OCB Colonial Open (Pro Qualifier)
JUNE 27, 2020 - WILLIAMSBURG, VA
OCB Colonial Open
PRO CARDS ARE GUARANTEED IN THE OPEN (6 total) & MASTERS 40+ DIVISION (6 total)
Please print a contest flyer and hang at the gym you go to.
June 27, 2020
Crosswalk - 7575 Richmond Road, Williamsburg, VA 23188
This show will have a straight-thru format. Men's Pre-judging 10:00 a.m. followed by a brief intermission, and then men's finals. Women's Prejudging 3:00 p.m. followed by a brief intermission, and then women's finals.
Adult General Admission (valid all day) $40. Child (ages 6-16) General Admission (valid all day) $20. Ages 5 & Under Free
Trainer/Assistant ticket: $60 (for those helping a competitor prepare backstage - one trainer max per competitor is permitted. Good all day for general admission and backstage access.
Tickets are non-refundable. Only cash will be accepted day of the event.
Entry Fees & Deadlines
If entry received by May 17th: $80. After May 17th, a $75 late fee will apply. The last day to register is June 17th. Crossover entry into additional classes is $60 per class. Walk-in entries will not be accepted the day of the event. Polygraph Exam $50 (payable to the examiner at the time of scheduling). OCB Membership must be purchased in advance by 6/20/20 at OCBonline.com. A current OCB membership number will be required at registration. All fees non-refundable.
Divisions & Class Offerings
Men's Bodybuilding: Debut, Teen, Novice, Age 60+, Age 50+, Age 40+ (PQ), Open (PQ), Physically Challenged
Men's Physique: Debut, Teen, Novice, Age 40+ (PQ), Age 50+, Open (PQ)
Men's Classic Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Age 50+, Open (PQ)
Women's Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 40+ (PQ), Age 50+, Open (PQ)
Figure: Debut, Novice, Age 40+(PQ), Age 50+, Open (PQ)
Bikini: Debut, Teen, Novice, Age 40+ (PQ), Open (PQ), Age 50+.
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.
DEBUT ELGIBILITY: First competition ever. Competitors cannot have ever competed in any category with any organization.
THE BODY TRANSFORMATION DIVISION is now a separate event called the OCB Commit to Fit. It will be held on August 1st in Norfolk, VA. Visit OCBonline.com for details.
Crossover Entries (entering more than 1 division)
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. Crossovers will NOT be permitted between Novice and Debut. Athletes must choose one or the other, but NOT both.
The top 5 in each class will receive swords. OCB Pro winner will receive an OCB Pro Medal and special sword.
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.
Banned Substances and 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 and Polygraphs
Check-In/Polygraphs will be Thursday June 25th from 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM and Friday June 26th from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM at the host hotel, Holiday Inn Express 720 Lightfoot Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188. SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT. The polygraph fee is $50 and is payable at the time of scheduling an appointment.
Music & Individual Presentations
All competitors can supply their own music for their 60-second individual presentation, or can request house music be used instead. Music must be emailed in mp3 format to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please include your name and song title. sent by 6/19/19 or house music will be played. Music must be in MP3 format and it must NOT contain any profanity. If profane music is submitted, the promoter has the right to disqualify the athlete.
The Holiday Inn Express - 720 Lightfoot Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188. You may also make reservations at the group rate by calling (757) 220-0062 and suing code "COC". You may also book a room online using this link: Reserve a Room
*You are NOT required to stay at the host hotel. Due to this event being held during a holiday weekend in a tourist town, the pricing is higher than we generally prefer. There are several less expensive hotels/motel options in the area. It is okay if you choose to book a room elsewhere, but due to the busy holiday weekend, we advise that you book your room as soon as possible.
Alternate hotels: Hampton Inn & Suites - 1880 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185 (757) 229-4900. Fairfield Inn & Suites - 1402 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185 (757) 645-3600. Park Inn by Radisson - 2007 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185 (757) 220-3888. Quality Inn & Suites - 5351 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188 (757) 645-3636.
A roster with assigned competitor numbers and class breakdowns will be emailed to competitors the Wednesday or Thursday before the show.
One assistant max per competitor is allowed backstage. A trainer/assistant ticket must be purchased, which is good for both general admission and back stage access - cost $60. It may be purchased online, at check-in or day of the show.
Competitor Prep Area
Light weights, bands and mirrors will be backstage for use in preparing to go no stage. Competitors are welcome to bring their own equipment and mirrors as well.
Stage Photography Converage
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 event check-ins/polygraph.
Video Recording Policy
Competitors and friend/family are welcome to bring recording devices.
Spray Tanning, Hair, and Make-up
Athletes must pay in advance in order to book their appointments. Tanning will take place at the host hotel on Friday. Touch-ups on Saturday at the venue. Spray Tanning, Hair, Make-up & Spray tanning services are all available from Beauty by Fargo. For details or to schedule appointment, email email@example.com
*NOTE* Tanning products have a tendency to stain and damage clothing, sheets, and other surfaces. To purchase protective attire that will prevent staining, visit Wear & Away
Social Media - Stay Connected
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Sponsorship & Vendor Space
For sponsorship options and payment information, please email Marjorie at Marjorie@OCBonline.com or click here Sponsorship Levels
There will NOT be a competitor meeting on the day of the show. An email will be sent to all competitors during peak week with a roster and specifics regarding the event.
Contact the Promoter
Marjorie Thrash - Marjorie@ocbonline.com and Kevin Parrott - firstname.lastname@example.org