OCB Battle of Miami
SEPTEMBER 30, 2023 - MIAMI, FL
OCB BATTLE OF MIAMI NATURALS
September 30 2023
Time & Tickets
Judging starts at 10:00 AM. Event will run straight through with a 1 hour intermission before finals.
Tickets purchased online $40.00 / Purchased at the Venue $45.00
Teens 13 to 16 $20.00
Under age 12 Free.
Trainer / Coach /Backstage Pass $70.00 (One Pass per Competitor only. Must be purchased online)
TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.
Manuel Artime Theater
900 SW 1st Street, Miami, FL. 33130
Free parking behind the Theater
Entry Fees & Deadlines
Registration $100.00 / Crossovers $50.00
Final deadline to enter is 09/24/2023. Late fee charge of $50 will be added after 09/21/2023. REGISTRATION IS NON-REFUNDABLE.
Divisions & Class Offerings
Figure: Teen, Debut, Novice, Age 55+, Age 45+, Age 35+, Open
Wellness: Debut, Teen, Novice, Age 35+, 45+, Open
Men's Physique: Teen, Debut, Novice, Age 40+, 50+, Open
Men's Classic physique: Teen, Debut, Novice, 40+, 50+, Open
Men's Bodybuilding: Debut, Teen, Novice, Age 50+, Age 40+, Open
Women's Physique: Teen, Debut, Novice, 35+, Open.
Bikini: Debut, Teen, Novice, Age 35+, Age 45+, Open
* Debut Eligibility: First time competitor, first time competing.
*Novice Eligibility: Cannot have placed first in any class (besides Teen), within any division, within any category, with any organization (with the exception of class 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.
A crossover entry is entering more than one class within a division category. For example, someone may enter the Novice class, if eligible, and also elect to cross over into the Open class and compete in it as well. Competitors may not participate in more than one division category (Bikini, Figure, Physique, Bodybuilding, Classic Physique) at any given show.
Custom Metals will be presented to the top five in each class.
Pro Card and Overalls will receive in addition Sculptured Bodybuilding Trophies.
Best Male and Female posers will be awarded Sculptured Bodybuilding Trophies.
Best Team will receive the award for combined lowest score. (Three or more competitors required to be a team, lowest of three combined competitor scores, wins)
All competitors are required to be current members of OCB to participate in this event. If you need 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 & 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 & Polygraph Screenings
Check ins will be 9/29/23 and start at 12:00 PM at the Host Hotel in the Executive Board Room until 7:00 PM.
Polygraph Testing will take place at the Host Hotel. (Booking link to be added)
The polygraph fee is $60 and is payable in cash only at the time of testing. Exact change would be appreciated. Please schedule your polygraph appointment so it's before your spray tanning appointment if doing both the same day.
All Competitors can submit their own 60 second (CLEAN MUSIC) for their individual routines or choose to use house music. Send your music to our DJ at firstname.lastname@example.org Let her know if you will be setting up on stage then start your music or walk out to your music.
Last day to submit music 09/23/2023
Sonesta Miami Airport 950 NW Le Jeunne Road. Miami, FL. 33126
Be sure to use OCB Battle of Miami for group rates when booking your room.
Click HERE to book a room!
Competitor meeting at 9:00 AM to be announced at the venue
Order of Events
10:00am start, Men's Bodybuilding, Women's Physique, Men's Classic Physique, Women's Figure, Wellness, Men's Physique, Women's Wellness, Women's Bikini. All divisions will run as follows, group comparisons, individual routines, awards. There will be a 1 hour intermission after the conclusion group comparisons. Order of Classes: Debut, Teens, Novice, Masters, Open
One assistant max per competitor is allowed backstage. The assistant must purchase a trainer/assistant/coach ticket, which is good for general admission and back stage access. THE TICKET MUST BE PURCHASED BEFORE THE SHOW. They will NOT be sold at the door on the day of the show.
Video Recording Policy
Competitors and friends/family are welcome to bring recording devices.
Spray Tanning Services
Call/Text - 757-572-8188
To book your Tanning Time: Tan@HotSpotCompetitionTanning.com
Hair & Makeup
By Melissa Glidden
Additional General Guidelines
Please be sure to review the guidelines, and guidelines for your category on OCBonline.com prior to the event.
Contact the Promoter
Patrizio Angelone at email@example.com or call 603-566-3352
PRO QUALIFIER INFORMATION
The OCB Battle of Miami Naturals is a conditional pro qualifier.
Conditional Pro Qualifier: Minimum turnouts for divisions must be met for overall winners in Open and Age 35+/40+ divisions to become eligible before awarding OCB Pro Cards in their respective divisions. The minimums required are: Open divisions: 5 for all categories except Bodybuilding and Women's Physique, which is 3. Age 35+ and 40+ divisions: 3.
SPONSOR & VENDOR OPPORTUNITIES
For any companies and individuals interested in sponsorship and or vendor booths please contact the promoter at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 603-566-3352 cell