OCB Cincinnati Showdown


OCB Cincinnati Showdown

This event is an OCB pro qualifier. Click here to download a copy of the event flyer: Flyer HERE and hang at the gym you go to.


Saturday, November 4, 2023


Fitton Center for the Creative Arts 101 South Monument Ave. Hamilton, OH


10:30 a.m. (event will run straight through with a 30-minute intermission after group comparisons and before individual presentations/awards).


All Day General Admission $45
Coach/Backstage Pass (also good for All Day General Admission) $60
Children Ages 6-12: $10. Children age 5 and under are FREE. Tickets will be available for purchase online through November 1. After then they will only be available for purchase at the door the day of the contest, CASH ONLY).

Entry Fees & Deadlines

Entry is $85 and crossovers are an additional $55.
After September 30, 2023, a late fee of $60 will apply to all registrations.
October 28, 2023 is the last day to register, no exceptions.
**All fees are NON-REFUNDABLE**
*A current OCB Membership is required before check in.

Divisions & Class Offerings

Bikini: Debut, Novice, Age 35+, Open
Wellness: Debut, Novice, Open, Age 35+
Figure: Debut, Novice, Age 35+, 50+, Open
Women's Physique: Age 35+, Open
Men's Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Open
Men's Classic Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Open,
Men's Bodybuilding: Novice, Age 50+, Age 40+, Open

Crossover Entries (entering more than one 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, Physique, Bodybuilding, Classic Physique) at any given show.


Top 5 in all Classes and Categories. OCB Pro cards will be awarded when minimum entries are met.


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. Purchase a Membership.

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 undergo drug test screenings 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

Athletes must report to the host hotel to check-in for the contest and take a polygraph exam. Check-ins and polygraph testing will take place Friday, November 3 at the host hotel. The polygraph exam is $60 and is payable at the time of testing. Exact change would be appreciated. TBD Please try to schedule your polygraph appointment so it's before your spray tanning appointment if doing both the same day. Polygraph test results are valid for other amateur OCB shows that are held within 3 weeks. View the upcoming schedule of events.


Athletes will perform 60 second T-walks / individual presentations to house music. Routines are not judged and do not impact your placement. If you prefer to use your own music, send the MP3 file to jnossa82@yahoo.com and include your name and divisions you entered.

Host Hotel



A roster with assigned competitor numbers and class breakdowns will be emailed to competitors the Wednesday or Thursday before the show.

Backstage Policy

ONE (1) assistant/trainer per competitor allowed- NO EXCEPTIONS! Every assistant/trainer MUST buy a Trainers Ticket which is good for General Admission and back stage access. *Please Note: Trainer tickets are nontransferable and nonrefundable

Competitor Prep Area

Light weights, bands and mirrors will be backstage for use in preparing to go to the stage. Competitors are welcome to bring their own equipment and mirrors as well.

Stage Photography Coverage


Video Recording Policy

Competitors and friend/family are welcome to bring recording devices.



Hair & Make-up


Professional Services & Vendors

Please note that the companies/individuals listed above are the official service vendors for this event. They have a proven history of providing quality services in a professional manner. Beware of other companies or individuals who may attempt to unethically promote a business, claiming to be associated with the event.

Contact the Promoters

ocbclevelandkim@gmail.com and jnossa82@yahoo.com