OCB Amateur Battle for Tidewater
SEPTEMBER 07, 2019 - VIRGINIA BEACH, VA
OCB Amateur Battle for Tidewater (Pro Qualifier)
Please print a contest flyer and hang at the gym you go to.
Saturday September 7, 2019
Bishop Sullivan Catholic High School, 4552 Princess Anne Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462
9:00 AM starting with Men's & Women's Pro Divisions - all segments (group comparisons, followed by individual presentations, then awards presentations)
Men's Amateur Divisions - all segments will be held after all pro segments are complete.
Women's Amateur Divisions - all segments will be held after all Men's Amateur segments are complete.
Approximate start times for Men's Amateur and Women's Amateur portions will be made known approximately 3 weeks before the event when better estimations will be possible based on number of entries for all segments.
Adult General Admission $50, Under Age 12 General Admission $20, Assistant (general admission plus backstage access): $60 (only applicable to those helping a competitor prepare back stage). One assistant max per competitor is permitted. Tickets are good for both portions of the event. There are not separate tickets for one portion or the other. Tickets will be available for purchase online until Friday 9/6. After 9/6 they will only be available for purchase at the door the day of the contest.
Entry Fees & Deadlines
If entry is received by August 30th: Entry $89. Entry fee for each additional class $49. After August 30th an additional late entry fee of $50 will apply. Tuesday September 3, 2019 is the last day entries will be accepted.
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, Open
Men's Bodybuilding: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Open
Women's Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Open
DEBUT DIVISION ELIGIBILITY: First competition ever. Competitors cannot have ever competed in any category with any organization.
NOVICE DIVISION 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 within a category)
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 sculptured awards. Overall Open & Masters Age 40+ division winners will become eligible for OCB Pro contests. Overall Open division winners will receive championship silver OCB Pro rings.
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 in the Membership section of 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 Drug Testing Guidelines & Banned Substance List.
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 will take place at the host hotel Friday September 6th from 9 AM to 8:30 PM
Polygraph testing by appointment Thursday September 5th from 4 PM to 7 PM and Friday September 6th from 9 AM to 8:30 PM at the host hotel. Schedule a polygraph appointment. The polygraph fee is $50 and is payable at the time of scheduling an appointment. Please try to schedule your polygraph appointment so it's before your spray tanning appointment if doing both the same day. Polygraph test results are valid for other amateur OCB shows that are held within 6 weeks. View the upcoming schedule of events.
Email music to BFT@NaturalBodyz.com. Files must be either MP3 or WAV file formats. All competitors can supply their own music for their individual presentation, or can request house music be used instead.
A roster with assigned competitor numbers and class breakdowns will be emailed to competitors the Thursday before the show.
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.
Contestant meetings: MEN: Saturday at VENUE 9:30 am SHARP. Women: Saturday at Venue 1:30pm SHARP
Professional Services Vendors
Please note that the companies/individuals listed below are the official service vendors for this event. They have a proven history of providing quality services in a professional manner. Beware of other companies or individuals who may attempt to unethically promote a business, claiming to be associated with the event.
Stage Photography Coverage
The photo order form lays out the details for stage photo coverage. Those who pre-order have a lot more photos taken of them. To order, competitors should print and hand in a completed form at check-ins/polygraph.
Video Recording Policy
Competitors and friends/family are welcome to bring recording devices.
Spray Tanning Services
Hair & Make-Up Services