OPTIMUM CLASSIC CHAMPIONSHIPS

NATIONAL QUALIFIER

May 24-25, 2019

Shreveport Convention Center

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IFBB Pro league / NPC

OPTIMUM CLASSIC CHAMPIONSHIPS

NATIONAL QUALIFIER

MAY 24-25 2019

Shreveport Convention Center

  • CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

    REGISTER ONLINE

    $100 Each division

  • ATHLETES SCHEDULE

    Friday May 24th

    5p - 630p  NPC Athlete weigh in at Shreveport Convention Center

    - NPC COMPETITORS MUST WEAR POSING TRUNKS TO WEIGH IN

    630p - 730p IFBB Pro League meeting at Shreveport Convention Center

     

    Saturday May 25th:

     

    Prejudging

    8:00 am     NPC Athletes Check-In

    8:00 am     Doors Open

    9:00 am     IFBB Pro League Prejudging

    10:30 am   NPC Prejudging

     

     

    Night Show

    5:00 pm     Athletes Check In

    5:00 pm     Doors Open

    6:00 pm     Finals

  • COMPETITION INFORMATION   --   POSES - MUSIC - DIVISIONS - SUITS - RULES

    If athlete cannot make weigh-in you must contact promoter 24 hours prior to weigh-in to make arrangement.

    All athletes should bring an extra set of sheets and towels to avoid staining Hotel sheets. You will be charged for damaged sheets and towels.

     

    All Athletes must bring their 2018 NPC card to check-in or purchase one

    - online at http://npcnewsonline.com/join-the-npc/

    - or purchase one at weigh in for $125 Cash.

     

    MEN  ATHLETES:

    - Body Builders and physique competitors must weigh-in in posing trunks or suit.

     

    ALL  ATHLETES:

    - 1st time competitors should bring their posing suit / trunk to weigh-in for approval.

    Posing Suit -- Poses -- Rules -- Music

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    Mens Teen Bodybuilding:

    3 places

    BODYBUILDING TEEN  ages 16-19     1 group 3 places

     

    Mens Novice Bodybuilding:

    3 places each division and overall

    BODYBUILDING NOVICE Light - up to 165.25 lbs.

    BODYBUILDING NOVICE Middle - over165.25 to 187.25 lbs.

    BODYBUILDING NOVICE Heavy - over 187.25 lbs.

     

    Mens Open Bodybuilding:

    5 places each division and overall

    BODYBUILDING OPEN Bantam - up to 143.25 lbs.

    BODYBUILDING OPEN Light - over 143.25 to 154.25

    BODYBUILDING OPEN Welter - over 154.25 to 165.25 lbs.

    BODYBUILDING OPEN Middle - over 165.25 to 176.25 lbs.

    BODYBUILDING OPEN Light Heavy - over 176.25 to 198.25 lbs.

    BODYBUILDING OPEN Heavy - over 198.25 to 225.25 lbs.

    BODYBUILDING OPEN Super Heavy - over 225.25 lbs.

     

    Mens Masters Bodybuilding:

    3 places each division

    BODYBUILDING MASTERS 40    ages - 40 up to 49

    BODYBUILDING MASTERS 50    ages - 50 and older

     

    Mens Teen Physique:

    3 places

    PHYSIQUE TEEN ages 16-19    1 group 3 places

     

    Mens Novice Physique:

    3 places each division and overall

    PHYSIQUE NOVICE A - up to and including 5'8"

    PHYSIQUE NOVICE B - over 5'8" to 5'10"

    PHYSIQUE NOVICE C - over 5'10"

     

    Mens Open Physique:

    5 places each division and overall

    PHYSIQUE OPEN A - up to 5'7"

    PHYSIQUE OPEN B - over 5'7" up to 5'8"

    PHYSIQUE OPEN C - over 5'8" up to 5'9"

    PHYSIQUE OPEN D - over 5'9" up to 5'10"

    PHYSIQUE OPEN E - over 5'10" up to 6'0"

    PHYSIQUE OPEN F - over 6'0"

     

    Mens Masters Physique:

    3 places

    PHYSIQUE MASTERS Over 35+ - ages 35-44

    PHYSIQUE MASTERS Over 45+ - ages 45 and up

     

    Mens Classic Physique NOVICE & TRUE NOVICE Divisions:

    3 places each division and overall

     

    DIVISION “A”

    Up to and including 5’ 4” Up to and Including 160 lbs

    Over 5’ 4”, up to and including 5’ 5”      Up to and Including 165 lbs

    Over 5’ 5”, up to and including 5’ 6”      Up to and Including 170 lbs

    Over 5’ 6”, up to and including 5’ 7”      Up to and Including 175 lbs

     Over 5’ 7”, up to and including 5’ 8”     Up to and Including 182 lbs

     Over 5’ 8”, up to and including 5’ 9”     Up to and Including 190 lbs

     

    DIVISION “B"

    Over 5’ 9”, up to and including 5’ 10”       Up to and Including 197 lbs

    Over 5’ 10”, up to and including 5” 11”    Up to and Including 205 lbs

    Over 5’ 11”, up to and including 6’ 0”       Up to and Including 212 lbs

    Over 6’ 0”, up to and including 6’ 1”         Up to and Including 220 lbs

    Over 6’ 1”, up to and including 6’ 2”         Up to and Including 230 lbs

    Over 6’ 2”, up to and including 6’ 3”         Up to and Including 237 lbs

    Over 6’3”, up to and including 6’ 4”         Up to and Including 245 lbs

    Over 6’4”, up to and including 6’5”          Up to and including 252 lbs

    Over 6’5”, up to and including 6’6”          Up to and including 260 lbs

    Over 6’6”, up to and including 6’7”          Up to and including 267 lbs

    Over 6’7”                                                  Up to and including 275 lbs

     

    Mens Classic Physique OPEN Divisions:

    5 places each division and overall

    - In this division you must meet both the height and the weight.  EX: If you're 5'5'' you must also be between 160.25 lbs. and 165 lbs. to enter Classic Physique.

     

    DIVISION  A

    Up to and including 5’ 4”      Up to and including 160 lbs

    Over 5’ 4”, up to and including 5’ 5”      Up to and including 165 lbs

    Over 5’ 5”, up to and including 5’ 6”      Up to and including 170 lbs

    Over 5’ 6”, up to and including 5’ 7”      Up to and including 175 lbs

     

    DIVISION  B

    Over 5’ 7”, up to and including 5’ 8”      Up to and including 182 lbs

    Over 5’ 8”, up to and including 5’ 9”      Up to and including 190 lbs

    Over 5’ 9”, up to and including 5’ 10”    Up to and including 197 lbs

     

    DIVISION  C

    Over 5’ 10”, up to and including 5” 11”    Up to and including 205 lbs

    Over 5’ 11”, up to and including 6’ 0”      Up to and including 212 lbs

     

    DIVISION  D

    Over 6’ 0”, up to and including 6’ 1”      Up to and including 220 lbs

    Over 6’ 1”, up to and including 6’ 2”      Up to and including 230 lbs

    Over 6’ 2”, up to and including 6’ 3”      Up to and including 237 lbs

    Over 6’3”, up to and including 6’ 4”       Up to and including 245 lbs

    Over 6’4”, up to and including 6’5”       Up to and including 252 lbs

    Over 6’5”, up to and including 6’6”       Up to and including 260 lbs

    Over 6’6”, up to and including 6’7”       Up to and including 267 lbs

    Over 6’7”                                              Up to and including 275 lbs

     

    Mens Classic Physique MASTERS Divisions:

    3 places each division -- No overall

    Masters has 2 division.  Ages 35-39  and Ages 40 and over.  Each division must meet the height and weight requirements for Classic Physique.

     

    Masters 35+  (ages 35-39)

    Masters 40+

     

    DIVISION “A”

    Up to and including 5’ 4” Up to and Including 160 lbs

    Over 5’ 4”, up to and including 5’ 5”      Up to and Including 165 lbs

    Over 5’ 5”, up to and including 5’ 6”      Up to and Including 170 lbs

    Over 5’ 6”, up to and including 5’ 7”      Up to and Including 175 lbs

     Over 5’ 7”, up to and including 5’ 8”     Up to and Including 182 lbs

     Over 5’ 8”, up to and including 5’ 9”     Up to and Including 190 lbs

     

    DIVISION “B"

    Over 5’ 9”, up to and including 5’ 10”       Up to and Including 197 lbs

    Over 5’ 10”, up to and including 5” 11”    Up to and Including 205 lbs

    Over 5’ 11”, up to and including 6’ 0”       Up to and Including 212 lbs

    Over 6’ 0”, up to and including 6’ 1”         Up to and Including 220 lbs

    Over 6’ 1”, up to and including 6’ 2”         Up to and Including 230 lbs

    Over 6’ 2”, up to and including 6’ 3”         Up to and Including 237 lbs

    Over 6’3”, up to and including 6’ 4”         Up to and Including 245 lbs

    Over 6’4”, up to and including 6’5”          Up to and including 252 lbs

    Over 6’5”, up to and including 6’6”          Up to and including 260 lbs

    Over 6’6”, up to and including 6’7”          Up to and including 267 lbs

    Over 6’7”                                                  Up to and including 275 lbs

     

    Shreveport Bossier Championships:

    Mens

     - only for competitors within 100 mi.

    3 places

    Mens Bodybuilding

    Mens Physique

    Mens Classic Physique

    Womens Physique Novice:

    PHYSIQUE NOVICE (1 group 3 places)

     

    Womens Physique Open & Masters:

    5 places each division and overall - except where noted

    PHYSIQUE OPEN A up to 5'4"

    PHYSIQUE OPEN B over 5'4"

    PHYSIQUE MASTERS 35+ (1 group 3 places)

     

    Womens Figure Novice:

    FIGURE NOVICE (1 group 3 places)

     

    Womens Figure Open & Masters:

    5 places each division and overall - except where noted

    FIGURE TEEN  (1 class 3 places)

    FIGURE OPEN A up to and including 5'1"

    FIGURE OPEN B over 5'1" up to and including 5' 2-1/2"

    FIGURE OPEN C  over 5' 2-1/2" up to and including 5' 4"

    FIGURE OPEN D  over 5' 4" up to and including 5' 5-1/2"

    FIGURE OPEN E  over 5' 5-1/2" up to and including 5' 7"

    FIGURE OPEN F  over 5' 7"

    FIGURE MASTERS 35+ (1 class 3 places)

    FIGURE MASTERS 40+ (1 class 3 places)

     

    Womens Bikini Novice:

    3 places each division and overall

    BIKINI NOVICE A up to and including 5'4"

    BIKINI NOVICE B over 5'4" up to 5' 5 1/2"

    BIKINI NOVICE C over 5' 5 1/2"

     

    Womens Bikini Open & Masters:

    5 places each division and overall - except where noted

    BIKINI TEEN (1 class 3 places)

    BIKINI OPEN A up to and including 5'1"

    BIKINI OPEN B over 5'1" up to and including 5' 2-1/2"

    BIKINI OPEN C  over 5' 2-1/2" up to and including 5' 4"

    BIKINI OPEN D  over 5' 4" up to and including 5' 5-1/2"

    BIKINI OPEN E  over 5' 5-1/2" up to and including 5' 7"

    BIKINI OPEN F  over 5' 7"

    BIKINI MASTERS 35+ (1 class 3 places)

    BIKINI MASTERS 40+ (1 class 3 places)

     

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    Shreveport Bossier Championships:

    Womens

     - only for competitors within 100 mi.

    3 places

    Womens Bikini

    Womens Figure

  • TRUE NOVICE - NEW DIVISION

    TRUE NOVICE

    This division is for any athlete that had not competed in NPC competition.  So if this is your very fist show than you can enter this division.  You can also enter others division but this division is just for you.

     

  • HOTEL / EVENT LOCATION

    OFFICIAL O.C.C. HOTEL

    SHREVEPORT CONVENTION CENTER, SHREVEPORT LOUISIANA

    400 Caddo St  Shreveport, LA 71101 (318) 841-4000

    CLICK HERE TO BOOK

    PARKING: there is some parking available on the streets surrounding the convention center.  The main parking is in the parking garage adjacent to the Hilton Hotel.

  • TANNING &  MAKE-UP APPOINTMENTS

    MAKE-UP AND HAIR

    Tracy Nelson Tan

    The Official Tanning Team for the OPTIMUM CLASSIC

    Laurie St Michael   Makeup Artist -Stylist

     

    www.lauriestmichael.com

     

    Email: Lstm1976@hotmail.com

     

    cell: 479-616-0922

     

    CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR TANNING APPOINTMENT
  • TRAINING AND SHOW PREP

    GET READY FOR THE SHOW

    "Super-Mann" has been training athletes for over 35 years.  He's trained the best to be the best and he can get you ready for THE BIG SHOW!  As a former competitor and NPC judge, he's got the knowledge and experience you need to be your best. Contact him today and let him help you get a nutrition plan, get into the best shape, and perfect your pose before the show.

    Robert "Super-Mann" Blount training with 8 time

    Mr. Olympia Lee Haney.

    - Personal Training

    - Nutrition Planning

    - Pose and Suit Consultation

    - Private Exercise Studio

    - Former NPC Judge

    SETUP A CONSULTATION CLICK HERE

    " In 1984, I began training with Mr. Olympia Champion, Lee Haney. The Mr. Olympia Bodybuilding Champion is the greatest bodybuilder in the world. I professionally trained, coached and motivated Mr. Haney seven years to win seven consecutive Mr. Olympia Championships, surpassing the great Arnold Schwanegger’s previous record."  Robert Blount

    - Former co-chairman of the N.P.C. for the state of Georgia.

     

    - N.P.C. Judge.

     

    - Exercise Specialist Technician & Professional Trainer specializing with Professional Athletes.

     

    - Articles published in Joe Weider’s Muscle & Fitness, Flex & Iron Man Magazine.

     

    - Bodybuilding Titles includes:

            Central Georgia Champion,

            Peach State Champion,

            Atlanta Championships

            Southern Cup U.S.A.  Championships.

     

    - Appointed by Governor Bobby Jindal of Louisiana to the Commission on Men’s Health and Wellness.

  • QUESTIONS -- CONTACT US

    If you have any questions at all you can contact us and we will respond as soon as possible.

    Usually that's within 24 hours.  Fill out the form below or email us.

    CONTACT US:  info@optimumclassic.com

  • SHREVEPORT BOSSIER CHAMPIONSHIPS

    (for those within 100mi. of Shreveport)

    This show will take place at the same time as the Optimum Classic.  Competitors can still compete in the Optimum Classic.  All competitors must live within 100 miles of Shreveport.  All poses, rules, meetings times, cost etc. -- from the Optimum Classic apply to the Shreveport Bossier Championships.

    Men's Bodybuilding 1 class 3 places

     

    Men's Physique 1 class 3 places

     

    Men's Classic Physique 1 class 3 places

     

    Bikini 1 class 3 places

     

    Figure 1 class 3 places

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    COMPETITIONS

    REGISTRATION:  sign-up online using the Optimum Classic registration form and select the Shreveport Bossier Championships when you select a division.

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