OCB Battle of the Godz Pro/Am
NOVEMBER 19, 2022 - CRANSTON, RI
OCB Battle of the Godz Pro/Am
This event is an OCB pro qualifier. 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. Masters Pros may enter the open amateur OR pro masters, but cannot do both Pro and Amateur in the same event.
Saturday, November 19, 2022
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 $30 (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 13th: Entry $89. Entry fee for each additional class $49. After November 13th an additional late entry fee of $50 applies. November 17th is the last day entries will be accepted.
Amateur Divisions Offerings
Bikini: Debut, Novice, Age 35+, Age 50+, Open
Figure: Debut, Novice, Age 50+, Age 35+, Open
Men's Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Open
Men's Bodybuilding: Novice, Age 50+, Age 40+, Open
Women's Physique: Novice, Age 35+, 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 and Men’s Physique
The promoter reserves the right to drop classes.
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 - Total Pro Prize money is $4,000: 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 20th, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM and Friday November 21st 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM at the host hotel. To schedule an appointment visit: schedule an appointment.
Note you must select November 20 or 21 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 3 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hilton Garden Inn, 1 Thurber Street Warwick, RI. To book a room click here. Hotel direct number is 401-736-5000 ask for "Battle of the Godz" rate.
Order of Events
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 email@example.com for more information.
Video Recording Policy
Competitors and friends/family are welcome to bring recording devices.
Spray Tanning Services
Available from Elite Bronzing, go to Elite Bronzing 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
Stephanie DeNicola at Flawlessfitness22@gmail.com.
Contact the Promoter
Sean "Sully" Sullivan firstname.lastname@example.org
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.