2020 NPC NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS - NOVEMBER 20-21, 2020

New city for 2020! Orlando, Florida

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INCREDIBLE NEW VENUE!

The Orange County Convention Center in Orlando!

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COMPETE AGAINST THE BEST!

The Top NPC Athletes Compete in the Crown Jewel Event of the NPC Season

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COMFORTABLE CONTEST FORMAT, WITH EVENT DIRECTOR GARY UDIT

Go Pro at NPC Nationals!

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2022 NPC NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

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NPC NATIONALS
December 2-3, 2022
Orlando, Florida

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Bigger Than Ever for 2022!

The 2022 NPC National Championships will be held December 2 and 3, 2022 in ORLANDO, Florida, at the awesome ORANGE COUNTY CONVENTION CENTER, West Hall. This event will be larger and more competitive than ever before, with top NPC athletes and nearly 100 IFBB PRO® cards awarded!


 



 

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ENTRY

ENTRY INFORMATION

You may enter the event online, and receive instant confirmation of your entry.  To enter, click the button below.

CLICK TO ENTER

ENTRY FEE:
$375 per class


ENTRY DEADLINES:

ONLINE ENTRIES CLOSE on Wednesday November 30 at 6pm EASTERN.  

You will NOT be able to enter online after that time, but you MAY enter or add classes at athlete check-in.  See the check-in tab for check-in times. NO Refunds for any reason. You may add or change classes at checkin.


LATE FEE:

LATE FEE OF $350 ON ANY ENTRY SUBMITTED ONLINE AFTER 6pm EASTERN TIME ON Friday November 25, 2022.

Technical Questions: 

Contact 800-929-3539 or webmaster@garyudit.com

Contest Questions:

Text Gary at 412-377-1438 or email gary@garyudit.com

 

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TICKETS


YOU MAY PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE USING LINK BELOW, OR AT THE DOOR and ATHLETE CHECKIN.


TICKET PRICES are BELOW


BUY TICKETS



Women’s Divisions are Friday, Men’s Divisions are Saturday

BOTH GENERAL AND VIP TICKETS PROVIDE ACCESS TO EXPO. VIP TICKET HOLDERS ARE GUARANTEED SPECTATOR SEATS and there are only 200 VIP tickets for each session shown below.

There is no all-day pass. If you want to see both prejudging and finals, please purchase tickets for each.

TICKET PURCHASES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.


FRIDAY

Women’s Divisions

WOMEN’S PREJUDGING

General Admission
for Women’s Prejudging

$55


VIP
for Women’s Prejudging

$105
(200 seats max for VIP)


WOMEN’S FINALS

General Admission
for Women’s FINALS

$105


VIP
for Women’s FINALS

$155
(200 seats max for VIP)


SATURDAY

Men’s Divisions

MEN’S PREJUDGING

General Admission
for Men’s Prejudging

$55

VIP
for Men’s Prejudging

$105
(200 seats max for VIP)


MEN’S FINALS

General Admission
for Men’s FINALS

$105

VIP
for Men’s FINALS

$155
(200 seats max for VIP)


BUY TICKETS


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CHECK IN

ATHLETE CHECK IN

AT THE
CONVENTION CENTER

MANDATORY WEIGH-IN / CHECK-IN FOR ALL DIVISIONS:

Thursday, December 1
2:00 PM – 8:00 PM

 
CHECK IN LOCATION
Orange County Convention Center

West Hall
ROOM W240

E 9800 International Dr,
Orlando, FL 32819
 

NO WEIGH-IN / CHECK-IN IS PERMITTED ON FRIDAY, December 2!

 

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VENUE

AN AWESOME VENUE FOR THE 2022 NPC NATIONALS!

The ORANGE COUNTY CONVENTION CENTER in Orlando!
Big Stage, Big Results!

ORANGE COUNTY CONVENTION CENTER
West Hall

9800 International Dr,
Orlando, FL 32819


 


SOCIAL

SCHEDULE

SCHEDULE of EVENTS


Friday, December 2
WOMEN’S DIVISIONS

8:00 am


WOMEN PREJUDGING

WOMENS BODYBUILDING

WOMENS PHYSIQUE

WELLNESS

FIGURE

BIKINI


Friday, December 2

5:30 pm


WOMEN FINALS

WOMENS BODYBUILDING

WOMENS PHYSIQUE

WELLNESS

FIGURE

BIKINI


Saturday, December 3
MEN’S DIVISIONS

8:00am

MEN PREJUDGING

MENS BODYBUILDING

CLASSIC

MENS PHYSIQUE


Saturday, December 3
5:30 pm

MEN FINALS

MENS PHYSIQUE

CLASSIC

MENS BODYBUILDING


 

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HOTEL

HOST HOTEL

ROSEN PLAZA HOTEL

9700 International Drive
Orlando, Florida 32819


BOOK ROOM


OR CALL
800-627-8258


MENTION GROUP code:
NPC Nationals


HOTEL QUESTIONS? Text or email Gary at 412-377-1438 or gary@garyudit.com



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TAN

TANNING

The tanning professionals at PRO TAN will spray-tan you using state-of-the-art airbrush spray.

ROOM W232
Convention Center

CLICK HERE

 


PROFESSIONAL SPRAY TANNING BY PRO TAN


Pro Tan® online registration will remain open until 72 hours prior to the contest. It is recommended to purchase your tanning package in advance to receive specific appointment times and to avoid on-site service fees. Be sure to complete all fields at registration. Tanning appointments will be emailed 1 week prior to the contest.

For additional information, please e-mail info@protanusa.com .


HAIR/MAKEUP

HAIR AND MAKEUP

PROFESSIONAL HAIR and MAKE UP by

MANE SECRETS BEAUTY
Ashley Jenelle

CLICK FOR INFO

INSTAGRAM

CONTACT MANE SECRETS

 

MUSIC

MUSIC RULES


All Bodybuilding, Classic Physique and Women Physique contestants MUST supply their own music.

You may UPLOAD YOUR MUSIC using the link in your entry confirmation that you receive in email after entering,  and please also BRING YOUR MUSIC to checkin on USB drive as a backup.


TO UPLOAD YOUR MUSIC

You may UPLOAD YOUR MUSIC using a link in the CONFIRMATION EMAIL you will receive after registering for the event.  Check the email you received after you entered the contest and the music upload link will be in there.  If you cannot find your confirmation of entry in your email box, check your spambox of your email. If you have questions, write webmaster@garyudit.com.

UPLOAD ONLY YOUR MUSIC SELECTION, NOT ENTIRE SONGS or ALBUMS


ALSO, PLEASE BRING MUSIC TO EVENT ON USB DRIVE

Please also bring your music on a CD or thumb drive to checkin as a backup (your song only)…so we have it in case of any problem during the upload.


Vulgar music is NOT be permitted and will be grounds for disqualification.

Posing music must be the only music provided and MUST be no longer than 70 seconds


PRO CARDS

IFBB PRO LEAGUE PRO QUALIFYING EVENT

This event is an IFBB PRO LEAGUE PRO QUALIFIER


The following placings will be awarded IFBB PRO LEAGUE® Pro Cards:


Figure Open

Top 2 in each Height Class


Wellness Open

Top 2 in each Height Class


Bikini Open

Top 2 in each Height Class


Men Physique Open

Top 2 in each Height Class


Men Classic Physique Open

Top 2 in each Height Class


Women Physique Open

Top 2 in each Height Class


Women BB Open

Winner of each Weight Class


Men BB Open

Top 2 in each Weight Class


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ROUNDS

ROUNDS OF COMPETITION

Review info and links to official rules below. If you have questions, contact Gary Udit by text at 412-377-1438 or email gary@garyudit.com


FIGURE DIVISION

For official rules and sample photos for this division, click here for NPC website

3 Rounds of competition. Wearing a 2-piece suit with heels.

Group Round

Competitors will be brought out in groups of 6 – 8 competitors and directed to do quarter turns as a group.

Presentation Round

Each competitor has 20 seconds to do a presentation.

Each competitor performs a Front Stance and can also do 3 model stances.

Comparison Round

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


BIKINI DIVISION

For official rules and sample photos for this division, click here for NPC website

3 Rounds of competition. Wearing a 2-piece suit with heels.

Group Round

Competitors will be brought out in groups of 6 – 8 competitors and directed to do Front and Rear stances as a group

Presentation Round

Each competitor has 20 seconds to do a presentation.

Comparison Round

Competitors will be directed to do Front and Rear stances as a group.


MEN PHYSIQUE DIVISION

For official rules and sample photos for this division, click here for NPC website

3 Rounds of competition. Wearing board shorts.

Group Round

Competitors will be brought out in groups of 6 – 8 competitors and directed to do front and back stances as a group.

Presentation Round

Each competitor has 20 seconds to do a presentation. Each competitor performs a Front Stance, Rear Stance and Front Stance

Comparison Round

Competitors will be directed to do Front and Rear stances as a group.


WOMEN PHYSIQUE DIVISION

For official rules and sample photos for this division, click here for NPC website

3 Rounds of competition

Group Round

Competitors will be brought out in a group directed to do quarter turns and mandatory poses.

Presentation Round

Each Competitor performs a 30 – 45 second presentation

Comparison Round

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

Mandatory Poses

Front Double Bicep, Side Chest, Rear Double Bicep, Side Tricep, Abdominal and Thighs

Finals

Top 5 competitors will perform a 70-second posing routine to their own music at the Finals.


MEN CLASSIC PHYSIQUE DIVISION

For official rules and sample photos for this division, click here for NPC website

3 Rounds of competition. Wearing spandex shorts.

Group Round

Competitors will be brought out in a group directed to do quarter turns and mandatory poses.

Presentation Round

Each Competitor performs a 30 – 45 second presentation

Comparison Round

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

Mandatory Poses

Front Double Bicep, Rear Double Bicep, Side Chest, Abdominal and Thighs, Favorite Classic Pose (No Most Muscular)

Finals

Top 5 competitors will perform a 70-second posing routine to their own music at the Finals.


BODYBUILDING DIVISIONS

For official rules for this division, click here for NPC website

3 Rounds of competition.

Group Round

Competitors will be brought out in a group directed to do quarter turns and mandatory poses.

Presentation Round

Each Competitor performs a 30 – 45 second presentation.

Comparison Round

Contestants will be brought out in a group and directed to  Mandatory Poses.

MEN Mandatory Poses

Front Double Bicep, Front Lat Spread, Side Chest, Rear Double Bicep, Rear Lat Spread, Side Triceps, Abdominals / Thighs, Favorite Most Muscular.

WOMEN Mandatory Poses

Front Double Bicep, Front Lat Spread, Side Chest, Rear Double Bicep, Rear Lat Spread, Side Triceps, Abdominals / Thighs.

Finals

Top 5 competitors will perform a 70-second posing routine to their own music at the Finals. NO Gymnastic Moves Are Permitted.


WOMEN WELLNESS DIVISION

For the most up to date rules and info on this division, visit the NPC website at this link

3 Rounds of competition. Wearing 2 piece suit with heels.

Group Round

Competitors will be brought out in groups of 6 – 8 competitors and directed to do quarter turns as a group.

Presentation Round

Each Competitor has 20 seconds to do a presentation.


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DIVISIONS

 COMPETITION DIVISIONS


MEN PHYSIQUE

MEN PHYSIQUE OPEN
8 height classes shown below

Class A:
Up to 5’6″

Class B:
Up to 5’7″ 1/2″

Class C:
Up to 5’8 1/2″

Class D:
Up to 5’9 1/2″

Class E:
Up to 5’10 1/2″

Class F:
Up to 5’11 1/2″

Class G:
Up to 6’1″

Class H:
Over 6’1″


MEN BODYBUILDING

MEN BB OPEN
7 weight classes shown below

Bantamweight:
Up to 143-1/4 lbs

Lightweight:
Up to 154-1/4 lbs

Welterweight:
Up to 165-1/4 lbs

Middleweight:
Up to 176-1/4 lbs

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

Heavyweight:
Up to 225 1/4

Super-Heavyweight:
Over 225 1/4


WOMEN BODYBUILDING

WOMEN BB OPEN
4 weight classes shown below

Lightweight:
Up to & including 115 lbs

Middleweight:
Up to & including 125 lbs

Light-Heavyweight:
Up to & including 140 lbs

Heavyweight:
Over 140 lbs


FIGURE

FIGURE OPEN
8 height classes shown below

Class A:
Up to 5’1”

Class B:
Up to 5’2”

Class C:
Up to 5’3”

Class D:
Up to 5’4″

Class E:
Up to 5’5”

Class F:
Up to 5’6”

Class G:
Up to 5’7”

Class H:
Over 5’7″


BIKINI

BIKINI OPEN
8 height classes shown below

Class A:
Up to 5’1”

Class B:
Over 5’1″ up thru 5’2”

Class C:
Over 5’2″ up thru 5’3”

Class D:
Over 5’3″ up thru 5’4″

Class E:
Over 5’4″ up thru 5’5″

Class F:
Over 5’5″ up thru 5’6”

Class G:
Over 5’6″ up thru 5’7”

Class H:
Over 5’7″


WOMEN PHYSIQUE

WOMEN PHYSIQUE
4 height classes shown below

Class A:
Up to 5’2”

Class B:
Over 5’2 ” up to and Up to 5’4”

Class C:
Over 5’4 ” up to and Up to 5’6”

Class D:
Over 5’6″


WOMEN WELLNESS

WELLNESS OPEN
4 classes shown below

Class A:
Up to 5’2”

Class B:
Over 5’2 ” up to and Up to 5’4”

Class C:
Over 5’4 ” up to and Up to 5’6”

Class D:
Over 5’6″


MEN CLASSIC PHYSIQUE

NOTE:  For Classic Physique, your competition bodyweight is regulated by your height.  If you do not fall within BOTH the height and weight parameters shown below, you will have the option of competing in the BODYBUILDING or MEN’S PHYSIQUE divisions.


YOU MAY COMPETE IN:

MEN CLASSIC PHYSIQUE OPEN

4 height classes shown below


CLASS A up to and including 5’7″

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


CLASS B over 5’7″ up to and including 5’10”

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


CLASS C over 5’10” up to and including 6’0″

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


CLASS D over 6’0″

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


MANDATORY POSES IN CLASSIC PHYSIQUE:

The Judging is scored 100% and will consist of comparisons of the quarter turns and the following “5” mandatory poses:

Front Double Biceps

Side Chest

Back Double Biceps

Abdominal and Thighs

Favorite Classic Pose (Not Most Muscular)


JUDGING FINALS FOR CLASSIC PHYSIQUE:

The Finals will consist of:

Posing Routine (up to maximum of 70 seconds) (No Gymnastics Moves are Allowed)

Confirmation round (if necessary)

Posedown (overall title only)


COMPETITION WEAR FOR CLASSIC PHYSIQUE:

Competitors are required to wear posing shorts. You are “NOT” to wear board shorts or Bodybuilding posing trunks. We have provided an image of the NPC Competition Classic Physique shorts below. Competitors are required to wear the same type of cut and all shorts that are worn in competition must be black.


 

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ELIGIBILITY

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Review all qualification requirements below.

The NPC NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS are open to ANYONE who meets the eligibility requirements below, as well as residents of the US and those who have a green card. 

If you have questions, contact gary@garyudit.com or text 412-377-1438


Info for U.S. competitors

All contestants who are U.S. Citizens must show proof of United States citizenship, such as a birth certificate, U.S. military discharge, or passport.  You may bring this to athlete check-in.  Residents of the US who have a green card are also eligible.


QUALIFYING REQUIREMENTS

If you have questions, text or phone 412-377-1438 or write gary@garyudit.com


All Open Divisions

U.S. Competitors in any OPEN division need to have qualified after January 1, 2021, plus meet the ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS BELOW.

For Open Men BB, Open Men Physique, Open Men Classic, Open Women Physique, Open Figure and Open Bikini:

Competitors in the divisions listed ABOVE must place in the top 2 in a national qualifier after January, 1, 2021.


For Open Women Bodybuilders:

Competitors in Open Women’s BB must have competed in ANY NPC event after January 1, 2021. No placing is required.


NPC MEMBERSHIP

All U.S. contestants must be a member of the NPC National Physique Committee and bring their NPC card to check in or purchase one there.

To register for your NPC card, NPC Card Tab elsewhere on this page, or contact the NPC at address below.  Preferably buy your card online using link below!

NPC PO Box 3711 Pittsburgh, PA 15230

412-276-5027

or TO JOIN THE NPC ONLINE, go to npcregistration.com

Competitors may also register for an NPC card at the Check-In/Weigh-In – $125.

 

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NPC CARD

NPC CARD

ALL COMPETITORS MUST HAVE AN NPC CARD AT ATHLETE CHECKIN

NPC registration is now available online at the NPC website, or you may get an NPC card at the event.  Get it ahead of time if possible!!

Get info about NPC REGISTRATION at this link.

CLICK HERE to register for your NPC CARD now.

The online NPC printable green membership card is distinctively different to denote online registration from the mail in version that remains available. Athletes can present the new printable online membership card at the contest check in or on any portable device such as an iPhone or tablet.

If you wish to order by mail-in, call the NPC national office at 412-276-5027. You may also purchase NPC cards at athlete check-in at most events (check the event info page for details).


POSING

POSING

The Top 5 competitors in each Class of Bodybuilding, Women Physique and Men Classic Physique will perform their routines at the Finals.

FINALS routines will be limited to 70 seconds. Competitor posing music must be the only music on a CD and can only be a maximum of 70 seconds.  ALL posing music will begin when the competitor’s name is announced.


AWARDS

AWARDS

The top five competitors in each weight/height class or age group will be awarded trophies plus an overall award where there are multiple classes.

Top 2 in each class at a national level event qualify for national level events thru the entire next calendar year.

For a list of PRO CARDS to be given at the event, click the PRO CARDS tab elsewhere on this page.


TRAINERS

TRAINER PASSES

THE FOLLOWING STIPULATIONS APPLY:

Trainer Passes can be purchased at the Thursday Check-ins and at the door of the Competition

Trainer Pass Fee: $300 CASH ONLY. The Trainer Pass good for both days of the Competition.  The Trainer pass provides access to the pump Up area ONLY – Not the Backstage Area.

Trainer MUST have a ticket to the event. The Trainer MUST have valid NPC card with proper ID for Insurance Purposes.

Violators of these rules and their competitor(s) will be disqualified from the event.

 

 


QUESTIONS

 HAVE MORE QUESTIONS?

Please contact

info@npcnationalchampionship.com

or text gary udit at
 412-377-1438