Jim Manion’s MUSCLEPHARM 2014 NPC PITTSBURGH CHAMPIONSHIPS Schedule

pittsburgh pro 2014Jim Manion’s MUSCLEPHARM 2014 NPC PITTSBURGH CHAMPIONSHIPS Bodybuilding  Figure  Bikini  Physique National Qualifier and the NAR LABS IFBB PITTSBURGH PRO FIGURE, PRO BIKINI and PRO MENS PHYSIQUE CHAMPIONSHIPS

Featuring the best line-up of IFBB Pro guest posers in the country!

Phil Heath, Adela Garcia, Jay Cutler, Dexter Jackson, Branch Warren, Kai Green, Shawn Rhoden and Big Ramy!!

Saturday, May 3, 2014

Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall – Oakland Section of Pittsburgh

Prejudging – 9:00 am

Finals – 6:00 pm

PROFESSIONAL SPRAY TANNING BY PRO TAN

Go to www.protanusa.com to make your appointment!

** ATTENTION **

The 2014 NPC PITTSBURGH CHAMPIONSHIPS will be held as a one-day event!

ALL competitors MUST Weigh-in and Check-in on Friday, May 2.

Bodybuilders and Bikini competitors MUST wear posing suits to weigh-in.

ALL music for Bodybuilders and Womens Physique competitors MUST be turned in at the Weigh-ins!

The Music MUST be the only music on the CD.

* ALL posing music will begin when the competitor name is announced! *

ALL Bodybuilders and Women Physique competitors will perform their routine at the Finals.

The FINALS routines for Bodybuilding and Womens Physique will be limited to 70 seconds.

SCROLL DOWN PAGE FOR EVENT INFORMATION AND FORMS

GENERAL INFORMATION

ENTRY DEADLINE

All entries (applications) must be postmarked no later than, Friday, April 25, 2014. Late fee – $40 after postmark Friday, April 25, 2014.

 ENTRY FEES

Money order made payable to PITTSBURGH PHYSIQUE PROMOTIONS.

$80.00 for each division entered.

ENTRY FORM

The application page must be fully completed and signed.

If you are under 18 years of age, please make sure that it is signed by your parent or guardian.

Send a money order to pay for your entry fee.

A downloadable entry form is available.

 QUESTIONS

Please direct any questions to Jim Manion at:

Phone: 412-276-5027

E-mail: npcfirst@aol.com

 CONTEST VENUE – SOLDIERS AND SAILORS MEMORIAL HALL – All meetings, weigh-ins and competition take place here

The contest venue is the SOLDIERS AND SAILORS MEMORIAL HALL in the Oakland Section of Pittsburgh – located at 4141 Fifth Avenue – Pittsburgh, PA 15213 on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh.

HOST HOTEL

The host hotel is the WYNDHAM HOTEL UNIVERSITY CENTER – Formerly the Holiday Inn University Center

Call 412-682-6200 for reservations. Mention the “NPC Bodybuilding Contest” to get the Special Contest Rate.

The deadline for the Special Contest Rate is April 18, 2014.

Alternate hotels in the area: Hampton Inn 412-681-1000 or Best Western 412-683-6100.

 HOW TO QUALIFY

NPC Competitors are not required to pre-qualify for this NPC event.

NPC MEMBERSHIP

All contestants must be a member of the NPC National Physique Committee. For an application, contact the NPC at PO Box 3711, Pittsburgh, PA 15230 412-276-5027.

Competitors may register for an NPC card at the Check-In/Weigh-In – $120.

CLOSED MEN’S BODYBUILDING DIVISION

The CLOSED MEN’S BB “Mr Pittsburgh” DIVISION is for competitors who live in the Western Pennsylvania area. If you have questions concerning your eligibility contact Jim Manion at 412-276-5027 or npcfirst@aol.com

PROOF OF AGE

Teen Men BB

Teen Men competitors must be 19 years of age or younger as of the date of the contest.

Masters

Masters competitors must be 35 years of age or older, 40 years of age or older, 50 years of age or older and 60 years of age or older as of the date of the contest.

 

FRIDAY, MAY 2 – MANDATORY CHECK-IN/WEIGH-IN FOR ALL NPC COMPETITORS

All Check-ins, Weigh-ins, Meetings and Competitions take place at SOLDIERS AND SAILORS MEMORIAL HALL.

4:00 – 7:00 pm – Mandatory Check-In/Weigh-In – ALL NPC Competitors – NO EXCEPTIONS!

Competitors are NOT permitted to check-in/weigh-in on Saturday.

ALL music for Bodybuilding and Women Physique – CDs ONLY – will be collected at the check-in/weigh-in on Friday.

Music must be the ONLY music on the CD. ALL music will begin when the competitor name is announced!

** Mandatory Meeting for IFBB Pro Figure, Pro Bikini and Pro Mens Physique competitors – 5:00 pm

SATURDAY, MAY 3 – PREJUDGING – ALL COMPETITORS

8:00 am – Optional Competitor Meeting for Bodybuilders only.

There will not be a Competitor Meeting for Figure, Bikini and Physique competitors. Figure, Bikini and Men/Women Physique competitors should arrive at 10:00 am.

9:00 am – Prejudging begins. Prejudging will begin with Bodybuilding.

 SATURDAY, MAY 3 – FINALS – ALL COMPETITORS

5:15 pm – Optional Competitor Meeting

6:00 pm – Finals begin.

** NOTE!! – The FINALS will begin with Bodybuilding.

 SPRAY TANNING

PRO TAN is the Official Spray Tanning Company of the NPC/IFBB PITTSBURGH CHAMPIONSHIPS.

Go to www.protanusa.com to make your appointment.

TICKETS

Prejudging – $20 – available only at the door – general admission seating

Finals – $40 – reserved seating – purchased in advance by using downloadable Order From or at the door.

 TRAINERS PASS

You can purchase a Trainers Pass for the Backstage Area – $100.

The Trainer MUST have a ticket to the event.

The Trainer Pass MUST be purchased at the MANDATORY weigh-in/check-in on Friday from 4:00 – 7:00 pm.

 COMPETITION DIVISIONS

 MEN PHYSIQUE OPEN – 3 Classes – Heights will be set to balance the classes.

Class A

Class B

Class C

MEN PHYSIQUE OVER 35 – 2 Classes – Heights will be set to balance the classes.

Class A

Class B

MEN PHYSIQUE NOVICE – 2 Classes – Heights are subject to change

Class A: Up to and including 5’9”

Class B: Over 5’9”

MEN BB – Teen – One Class

MEN BB – Novice – 2 Classes

Lightweight: Up to & including 176-1/4 lbs

Heavyweight: Over 176-1/4 lbs

MEN BB – Over 35 – One Class

MEN BB – Over 40 – One Class

MEN BB – Over 50 – One Class

MEN BB – Over 60 – One Class

OPEN MEN BB – 7 Weight Classes

Bantamweight:         Up to & including 143-1/4 lbs

Lightweight:             Up to & including 154-1/4 lbs

Welterweight:         Up to & including 165-1/4 lbs

Middleweight:           Up to & including 176-1/4 lbs

Light-Heavyweight:   Up to & including 198-1/4 lbs

Heavyweight:           Up to & including 225-1/4 lbs

Super-Heavyweight: Over 225-1/4 lbs

OPEN WOMEN BB – 2 Classes

Lightweight:         Up to & including 125 lbs

Heavyweight:       Over 125 lbs

FIGURE NOVICE – 2 Classes – Heights are subject to change

Class A: Up to and including 5’4”

Class B: Over 5’4”

FIGURE OVER 35 – 2 Classes

Class A: Up to and including 5’4”

Class B: Over 5’4”

OPEN FIGURE – 4 Classes

Class A: Up to and including 5’2”

Class B: Over 5’2” up to 5’4”

Class C: Over 5’4” up to 5’6”

Class D: Over 5’6”

BIKINI NOVICE – 2 Classes – Heights are subject to change

Class A: Up to and including 5’4”

Class B: Over 5’4”

OVER 35 BIKINI – 2 Classes

Class A: Up to and including 5’4”

Class B: Over 5’4”

OPEN BIKINI – 4 Classes

Class A: Up to and including 5’2”

Class B: Over 5’2” up to 5’4”

Class C: Over 5’4” up to 5’6”

Class D: Over 5’6”

WOMEN PHYSIQUE OPEN – 2 Classes – Heights will be set to balance the classes.

Class A

Class B

WOMEN PHYSIQUE OVER 35 – One Class

 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS – Soldiers and Sailors Hall

Friday, May 2

MANDATORY Check-in/Weigh-in – ALL NPC COMPETITORS!

4:00 – 7:00 pm

Friday, May 2

MANDATORY Meeting – ALL IFBB COMPETITORS!

5:00 pm

Saturday, May 3

NO WEIGH-INS or CHECK-INS PERMITTED

Saturday, May 3

Competitor Meeting for Bodybuilders and Mens Physique

8:00 am

Saturday, May 3

Prejudging Begins with Bodybuilding

9:00 am

Saturday, May 3

Women Physique, Figure and Bikini competitors should report.

10:00 am

Saturday, May 3

Optional Finals Competitor Meeting

5:15 pm

Saturday, May 3

Finals Begin

6:00 pm

ROUNDS OF COMPETITION

FIGURE DIVISION – 2 Rounds of competition. Wearing a 2-piece Swimsuit with heels.

Presentation Round – Each competitor performs a Front Stance and 3 model stances.

Comparison Round – Competitors will be directed to do quarter turns in a group.

BIKINI DIVISION – 2 Rounds of competition

Wearing a 2-piece Swimsuit with heels.

Presentation Round – Each competitor has 10 seconds to present themselves in the stances of their choice.

Comparison Round – Competitors will be directed to do turns to the front and back.

MEN PHYSIQUE DIVISION – 2 Rounds of competition

Wearing board shorts

Presentation Round – Each compatitor has 10 seconds to present themselves in stances with a hand on their hip.

Comparison Round – Contestants will be brought out in a group and directed to do stances to the front and back.

WOMEN PHYSIQUE DIVISION – 2 Rounds of competition

Relaxed Round – Competitors will be brought out in a group and directed to do 1/4 turns

Comparison Round – Contestants will be brought out in a group and directed to 5 Mandatory Poses.

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