2012 NGA Alabama Natural Open
Bodybuilding, Figure, Male Physique and Bikini Model Championships
A Super Pro Qualifier
Saturday, July 14, 2012
Eligible: Open to all natural amateur athletes who hold a current National Gym Association (NGA) membership card. NGA card ($45.00) can be purchased in advance or at check-in on Friday.
Drug Test: All athletes are required to take a pre-contest drug test on Friday at check-in. Fee for the drug test ($35.00) can be paid in advance or by cash only at check-in.
Location: The competition on Saturday will be held at Homewood High School, 1901 Lakeshore Drive South, Homewood, Alabama 35209. Homewood is located in Birmingham.
Time: Saturday prejudging check-in at 9:30 AM. Prejudging begins at 11:00 AM. Evening Show check-in at 5:00 PM – show begins at 6:00 PM.
Music: Bodybuilders must bring a pre-recorded CD with a maximum of 90-seconds of music for your posing routine. Bikini Models can bring a pre-recorded CD with a maximum of 75 seconds of music for your evening presentation or you can use house music. Figure competitors and Male Physique will compete to house music.
Awards: This event is a Tier IV Super Pro Qualifier. An NGA Pro Card will be awarded to the winner of each Men’s and Women’s Open class with at least five athletes competing, making the class a Pro Qualifier. An NGA Masters Pro Card will be awarded to the winner of each Men’s and Women’s Masters Class with at least three athletes competing, making the class a Masters Pro Qualifier.
Trophies: Niels Andersen Sculpture trophies will be awarded to the first five places for each class and Overall winners. Teen, Novice and Male Physique trophies will be awarded to the first five place winners for each class and Best Poser trophies will be awarded for Men’s and for Women’s Bodybuilding.
Fees: NGA membership card $45.00; One Class $60.00; Each Crossover Class $40.00; Drug Test $35.00 (in advance or cash only at check-in).
Deadline: Entry form and payment by check or money order must be in by July 1, 2012. After July 1, a late fee of $40.00 will be imposed. Promotes have the option not to accept late entries. No walk-on entries will be allowed on the day of the event.
Check-in: All athletes must check-in and take a drug test on Friday, July 13 from 5-8 PM at the Vestavia Express YMCA, 2086 Columbiana Road, Birmingham, AL 35216. 205 823-0144. Bodybuilders must wear their posing suit during the weigh-in.
Contact: Scott Hults 205 901-8520 or John Rossman 205 370-5202
Visit the show's web site for more information and to download an entry form.