OCB Women's Pro Battle of the Champions (Open Pro & Masters 40+ Pro combined event)
NOVEMBER 14, 2020 - SYRACUSE, NY
OCB Women's Pro Battle of the Champions
Held in conjunction with the amateur OCB New York State Natural. For complete details about the amateur portion of the event, visit the OCB New York State Natural registration pageThis a combined pro contest for OCB Open and Masters 40+ Pros
Date & Time
Saturday November 14, 2020 - 2:30 PM
Syracuse Civic Center, Carrier Theater 415/421 Montgomery St., Syracuse, NY 13202
There will be a GIANT celebration party for competitors and their families at the host hotel conference center after the conclusion of the show. Food and drinks will be provided to all who attend. This party is to celebrate our 20th year! IT WILL BE EPIC!!!!
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$20 pre-sale tickets until September 19th to celebrate our 20th Anniversary!!! (Pre-sale tickets will be mailed) Contact Talisha at (315)243-4185 to order.
$30 after September 19th. These tickets will be able to be purchased during participant check in at the host hotel and at the venue the day of the show.
Registration Fee & Deadline
Prior to October 26th - Pro entry fee: $179. After October 26th a late entry registration fee of $75 applies. Entry deadline is Sunday November 8, 2020. Entry fees are non-refundable.
Pro Open & Masters Age 40+ Divisions for Bikini, Figure, & Women's Physique (open to competitors who have qualified for either Open Pro or Pro Masters)
Pro Classes: If more than one class in a division, classes are formed by dividing competitors evenly by height. When more than one class of pro competitors, the top 3 athletes in each class advance the division overall judging. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top 3 division overall winners.
$2,500 for 1st place, $1,500 for 2nd, $1,000 for 3rd for each division (total cash prizes $15,000)
All competitors are required to hold current OCB Pro memberships in Open or Masters 40+(available through OCBonline.com).
This is a drug tested 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.
Competitors who have only qualified for the OCB Pro Masters Over Age 40 level are also eligible to participate in the Open amateur divisions of this event if they have not yet competed in any Open Pro events. (see qualification criteria)
Banned Substances Screening Methods
Pro competitors are required to be polygraph tested for every pro contest (regardless of how recently they may have been tested elsewhere). In addition, all cash-winning placement winners (top 3 in divisions) are required to provide a urine specimen after the event for urinalysis.
Event Check-Ins & Polygraph Testing
Event Check-Ins: Thursday November 12th 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM and Friday November 13th 11:00 AM to 7:30 PM at the Host Hotel,
Polygraph Testing: Competitors will be contacted by email with a link that will be able to be used to schedule polygraph appointments. The polygraph fee is $50 and is payable in cash only at the time of testing. Exact change would be appreciated. Polygraph fees are non-refundable.
Competitors will use house music for stage walks. HOWEVER, competitors may walk to their own music if desired. Competitors choosing to do this should contact firstname.lastname@example.org for instructions about submitting music files.
Comfort Suites, 5875 Carmenica Dr., Cicero, NY 13039. For reservations call (315) 752-0150 and ask for the "Natural Bodybuilding" group rate.
Competitor assistants MUST buy trainer tickets for backstage access ($20). Assistants must also buy a general admission ticket ($20 pre-sale until September 19th/$30 thereafter).
Note that heaters and PAM spray are not allowed backstage. Dream Tan is ok.
Competitor Prep Area
Lightweights, 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.
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 any other companies or individuals who may attempt to unethically promote a business, claiming to be associated with the event.
Professional Stage Photography Coverage
Stage photography coverage will be available for purchase through Rick Abt Photography. Contact: (410) 804-5164 for details.
Professional Spray Tanning and Hair/Make-Up Services
Professional spray tanning services will be available for purchase through ShowTanningProfessionals.com
Professional make-up services will be available for purchase through Lynne Winters. Visit GlamVanity.com for details.