2013 OPTIMUM NUTRITION NPC JR. NATIONAL BODYBUILDING CHAMPIONSHIPS with BODYBUILDING-FITNESS-FIGURE-BIKINI and PHYSIQUE CHAMPIONSHIPS
Dear NPC Jr. Nationals Athlete:
With this letter you will find the entry forms for the 2013 Optimum Nutrition NPC Jr. National Bodybuilding, Fitness, Figure, Bikini & Physique Championships, to be held June 14-15 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare Hotel in Rosemont (Chicago area), Illinois. Please read the entire Jr. Nationals information thoroughly – it’s important!! There are separate entry forms for each division. There are 4 weight classes for the Women’s Bodybuilding, 7 weight classes for Men’s Bodybuilding, 3 height classes for Fitness competitors, 6 height classes for Figure and Bikini competitors, 4 height classes for Women’s Physique and 6 Height classes for Men’s Physique. IFBB Pro Cards will be awarded to all height class winners.
U.S. Citizenship is required for Fitness, Figure, Bikini and Men’s & Women’s Physique Competitors only (pro-qualifiers). All bodybuilding athletes must provide either proof of U.S. Citizenship or Legal Resident Alien status (Green Card).
The application must be fully completed and signed. Once the application has been completed, send a money order – no personal checks -to pay for your entry fee and return it where instructed in your official entry form. Keep the information pages of this website for your own reference. There are no entry refunds.
DEADLINE FOR ENTRY MAILING IS FRIDAY, MAY 24, 2013. ENTRIES POST-MARKED AFTER MAY 24 WILL BE ACCEPTED IF POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN MAY 29, 2013. ENTRY FEE FOR ENTRIES POSTMARKED AFTER MAY 24 BUT POSTMARKED ON OR BEFORE MAY 29 IS DOUBLED TO $300. ABSOLUTELY NO ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED IF POSTMARKED AFTER WEDNESDAY, MAY 29, 2013.
NOTE THAT IF YOU PLAN TO QUALIFY AFTER MAY 24, SEND IN YOUR ENTRY WITH ALL THE DOCUMENTATION AND FEE PRIOR TO THE MAY 24 DEADLINE – IF YOU DON’T QUALIFY, WE WILL SEND IT BACK TO YOU.
WEIGH-INS AND CHECK-INS TAKE PLACE ON THURSDAY ONLY – NONE WILL TAKE PLACE ON FRIDAY!!!
A ticket order form has also been provided so you can order tickets in advance for your family and friends. Place your order as soon as possible to reserve the best seats. We’ve sold out every year so far!! Tickets can be ordered by completing the form and mailed with a money order (no personal checks accepted), faxed to 407-876-5843, emailed to Pambetz@aol.com or ordered online at www.npcjrnationals.com. Ticket Prices (Taxes and Fees apply):
NOTE: In signing this entry, you are agreeing to pay for any damage to the hotel room in which you are staying that
occurs as a result of any body color, oils, spray tan or any other damage you may cause to hotel bedding, towels, carpeting, drapery, walls, doors or any other hotel furnishings you may come in contact with.
Promoters reserve the right to adjust the final schedule as the number of athletes demand it.
If you have any questions on eligibility requirements, please contact either Sandy Williamson (all women athletes) at 818-4001060 or email her at email@example.com, or Peter W. Potter (men) at 954-763-2718, email firstname.lastname@example.org. For all other information, call Pam Betz at 407-876-4467, email Pambetz@aol.com or go to the website www.npcjrnationals.com
HOST HOTEL and EVENT LOCATION
2013 NPC JR. NATIONAL BODYBUILDING*FITNESS*FIGURE*BIKINI and MEN’S & WOMEN’S PHYSIQUE CHAMPIONSHIPS
1. All contestants must be registered as athletes with the National Physique Committee as of May 24, 2013 (entry deadline). For an application, contact the NPC at P.O. Box 3711, Pittsburgh, PA 15230 (412-276-5027) or go to http://www.npcnewsonline.com/join.cfm
YOU MAY NOT REGISTER FOR AN NPC CARD ON THE DAY OF THE CONTEST.
2. You MUST be a U.S. Citizen to enter the Fitness, Figure, Bikini and Men’s & Women’s Physique Competitions and you must be a U.S. Citizen or legal resident alien (Green Card) to enter bodybuilding events. Proof of Citizenship for Fitness, Figure, Bikini and Men’s and Women’s Physique athletes is a copy of birth certificate, passport, Naturalization certificate. Proof of Citizenship or Green Card for bodybuilding events MUST be sent with
FOR INFORMATION CONCERNING ELIGIBILITY AND ACCEPTANCE, CONTACT
___Entry Form -Signed and completed ___Copy of your 2013 NPC card ___Proof of US Citizenship for Fitness, Figure, Bikini and Men’s/Women’s Physique Athletes ___Proof of US Citizenship or Resident Alien Status for all Bodybuilding Athletes ___Money order only for $150 Entry Fee
All Athletes Return Entry by Priority Mail, UPS Next Day or Fed-Ex to Betz/Larsen EMI – Waive Signature Requirement
2013 NPC JR. NATIONAL BODYBUILDING*FITNESS*FIGURE*BIKINI and PHYSIQUE CHAMPIONSHIPS
MONEY ORDER FOR $150 EACH FOR ALL COMPETITORS MADE PAYABLE TO “BETZ/LARSEN EMI"
Deadline for Entry mailing is Friday, May 24, 2013. Entries postmarked after May 24 will be accepted until May 29. Entry fee for entries postmarked after May 24 but received on or before May 29 is doubled to $300. Absolutely no entries will be accepted if postmarked after May 29, 2013.
CHECK-IN / ATHLETE MEETING / WEIGH-IN
HYATT REGENCY O’HARE HOTEL Thursday, June 13: Weigh-Ins and Check-Ins for all athletes will take place on a “rolling” basis from 2 -8 p.m. on Thursday ONLY! Competitors can come in to the room at any time during those 6 hours. THERE IS ABSOLUTELY NO WEIGH-IN or CHECK-IN ON FRIDAY!!!!!!
COMPETITION SUITS MUST BE WORN BY BODYBUILDERS TO WEIGH-IN/CHECK-IN IF YOU HAVE ANY DOUBT ABOUT THE SUIT STYLE, BRING A SECOND SUIT!
MUSIC / NPC REGULATIONS
POSING AND AWARDS
All competitors will be introduced on stage at the Finals. The top five in each Bodybuilding and Women’s
Physique class and the top five in each Fitness class will perform their routines. Fitness competitors will becompared in their two-piece swimsuit, as will the top five figure, bikini and men’s & women’s physique competitors. The top five athletes in all divisions and classes will be awarded trophies. An overall trophy will be awarded in all divisions. The winners of each height class winners in Fitness, Figure, Bikini, and Men’s &Women’s Physique will be eligible to receive their IFBB pro cards.
E-mail Laura Colvin at email@example.com or call at 312-646-7233
HOST HOTEL and EVENT LOCATION
Hyatt Regency O’Hare Hotel
9300 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Rosemont, IL 60018
For Reservations, call 847-696-1234 and ask for Special Jr. Nationals Room Rate of $175, or go directly to
NOTE: No cooking devices of any kind will be allowed at the hotel. They will be confiscated and returned to you on departure. Any damage to hotel rooms will be charged to athlete. A microwave will be provided by the hotel for competitor use. In signing the entry, you are agreeing to pay for any damage to the hotel room in which you are staying that occurs as a result of any body color, oils, spray tan or any other damage you may cause to hotel bedding, towels, carpeting, drapery, walls, doors or any other hotel furnishings you may come in contact with.
REIMBURSEMENT FOR TRAVEL
Overall Winners in each division will receive up to $150 toward travel reimbursements (with proof of travel expenses.)
2013 NPC JR. NATIONAL BODYBUILDING*FITNESS*FIGURE*BIKINI and PHYSIQUE CHAMPIONSHIPS SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Thursday, June 13, 2013Hyatt Regency O’Hare Hotel
24 hours Microwave Room TBD 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Promoter’s Office Grand Reg Office 2 p.m. – 8 p.m. All weigh-ins and check-ins on a “rolling” schedule Grand E 24 hours ProTan – Appointment Only TBD
Friday, June 14, 2013 Hyatt Regency O’Hare Hotel and Grand ABCD Ballroom
24 hours Microwave Room TBD 24 hours ProTan – Appointment Only TBD 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. NPC/Promoter's Office Grand Reg Office
Please note: Mandatory report times will be confirmed and posted at weigh/check-ins on Thursday
1 p.m. Fitness Mandatory Meeting
Saturday, June 15, 2013Hyatt Regency O’Hare Hotel Grand ABCD Ballroom
24 hours ProTan – Appointment Only TBD
7:30 a.m. Men's Bodybuilding Mandatory Meeting Ballroom 8 a.m. Men’s Physique Mandatory Meeting
8:30 a.m. Doors open to the public
9 a.m. Men’s Bodybuilding Prejudging Men’s Physique Prejudging
5:00 p.m. All Competitors Mandatory Meeting
5:30 p.m. Doors open to the public
6:00 p.m. Finals – All Ballroom
All Competitors should arrive 15 minutes early for meetings. Meetings WILL start on time. Competitors – please note that this schedule is subject to change and the final schedule will be posted at the Hyatt Regency during weigh-in and check-in on Thursday.
ALL WEIGH-INS AND CHECK-INS ARE ON THURSDAY ONLY – THERE WILL BE NO WEIGH-INS OR CHECK-INS ON FRIDAY!!
ALL ATHLETES MUST WEIGH/CHECK IN ON THURSDAY OR THEY WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO COMPETE ON STAGE!
Promoters reserve the right to adjust the final schedule as the number of athletes demand it.>