OCB Colonial Open
JUNE 24, 2023 - WILLIAMSBURG, VA
OCB Colonial Open (Pro Qualifier)
Saturday, June 24, 2023
7575 Richmond Road
The following times are tentative and could change depending on the number of entries in each division.
Men's Show Start time: 10:00 AM
Women's Show Start time: 2:00 PM
The schedule of events will take place over 4 segments to help ease flow of foot traffic over the course of the day, and to help with spectators planning to attend the event. Approximated times for each segment are listed below. Should showtimes posted at that time for various segments not run as long as anticipated, subsequent segments will not be started prior to the final advertised starting time (for purposes of attendee planning). Should showtimes posted for various segments run longer than anticipated, subsequent segments may not begin until a little later than the final advertised times.
ORDER OF EVENTS
Segment 1: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Men's Bodybuilding and Men's Classic Physique
Segment 2: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Men's Physique
Segment 3: 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Women's Physique and Figure
Segment 4: 2:30 PM - 6:00 PM Women's Wellness and Bikini
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 for tickets on day of the event.
Entry Fees & Deadlines
If entry received by May 24: $100. After May 24th, a $75 late fee will apply. The last day to register is June 14th. Crossover entry into additional classes is $100 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 6/17/23 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, 40+ (PQ), Age 50+, Open (PQ)
Men's Classic Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 40+ (PQ), Age 50+, Open (PQ)
Women's Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 50+, Age 35+ (PQ), Open (PQ)
Bikini: Teen, Debut, Novice, Age 35+(PQ), Age 50+, Open (PQ)
Figure: Teen, Debut, Novice, Age 35+(PQ), Age 50+, Open (PQ)
*NEW* Wellness: Debut, Teen, Novice, Age 35+ (PQ), Open (PQ).
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.<
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, Wellness, Physique, Bodybuilding, Classic Physique) at any given show.
OCB medals and/or swords will be awarded to the top 5 in every class. OCB Pro card winners will receive a 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 Friday June 23rd from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM at the host hotel.
Polygraphs are by appointment only. SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT. The polygraph fee is $60 and is payable at the time of scheduling an appointment.
Music & Individual Presentations
Due to the size of this event, in order to allow all contestants to have an opportunity to participate in the individual presentations segment, competitors will be introduced by name and number only, and take the stage to house music. Athletes will walk to the center of the back of the stage (there will be an "X" marking the spot), strike one pose of their choice, walk to front center stage (there will be an "X" marking the spot), strike several poses of their choice, then exit. House music will be played for a period of 30 seconds.
Holiday Inn Express Williamsburg North, an IHG Hotel 720
Williamsburg, VA, 23188
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.
To book a room CLICK HERE. You may also call and use the Group code " CO5"
There are several less expensive hotels/motel options in the area. 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
Please take extra precautions to care for the venue and keep it as clean as possible. Do NOT touch the walls and do NOT stray from protected areas. Mirrors will be available. However, athletes will need to bring their own equipment to pump-up.
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 friends/family are welcome to bring recording devices.
Athletes must pay in advance in order to book their appointments. Tanning will take place at the host hotel on Friday. Tanning touch up on show day will take place at the venue! Spray Tanning services are all available from Beauty by Fargo. For details or to schedule appointment, email firstname.lastname@example.org
*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
Follow us on Instagram @ocbcolonialopen and Like us on Facebook "OCB Colonial Open 2022."
Sponsorship & Vendor Space
Vendor space is available for $200. Please contact Marjorie@ocbonline.com for more information
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.
Hair & Make-up Services
Make-up: Audra Sensor
Hair: Amy Frady
(757) 254-8296 or email Amyteamazbury@gmail.com
Contact the Promoters
Marjorie Thrash - Marjorie@ocbonline.com and Kevin Parrott - email@example.com