OCB Carolina Classic Saturday September 15th

OCB Carolina Classic

Event Info


Show Time:

1:00 p.m. (event will run straight through with a 30 minute intermission after group comparisons and before individual presentations/awards)rn


Drug Testing:

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 these guidelines procedures and the list of banned substances, which are posted on OCBonline.com. All competitors are required to be polygraph tested prior to competing. Photo identification must be shown prior to polygraph tests. Any competitor not polygraph tested will be subject to disqualification.


OCB Membership:

All competitors are required to be current members of OCB to participate in this event. If needing to obtain the annual membership please be sure to register before 9/10. Membership information can be found on OCBonline.com.


Division Offerings:

Men’s Bodybuilding: Novice, Age 40+, Open – Figure: Open, Novice– Bikini: Novice, 40+, Open – Men’s Physique: Open - Men's Classic Physique: Open-Women’s Physique: Open - Promoter reserves the right to add or drop classes based on number of entries.


Classes:

When more than one class in a division, classes are formed by dividing competitors evenly by height.


Crossover

A "crossover" is entering more than one division. For example, someone may enter the Figure Novice division, if eligible, and also elect to crossover into the Figure Open division and compete in it as well. Crossovers between the Figure, Bikini and Women’s Physique categories are not permitted. Crossovers between Men’s Physique and Bodybuilding are not permitted.


Awards:

Swords for top 5 placements in each class.


Pro Cards:

Urine Testing: Urine testing will be required of pro card winners. rnPro cards will be awarded in classes where the minimum requirements are met. rnThe minimums are: rnMen’s Bodybuilding Open: 6 rnMen’s Bodybuilding Age 40+: 3 rnMen’s Physique Open: 6 rnMen’s Physique Age 40+: 3 rnWomen’s Physique Open: 3 rnWomen’s Physique Age 40+: 3 rnFigure Open: 6 rnFigure Age 40+: 3 rnBikini Open: 6 rnBikini Age 40+: 3rn


Entry Deadline:

Tuesday 9/11. Entries will not be accepted after this.


Fees:

If entry is received by 8/30: Entry $65, Crossover Entry $45 for each additional class. After 8/28 to 9/11: Entry $95, Crossover Entry $75 for each additional class. (Polygraph screening $50 paid in cash only at check-ins on 9/14). All fees are non-refundablern rn


Check-in/Polygraph:

By appointment Friday 9/14 9am-6pm at the host hotel listed below. All contestants must be able to check-in prior to 6pm Friday 9/14. You will receive notice by email 2-3 weeks before the show to schedule your polygraph test.


Contestant Meeting:

September 15, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. at the venue (Lexington Middle School).rn rn


Backstage Policy:

One assistant max per competitor allowed, assistant MUST buy a trainer/assistant ticket ($65), which is good for general admission and back stage access.


Pump Up Area:

Light weights, bands and mirrors will be back stage for use in pumping up before going on stage. Competitors are welcome to bring their own equipment and mirrors as well.


Professional Services:

Spray Tanning: Blaze Bronzing – Contact Scott Johnson (919) 706-5988 to schedule an appointment


Music:

All competitors have the choice of choosing their own 60 seconds of music for individual routines or using house music. Music must be submitted no later than Sept. 11 or house music will be used. Email an mp3 format song to nogearmusic.com


Tickets:

Adult General Admission $35, Under Age 12 General Admission $15. Assistant Ticket/Back Stage Pass: $65 (only applicable to those helping a competitor prepare back stage. One assistant max per competitor is permitted. Assistant tickets are good for general admission seating and back stage access). Tickets will be available online until September 12, 2017. After September 12 tickets can be purchased at the door. If tickets are purchased online you will be able to pick them up at athlete check in on Friday or at the door the day of the show.


Host Hotel:

We’ve booked a block of rooms at the Comfort Suites, 325 West Main Street, Lexington, SC 29072, 1-803-996-2000. Cutoff date is Aug 15, 2018. Group Name is OCB Carolina Classic, Group Code is CB5QY2 the website is https://www.choicehotels.com/south-carolina/lexington/comfort-suites-hotels/sc304?source=gyxt