OCB Battle of the Godz Pro/Am
NOVEMBER 20, 2021 - CRANSTON, RI
OCB Battle of the Godz Pro/Am
This event is an unconditional pro qualifier. 12 Pro Cards will be awarded (6 open & 6 Masters 40+). This event is also a pro contest for OCB Pros who are are at least age 40+ on or before the date of the event.
Saturday November 20, 2021
Cranston High School West, 80 Metropolitan Ave., Cranston RI, 02910
10:00 AM (event will run straight through with no intermissions).
Adult General Admission $40, Senior/military $25 (Tickets will be reserved at door, proof of age/military status must be presented), Under Age 12 General Admission $10, Assistant (general admission plus backstage access): $50 (only applicable to those helping a competitor prepare back stage). One assistant max per competitor is permitted.
Entry Fee & Deadlines
If entry is received by November 10th: Entry $75 for amateur and $200 for pro. Entry fee for each additional class $49. After November 10th an additional late entry fee of $100 applies.
Amateur Divisions Offerings
Bikini: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Age 50+, Open
Figure: Debut, Novice, Age 50+, Age 40+, Open
Men's Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Open
Men's Classic Physique: Novice, Open, 40+
Men's Bodybuilding: Novice, Age 50+, Age 40+, Open
Women's Physique: Novice, Age 40+, Open
NOTE: You may NOT cross from debut to novice; however, you may cross form either debut or novice and into open or masters if your over 40 years old.
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).
DEBUT ELIGIBILITY: Cannot have competed in any event for any federation in any division, must be your first ever event.
Pro Division Offerings
Pro Masters 40+: Men's Bodybuilding, Classic Physique, Physique
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. Physique and Bodybuilding are not permitted.
Amateur awards: The top 5 in each class will receive a Neil's Anderson Sculpture.Pro awards: Guaranteed cash payout to the top 3 pros -Pro Prize money: 1st - $1,000; 2nd - $750; 3rd - $250.
All competitors are required to be current members of OCB to participate in this event. If needing to obtain the annual membership please register before November 10th. 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 Subsance 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 testing.
By appointment Thursday, November 18th, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM and Friday November 19th 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM at the host hotel,The Hilton Garden Inn located at 1 Thuber St Warwick RI.To schedule an appointment visit: schedule an appointment.
Note you must select November 18 or 19 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.
House music be used for bikini, figure and men's physique. Women's physique, bodybuilding and classic physique my use house music or provide your own. Please email a file with your music selection and any additional instructions to email@example.com.
The Hilton Garden Inn located at 1 Thuber St Warwick RI.
Order of Events
10:00 AM group comparisons for Men's Bodybuilding, Men's Classic Physique and Men's Physique novice. We will then do the Men Pro Bodybuilding start to finish so the men can return to the audience and watch the pros. The men's posing and awards will follow directly after the pro men conclude. Women's Physique, Figure and Bikini will start immediately after the men and run straight through; comparisons, stage walks and awards.
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. The assistant MUST buy a trainer/assistant ticket, which is good for general admission and back stage access.
Competitor Prep Area
Competitors are welcome to bring their own equipment and mirrors as well.
Stage Photography Coverage
The show photographer will be Michael Platts, contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Video Recording Policy
Competitors and friends/family are welcome to bring recording devices.
Spray Tanning Services
Available from Elite Bronzing, contact MB at email@example.com to schedule an appointment.
*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
Hair & Make-up Services
Stephanie DeNicola at Flawlessfitness22@gmail.com.
Please review the guidelines for the OCB here OCBonline.com. It is also recommended that coaches and athletes take the time to review the photos of past shows to see how the criteria for each division is applied. It is the combination of the criteria and the application that will help you best prepare your physique for the competition.