and hang at the gym you go to.


Date

Saturday April 21, 2018


Location

Franklin Regional Senior HS Theatre, 3210 School Road, Murrysville, PA. 15668


Time

11:00 AM (event will run straight through with a 30-minute intermission after group comparisons and before individual presentations/awards).


Tickets

Adult General Admission $35, Under Age 12 General Admission $10, Assistant (general admission plus backstage access): $50 (only applicable to those helping a competitor prepare back stage). One assistant max per competitor is permitted.

Online ticket purchases can be made up until April 14th. After that, tickets will be only be able to be purchased at the door the day of the event. Only cash will be accepted the day of the event. No checks or credit cards the day of the show. Tickets are nontransferable and nonrefundable.


Entry Fees & Deadlines

If entry is received by 03/31/2018 the entry fee is $65. After 03/31/2018 the entry fee is $85. Crossover fee for each additional class $45. Last day to enter is Thursday 4/19.


Division Offerings

Bikini: Novice, Age 40+, Open
Figure: Novice, Age 50+, Age 40+, Open
Men’s Physique: Novice, Age 50+, Age 40+, Open
Men’s Classic Physique: Novice, Age 40+, Open
Men’s Bodybuilding: Teen, Novice, Age 60+, Age 50+, Age 40+, Open
Women’s Physique: Novice, Age 40+, Open

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).


Classes

When more than one class in a division, classes are formed by dividing competitors evenly by height. Promoter reserves the right to add or drop classes based on the number of competitors entered.


Crossover Entries

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.


Awards

The top 5 in each class will receive sculptured awards. Best Posing awards in Bodybuilding and Best Presenters in Figure, Physique, Classic Physique, Bikini. OCB Pro Cards will be given providing requirements are met.


Eligibility

All competitors are required to hold current OCB memberships to participate in this event. If needing to obtain the annual membership, please register by a week before the event. Memberships can be purchased on 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-Ins/Polygraph Screenings

By appointment Friday April 20th at the host hotel, Holiday Inn Express, 6552 US-22, Delmont, PA. You will need to come to the lobby and a show representative will direct you where to go. Schedule an appointment. The polygraph fee is $50 and is payable in cash only at the time of testing. Please try to schedule your polygraph appointment so it's before your spray tanning appointment if doing both the same day. 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 shows held within six weeks so will be valid for the OCB Battle of the 'Burgh show on April 28th in Pittsburgh.


Music

Competitors are to supply their own music for finals performance by emailing an Mp4 or WAV format copy of music to deejay, Gordon Slagle by 3/31/17 @ djgordonslagle@windstream.net. NO PROFANITY. Props allowed. Routine length should be 60 seconds. Please include your full name, cell phone number and what divisions you are competing in when emailing Gordon Slagle your music. Bikini Competitors please use discretion and show respect to the audience and judges with your performance.


Host Hotel

Holiday Inn Express, 6552 US-22, Delmont, PA. (Special Show Rate $105 if booked by March 20th )


Backstage Policy

One assistant max per competitor is allowed backstage. The assistant must buy a trainer/assistant ticket, which is good for general admission and back stage access.


Competitor Prep Area

Light weights, bands and mirrors will be backstage for use in preparing to go on stage. Competitors are welcome to bring their own equipment and mirrors as well.


Photo & Video Services

We will provide a professional photographer & video crew. rnThey will provide quality pictures & CD video at a reasonable cost. You may obtain forms at the show or by emailing the photographer and/or videographer. No one is permitted to set up cameras or use cell phones to take Video/Pictures at Pre-Judging or Finals without permission from the event Promoter. You can reach Mark Dreibeblis the photographer at Hot Shots Photography (301) 975-9800 or email Mark Dreibelbis mark@hotshotsphotography.com. You can reach Kamen Bonev the Videographerat KB Video (412) 608-5706 or email: KamenBonev@kb55.com.


Spray Tanning Services

Professional competition tanning is strongly suggested and will be provided by Competition Tanning Expert, Sarah Rubino of BRONZE BEAUTY TAN at the contest hotel on Friday, April 7th and Saturday morning before the competition.To contact for appointment times, pricing & details call Sarah @412-301-5455 or email her at tan@bronzebeautyst.com


Hair & Make-Up Services

These Services will be provided by JVU’s Hair Studio. Please call Jenn Vu at 412-572-3006 to schedule an appointment.


Contact

Promoter: Dean, dean4540@aol.com, (724) 327-3326