The 2023 NPC 73rd Jack Sassaman Lehigh Valley Championships
Bodybuilding - Figure - Bikini - Physique
Classic Physique - Wellness
Saturday May 27th, 2023
Scottish Rite Cathedral
1533 Hamilton Street
Allentown PA 18102
(Prejudging) Doors for the public open at 8:00 am. (Saturday)
(Prejudging) Starts at 9:00am. (Saturday)
(Finals) Doors open at 3:30pm. (Saturday)
(Finals) Start at 4:00pm. (Saturday)
*All Entry Fees Are Non-Refundable!*
On-line Registrations will go live soon!
Entry Fee $100, Crossover Fee $100 each additional class ALL Entry fees are NON REFUNDABLE. As always no late fees will be added after the on-line registration closes.
The NPC 73rd Jack Sassaman Lehigh Valley Championships are open to all competitors.
All competitors must have a current NPC card. Cost is $135.00 go to www.NPCnewsOnline.com
*Juniors, Teenage, & Masters must show proof of age. (drivers license or birth certificate).
*Open: Eligible for all competitors of any age or experience.
*Novice: If an athlete has never placed first in any class or age group in any NPC sanctioned contest then he/she is eligible to compete as a “novice”
*True Novice: First time competitor in any NPC Sanction contest.
*Junior: The competitor must be age 23 or under on the day of the contest.
*Masters: The competitor must be at least the minimum age of the division on the day of the contest.
*Crossovers: You may compete in multiple classes (if eligible). This can be any combination of open, novice, masters, true novice. Don’t miss this opportunity for a real stage-experience!
LOCATION & SCHEDULE:
*Contest Venue: Scottish Rite Cathedral, 1533 Hamilton St., Allentown, PA 18102
*Host Hotel: Ramada Inn 1500 MacArthur Road Whitehall PA (610) 439-1037, $139 per night. (Use Group Rate Code CGNPC1)
*Athlete Schedule: Friday only check-ins & Weigh ins, May 26th, 2023, 5-8 pm at the Scottish Rite Cathedral.
*All Bodybuilders must be in competition suits to weigh in.
*Competitors Meeting 8 am at contest venue (Day of Event)
*Prejudging: Doors open for spectators at 8 am, Prejudging begins at 9 am.
*Finals: Doors open for spectators at 3:30 PM, Finals Begin at 4 pm.
*Posing & Awards: POSING: Bodybuilders, Women’s Physique and Men’s Classic Physique: 70 Second Routine (No Music for Prejudging; Music For Finals only)
*(Pre-judging based on Mandatory Poses and Quarter Turns) Men’s Classic Physique: Solid Compression Shorts, Judging on Muscular Size, Symmetry, Balance, & Proportion with an emphasis on Definition & Condition. Men's Physique: Board Shorts, Judging on Physical Shape & Overall Presentation. Figure: 2 Piece only (Judging Muscle Tone, Definition, Symmetry, Overall Presentation). Bikini: 2 Piece (Physical Shape & Overall Presentation).
Posing music should be download when you registered. NO EXPLICIT OR PROFANE LYRICS! Figure, Bikini, Woman’s Wellness & Men’s Physique Contestants DO NOT NEED Music.
Top 5 in each class (Cup Trophies): 52in Scottish Claymore Swords (Open Overall Awards), Best of Show Title Belts (1 male, 1 female winner)
* Pre-Judging-$25, Finals $35. Tickets will be available at the door and will be CASH ONLY.
BACKSTAGE, TRAINERS PASSESS & TANNING:
As per NPC rules, everyone that purchases a backstage/trainers pass must be a current NPC member. No exceptions allowed. You can become a member by registering online at www.npcnewsonline.com.
Resistance bands and dumbbells.
*TV Monitors to watch the action on stage.
*water and Gatorade will be backstage during pump up.
*Trainers Passes are available on sale Friday night at check-ins/weigh-ins. The fee is $110.
*Tanning/Hair/Makeup: Olympia Tan, Contact www.olympiatan.com