Schedule


CONTEST PRODUCTION

 

 

 CHECK-INS

  • ALL Bodybuilders and Bikini athletes MUST wear suits to Check-in.

 

POSING MUSIC

  • ALL posing music for Bodybuilding, Fitness and Womens Physique will begin when the competitor name is announced.
  • ALL music will be collected as the competitor checks in.

 

PREJUDGING ORDER OF EVENTS

  • Bodybuilding, Physique, Fitness, Bikini, Figure
  • In Bodybuilding the Open Classes will go on first.
  • In Physique, Fitness, Bikini, Figure the Masters Classes will go on before the Open Classes in each Division.

 

PREJUDGING ROUTINES – Bodybuilding, Fitness and Women Physique

  • No routines will be done at the Prejudging.
  • All competitors will pose at the Finals.

 

FINALS ORDER OF EVENTS

  • Fitness Routines, Physique, Bodybuilding, Fitness, Bikini, Figure
  • The Masters Classes will go on before the Open Classes in each Division.

 

FINALS ROUTINES – Bodybuilding, Fitness and Women Physique

  • ALL routines for Bodybuilding and Women’s Physique will be 60 seconds.
  • Fitness will remain at 2 minutes.
  • In the event that the music does not play the athlete will be given the choice of posing to house music or no music.

 

ONSTAGE EXPEDITER

  • There MUST be an expediter ONSTAGE at all times during Prejudging, Competitor Introductions and the Awards Presentations.
  • The Expediter is there to assist in the smooth transition of athletes onstage, offstage, during comparisons as well as assisting in creating a smooth awards presentation.

 

CHANGING COMPETITOR TO A DIFFERENT CLASS

  • The Promoter and/or Expediter cannot change a competitor to a different height or weight class once the Check-ins have been completed.

 

 FINALS ROUTINES – Bodybuilding, Fitness and Women Physique

  • ALL routines for Bodybuilding and Women’s Physique will be 60 seconds. Fitness will remain 2 minutes.
  • ALL music for the Finals routines in Bodybuilding, Fitness and Women’s Physique will start when the competitor’s name is announced.
  • In the event that the music does not play the athlete will be given the choice of posing to house music or no music. The event will not be delayed for music glitches.

 

FINALS INTRODUCTIONS

  • In Fitness, Bikini and Figure each Class will be escorted onstage together as a group. Once they are positioned on the diagonal lines each competitor will be introduced. They will step forward and wave.
  • When all of the competitors have been introduced the entire Class will remain onstage and the top 5 awards will be presented.
  • At the end of the award presentation the non-placing athletes will be escorted offstage and the photos will begin.

 

AWARDS PRESENTATIONS

  • Awards will be presented at the completion of each Class.
  • Competitors will await the award by standing on a line that is 3’ behind the front line on the stage.
  • In Fitness, Figure, Bikini and Physique all of the competitors will be onstage as the awards are presented.
  • Overalls will be judged and awarded at the completion of each Division.
  • Presenters will take 2 awards with them at a time. An expediter will be prepared to promptly give them 2 more awards and then the 1st place award.

 

AWARDS PHOTOS

  • Two photos will be taken at the direction of the Head Judge.
  • One photo will include the Presenter in the middle of the athletes doing the Victory pose with hands together and hands up.
  • One photo will include just the top 5 athletes doing a uniform pose/stance at the direction of the Head Judge.

 

POSEDOWNS

  • Posedowns will only take place after the judging of the Overall in each Division.
  • In the Divisions of Fitness, Figure, Bikini and Men’s Physique after the Overall judging is completed, in lieu of a Posedown, all of the athletes will be directed that they have 30 seconds to perform their presentation while the final Overall tabulations are being made.