The 2023 NPC Ultimate Physique Championships (UPC)
Bodybuilding - Figure - Physique - Bikini - Classic Physique - Wellness (open to All Competitors)
The 2023 NPC Pennsylvania State Championships
Bodybuilding - Figure - Physique - Bikini - Classic Physique - Wellness (Closed to PA State Residents Only)
June 17th, 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! *
Entry Fee $100, Crossover Fee $100 each additional class ALL Entry fees are NON REFUNDABLE. A Fee of $40 applied also to all walk-in entries.
The 2023 NPC Ultimate Physique Championships are open to all competitors.
The 2023 NPC Pennsylvania State Championships are only for PA State Residents (must show proof of residence)
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 18052 (610) 439-1037 $139per night. (Use Group Rate Code CGNPC2)
*Athlete Schedule: Friday only check-ins & Weigh ins, June 16th, 2023, 5-8 pm at the Scottish Rite Cathedral).
*All Bodybuilders and Classic Physique competitors must be in competition suits to weigh in.
* All Competitors must have competition suits with them for inspection. Bikini competitors must have suit bottoms on.
*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 music should be uploaded to the Muscleware site. Music shall be no more then 70 seconds with NO EXPLICIT OR PROFANE LYRICS! (Music will start when your name is announced) Music only need for Men’s and Women’s Bodybuilding, Men’s Classic Physique and Women’s Physique Divisions. No music for Prejudging, only for the Finals.
Top 5 in each class (Cup Trophies): 52in Scottish Claymore Swords (Open Overall Awards), UPC & PA States Best of Show Title Belts (1 male, 1 female winner for each event)
*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