OCB Ripped Tide Natural Saturday February 24th

OCB Ripped Tide Natural

Event Info

OCB Ripped Tide Natural (Pro Qualifier*)

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


Saturday February 24, 2018


Claridge Hotel, 123 South Indiana Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401


10:30 AM (event will run straight through with a 30-minute intermission after group comparisons and before individual presentations/awards).


Adult General Admission $30, 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.

Entry Fees & Deadlines

If entry is received by February 3rd: Entry $65. Entry fee for each additional class $45. After February 3rd an additional late entry fee of $50 applies. Tuesday February 20th 2018 is the last day entries will be accepted.

Division Offerings

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

DEBUT ELIGIBILITY: First competition ever. Competitors cannot have ever competed in any category with any organization.
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.

Division Crossovers

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.

Category Crossovers

Participants cannot compete in more than one category at any given contest. Crossovers are not allowed between Bikini, Figure, and Women's Physique, or between Men's Physique, Men's Bodybuilding, and Men's Classic Physique.


The top 5 in each class will receive awards.


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.

Check-Ins/Polygraph Screenings

By appointment February 23rd 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM at the host hotel. A link for scheduling appointments will be added here soon. The polygraph fee is $50 and is payable in cash only at the time of testing. Exact change would be appreciated. Polygraph test results are valid for other amateur OCB shows that are held within 6 weeks. View the upcoming schedule of events.


All competitors can supply their own music for their individual presentations, or can request house music be used instead. Any music submitted should be and mp3 or m4a file sent as an email attachment to Zappedfitness@gmail.com.

Host Hotel

Show Boat Atlantic City, NJ. A nightly rate of $149 + taxes/fees through 2/22/19 for a single or double.


A roster with assigned competitor numbers and class breakdowns will be emailed to competitors the Wednesday or Thursday before the show.

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.

Stage Photography Services

Photography coverage will be available from Shutter Speak. Pre-order using code "OCBRIPPED" to save 10%. Order Now. Photographer contact information: info@shutterspeak.net or (631) 392-8050.

Video Policy

Competitors and friends/family are welcome to bring recording devices.

Spray Tanning Services

Spray tanning services will be available from Body Beautiful Bronzing. For details, and to book appointments, email beautifulbronzing@gmail.com or call (602) 777-1017.

Hair & Make-Up Services

Hair & make-up services will be available from Jess Leason. For details, and to book appointments, call (856) 230-3188 or email JessicaLeasonMUA@gmail.com.


Zappedfitness@gmail.com or Mariadal555@gmail.com