LIU – Brooklyn
1 University Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 1120
Saturday August 4, 2018
Prejudge – 10:00am. This Event is Live Judged (event will run straight through with a 30 minute intermission after group comparisons and before individual presentations/awards)
Amateur: Top five in each division will receive awards. OCB Nationals and OCB Pro qualifier.
Pro cards are awarded when divisions meet the required minimum turnouts. The minimums are:
Men’s Bodybuilding Open: 6
Men’s Bodybuilding Age 40+: 3
Men’s Physique Open: 6
Men’s Physique Age 40+: 3
Women’s Physique Open: 3
Women’s Physique Age 40+: 3
Figure Open: 6
Figure Age 40+: 3
Bikini Open: 6
Bikini Age 40+: 3
For each class: 1st: $1,000, 2nd: $600, 3rd: $400. Medals for all participants
Amateur Division Offerings
Men’s Bodybuilding: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Age 50+, Open, Armed Forces / Veteran, Junior, Teen, Challenged
Men’s Classic Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Age 50+, Open, Armed Forces / Veteran, Junior, Teen, Challenged
Men’s Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Age 50+, Open, Armed Forces / Veteran, Junior, Teen, Challenged
Women’s Figure: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Age 50+, Open, Armed Forces / Veteran, Junior, Teen, Challenged
Women’s Bikini: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Age 50+, Open, Armed Forces / Veteran, Junior, Teen, Challenged
Women’s Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Age 50+, Open, Armed Forces / Veteran, Junior, Teen, Challenged
- Debut: First competition ever. Competitors cannot have ever competed in any category with any organization.
- Novice: 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 where the competitor was the only one in the class.
- Open: Open to everyone regardless of age and level of experience.
- Age: Age as of day of contest must fall within the stipulated age range (Ex: Age 50 & Over).
- Junior: Age 22 and under.
- Armed Forces / Veteran: Current active/reserve armed forces, veteran or retiree.
- Teen: Age 19 and under.
Pro Division Offerings
Women’s Bikini: Open
Men’s Bodybuilding: Open
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.
Entry $79, Crossover Entry $50 for each additional class. Polygraph Screening $50 paid in cash only at check-ins on 8/3/18. OCB Membership: $72.50 (if not already a current member).
Entry $154. Polygraph Screening $50 paid in cash only at check-ins on 8/3/18. OCB Membership: $109(if not already a current member).
Tuesday 7/31/18. Entries will not be accepted after this.
All athletes must check-in and take their polygraph examination on Friday 8/3 from 9am-8pm at the host hotel.
By appointment Friday August 3rd 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM at the host hotel. To schedule an appointment visit: https://calendly.com/franksfitness/ocb-big-apple-pro-am/08-03-2018
Note you must select August 3rd on the calendar for it to show times available and that there is a scroll bar on the right to pan down the list to see all appointment times available (some cell phones may not show the scroll bar). 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.
All competitors are to supply own 60 seconds of music for individual presentations via a digital file (ex. mp3, m4a, etc.) to be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Music must not contain any profanity.
All Amateur 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 7/29/18. Membership information can be found on OCBonline.com and purchased at OCBonline.com
All Pro competitors are required to hold a current OCB PRO membership to participate in this event. If needing to obtain the annual membership please register before 7/29/18. Memberships can be purchased on OCBonline.com.
None. Complete details will be provided in an e-mail to all athletes.
One assistant max per competitor allowed, assistant MUST buy a trainer/assistant ticket, which is good for general admission and back stage access.
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.
Competitors and friends/family are welcome to bring recording devices.
Professional Services Available for Purchase
Yvette White – Body Beautiful Bronzing
Adult General Admission $35, Minor General Admission $15, Assistant Ticket/Back Stage Pass: $50 (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 for purchase as the door the day of the show. Cash or Credit.
Contact person for this event is Frank Meekins, email@example.com,