2020 NPC SOUTHERN STATES BIKINI, FIGURE, FITNESS, WOMEN’S PHYSIQUE ENTRY DETAILS
SPECIAL NOTICE: This contest is an OFFICIAL NATIONAL QUALIFIER for all NPC national events in 2020 & 2021.
SANCTION: This competition is sanctioned by the National Physique Committee of the USA Inc. NPC Sanction #4078
ELIGIBILITY: This contest is open to all women in the U.S. Those in the Teenage & Masters Women must provide proof of age at the check in. Contestants must be a member of the NPC and membership cards can be purchased on line (NPCNewsOnline.com) and or will be available for purchase at the event: 2020 fee: $135.00.
CROSSOVERS: Competitors will be allowed to enter multiple contests – subject to their being qualified – no limit to the number.
HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS: Bonaventure Resort & Spa. 250 Racquet Club Rd Weston, Florida 33326; T: (954) 389-3300 • Reservations: (954) 389-3300
SPECIAL SOUTHERN STATES BENEFITS:
Impressive sculptures will be the awards. Every competitor will receive a FREE So. States t-shirt, Goody Bag and copy of the official souvenir program. ALL OPEN OVERALL WINNERS RECEIVE $250 TOWARDS 2020 MIAMI NATIONALS.
FITNESS OPEN : One class: 3 places. The first place winner will receive travel expense reimbursement of $250.00 good toward the airfare for the 2021 NPC Fitness Nationals at the Team Universe in NJ. Routine counts 100 % of the overall score!!
OPEN FIGURE : Four height Classes: 5 places in each height class plus Overall. The Figure Open overall winner will receive travel expense reimbursement of $250.00 good towards the airfare for the 2020 NPC Nationals in Miami, FL.
NOVICE FIGURE : Two height Classes – 3 places in each plus Overall (open to any female who has not won an overall in a previous figure contest).
TRUE NOVICE: One Class – 3 places
TEEN FIGURE WOMEN : One Class – 3 places.
MASTERS WOMEN OVER 60, 50, 40, 35 FIGURE : One Class each age group – 3 places in each.
MASTERS WOMEN OVERALL : The winners of the Over 60, 50, 40, and 35 Figure compete for the Masters Figure Overall.
OPEN BIKINI: Four height classes – 5 places in each height class plus Overall. The Women’s Open Bikini overall winner will receive travel expense reimbursement of $250.00 for the 2020 NPC Nationals in Miami, FL.
BIKINI OVER 35 : One Class – 3 places
BIKINI OVER 40: One class – 3 places
BIKINI OVER 50: One Class – 3 places
NOVICE BIKINI : Two classes – 3 places in each height class plus Overall. (Open to any female who has not won an overall in a previous bikini contest.)
TEEN BIKINI: One class – 3 places (must be minimum of 18 yrs. of age)
MASTERS WOMEN OVER 50, 40, 35 BIKINI: The winners of the Over 50, 40, and 35 Bikini compete for the Masters Bikini Overall.
TRUE NOVICE BIKINI – One class – 3 places
WOMEN’S PHYSIQUE OPEN:
5 places in 2 height classes plus overall. The overall winner will receive travel expense reimbursement of $250.00 good for the 2020 NPC Miami Nationals.
WOMEN’S PHYSIQUE OVER 35: 3 places – one class
WOMEN’S BODYBUILDING OPEN: 5 places in 2 height classes. The overall winner will receive travel expense reimbursement of $250.00 good for the 2020 NPC Miami Nationals.
WOMEN’S WELLNESS: 5 places in 2 height classes. The overall winner will receive travel reimbursement of $250.00 good for 2020 Miami Nationals.
MANATORY CHECK/IN & REGISTRATION:
Friday, July 10, 2020 – War Memorial Auditorium – back stage door. 5pm – 7pm Entrance in rear.
Saturday, JULY 11th -Athlete meeting at 8:00am – PREJUDGING STARTS AT 9:00AM
EVENING SHOW WILL START AT 5:00PM.
SUITS: YOUR SUIT BOTTOMS MUST BE WORN UNDER YOUR WARM-UP TO REGISTRATION.
NO T-backs or thongs permitted.
MUSIC: Music will be used for the Fitness Routine (Round #2). Contestants must provide a CD cued to their exact music – maximum time 2 minutes.Women’s Physique & Women’s Bodybuilding – max 60 seconds. No profanity is allowed on the CDs.
Jewelry may be worn, Thong swimsuits will not be allowed, and the workable stage area is 45′ long by 30′ deep. It is a flat floor and there will be no platforms.
TANNING: On site/Backstage Tanning will be available both Friday and Saturday through PROTAN For Info, Pricing and Appointment Scheduling go to Protanusa.com
CROSSOVERS: Competitors will be allowed to enter multiple contests – subject to their being qualified – no limit. Crossover fee: $100.00 per extra event.
WOMEN’S OPEN FITNESS
FITNESS ROUTINE: Each contestant will perform a routine to music for no longer than 2 minutes. Routines may include aerobics, dance, gymnastics or other demonstration of athletic ability. Judges will be looking for style, personality, athletic coordination, strength moves, endurance and overall performance. Mandatory Moves (to be incorporated in routine):
– Push Up (any kind)
– High Kick
– Straddle Hold
– Side Split
Contestants will wear a fitness outfit of their choice along with athletic shoes. Special attention should be given to your fitness outfit since it too will be judged. Due to the danger of slipping, no body oil will be allowed during this round. Props carried on stage by the athlete are approved, subject to promoter
SCORING: FITNESS ROUTINE NOW COUNTS FOR 100% OF THE SCORING!
FIGURE – OPEN, NOVICE, TEEN & MASTERS OVER 35
ROUND 1/TWO PIECE SWIMSUIT: The contestants, wearing a two piece swimsuit of their choice with high heels, will be brought out individually to do their quarter turns and then compared in a line-up. No thong swimsuits will be permitted. Jewelry may be worn in this round. No oil may be worn. The judges will be scoring the degree of athleticism by assessing the firmness, symmetry, proportion and overall physical appearance including complexion, skin tone, poise, swimsuit and overall presentation.
ROUND 2/FINAL ASSESSMENT: In the Women’s Open Figure & Novice Figure, the winners of the height classes will be brought back on stage and compared in their two piece swimsuit and heels for judging of the overall winner in each category. The same criteria for judging applies in this round as in Round 1.
BIKINI – OPEN, NOVICE, TEEN & OVER 50, 40 & 35
ROUND 1/TWO PIECE SWIMSUIT: The contestants, wearing a two piece swimsuit of their choice with high heels, will be brought out in a group of their height class and asked to do their front and rear poses. Then the contestants will perform their individual “ModelWalk” (personal preference) to the center of the stage, stop and do a front stance, do a full turn to do their rear stance, turn to front again, then proceed to the side of the stage. No thong swimsuits will be permitted. Jewelry may be worn in this round. No oil may be worn. The contestants will then present their full front and rear stance with the other contestants in their height class. Judges will score competitors on “Balance and Shape” and overall physical appearance including complexion, skin tone, poise and overall presentation.
ROUND 2/FINALS: In the Women’s Open Bikini, Novice and Masters Over 30, the winners in the height classes will then be brought back on stage and compared for the awarding of the overall trophy in each category.
DETAILED CONTEST INFORMATION: Contact IFBB Fitness Pro/Contest Promoter Maria Bellando at 305-968-3318 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
ENTRY FEE: $100.00 (Additional $100.00 for each Crossover).
Entry fees are non refundable. Cash, Credit or money order payable to:MBFIT SPORTS, INC. and send to:
MBFIT SPORTS, INC.
15880 SW 138TH PLACE
MIAMI , FL 33177
DEADLINE: A $50.00 late fee will be incurred after July 5TH. ONLINE ENTRIES are good until mid-night JULY 9th. Late Entries will be accepted after the online deadline at the Friday, JULY10th registration/check-in at the War Memorial Auditorium from 5PM to 7PM. Late entries accepted up to and on registration/check- in day. Late fee: $50.00