OCB Colorado Natural
SEPTEMBER 07, 2019 - DENVER, CO
OCB Colorado Natural
Hilton Garden Inn Denver Downtown - 1400 Welton St.; Denver, CO 80202 - (303)603-8000
10:30 AM: Show will run straight thru with a 30 minute intermission between men and women group comparisons and a break before individual presentations/awards.
Adult General Admission: $50 - Under Age 12 General Admission: $20 - Trainer/Assistant: $60 *Only applicable to those helping a competitor prepare backstage. General admission Plus backstage access. One trainer/assistant max per competitor is permitted.Tickets are good for all portions of the event. Tickets will be available for purchase online until Monday 9/2. After 9/2 they will only be available for purchase at the door the day of the show. Please purchase tickets in advance (let your friends and family know).
Entry Fees & Deadlines
Entry Fee $89: If entry is received by August 27th, 2019. Cross Over Entry fee for each additional class: $49. After August 27th an additional late entry fee of $50 will apply. Monday, September 2, 2019 is the last day entries will be accepted. Show Tickets & Entry Fees are non-refundable
Divisions & Class Offerings
Bikini: Debut, Novice, Age 50+, 40+, Open; Figure: Debut, Novice, Age 50+, 40+, Open; Women's Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 50+, 40+, Open; Men's Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 50+, 40+, Open ; Men's Classic Physique: Debut, Novice, 50+, 40+, Open; Men's Bodybuilding: Debut, Novice, Age 50+, 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), in any division, within any category, with any organization (with the exception in 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.
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 awards. This is a Conditional Pro Qualifier Show. Must meet criteria and minimum requirements to qualify. As a conditional pro qualifier (Pro Qualifier*), pro cards are awarded when divisions meet the required minimum turnouts. The minimums are: Open Divisions: 6 for all categories except Women's Physique, which is 3. Age 40+ Divisions: 3 for all categories.
All competitors are required to hold current OCB memberships to participate in this event. If needing to obtain the annual membership, please register by August 30th, 2019, one 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 & Polygraphs
Check-Ins will take place at the host hotel Friday September 6th from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Polygraph testing by appointment Friday, September 6th from 8 AM to 8 PM at the host hotel. Schedule a polygraph appointment. The polygraph fee is $50 and is payable by cash at time of testing. *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.
Email music to LIVFITK@gmail.com. Files must be MP3 file formats and no longer than 60 seconds. All competitors can supply their own music for their individual presentation or can request house music be used instead. Music must be received by August 30th, otherwise house music will be provided instead. Music must be appropriate for family audience and contain No Profanity
Hilton Garden Inn Denver Downtown 1400 Welton St. Denver, CO 80202 (303)603-8000. Complimentary Group Rate: $169.00/night + taxes. *Group cutoff is Friday, August 16th, 2019. Be sure to go online or call into the hotel prior to the cutoff date to ensure room booking at the negotiated rate.See below group website to go online and book your reservations at the special group rate. Once you have accessed the website, you will be able to book your reservations, immediately. To reserve by phone call into the hotel directly at (303)-603-8000 or Central Reservations Line at (855)-215-1283 and reference the booking code "OCB19" and you will be offered the special rate for the contracted dates. All hotel inquiries should be made directly to hotel. Personalized Group Webpage Link: https://hiltongardeninn.hilton.com/en/gi/groups/personalized/D/DENDDGI-OCB19-20190906/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG
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: Saturday at VENUE 9:00 am SHARP
Professional Services and 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.
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.
Video Recording Policy
Competitors and friends/family are welcome to bring recording devices.
Spray Tanning Services
Available from Body Beautiful Bronzing. For details and to schedule an appointment visit: Facebook.com/beautifulbronzing and select "Book Now" and follow registration instructions.
Hair & Makeup
Posing Class at Host Hotel
A posing class will be held at the Host Hotel prior to check in. Friday, September 6th, 2019 Time: 1:00pm-2:00pm $35.00 OCB Colorado Natural Registered Competitors. $45 Non-Competitors. Please contact Medina Roberts at firstname.lastname@example.org to register. Payments accepted via PayPal: email@example.com
Additional Competitor Details
Competitors must be fully covered whenever in the ballroom seating area. Exposed body areas that can allow tanning agent to stain seating cloth is to be avoided. Please show respect for the venue and promoters by taking care to keep on paper/plastic protected areas for tanning, oiling, and pumping up. Do not stray beyond protected areas. Competitors will have two numbered buttons - one to be worn on the front left, the 2nd, rear center. These must be visible to help judges keep track of individuals during scoring. If the head judge calls your number asking you to switch places on stage with another competitor during group comparisons, raise your hands so each person knows where they need to go. Be sure to review the guidelines on OCBonline.com for your category prior to the event and view the poses that will be called during group comparisons, as well a description of the path that is to be followed for the stage walks.rnThe facility will be accessible any time after 8:30 AM the day of the show. A mandatory competitors meeting will take place at 9:00am in the main ballroom. Specifics pertaining to the order of events and timelines will be discussed. The shows expeditors will also cover specifics on how the backstage/pump-up area will operate. This will also give you the chance to familiarize yourself with the ballroom and stage set-up if you have not seen it previously. Flyers for other upcoming OCB shows will be available at check-ins and the day of the show. Please take copies with you and post at your gym; it would be greatly appreciated.
For additional information please contact Lisa I. Vientos-Kablis LIVFITK@gmail.com