OCB Lone Star Rising
August 26, 2023
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location: Uptown Theater 120 E Main St. Grand Prairie, TX 75050- ALL COMPETITORS PLEASE NOTE: DREAM TAN IS NOT ALLOWED AT THIS VENUE! (If you are seen applying it at the venue, you will be disqualified from the event)
PLEASE TAKE THE TIME TO READ THROUGH THIS ENTIRE REGISTRATION!
Show Time: 10:30am: (event will run straight through with a short break after comparisons and before presentations/awards)
Drug Tested Event: This is a natural (drug-free) competition. All competitors must meet eligibility criteria listed in the OCB Drug Testing Guidelines in order to participate. Prior to registering competitors should review these procedures and the list of banned substances, which are posted on OCBonline.com
Check-In/Polygraph Test: Each competitor is required to come to host hotel to check-in before going to polygraph appointment. Polygraph testing will be done, Friday, 8/25 by appointment at the host hotel listed below. All contestants must be able to check-in Friday 8/25 for this event.
Drug Testing: All competitors are required to be polygraph tested prior to competing. Polygraph testing is done at the host hotel the day before the event. Photo identification must be shown prior to polygraph tests. Any competitor not polygraph tested will be subject to disqualification. The polygraph fee is $50 and is payable in cash only at the time of testing. Exact change would be appreciated. Polygraph results are valid for other OCB shows held within three weeks.(Please be sure to only select the testing date that is listed. We are not responsible if you choose to select different dates and times outside of those listed for this show.) Link will be listed soon
OCB Membership: All competitors are required to be current members of OCB to participate in this event. Please be sure to register for your membership by 8/20/23. Membership online registration can be found on OCBonline.com. You will be emailed proof of membership and then required to show proof of membership when you come to check in for the show.
Division Offerings: Men’s Bodybuilding: Novice, Age 40+, 50+, 60+, Open – Figure: Novice, Age 35+, 50+, Open – Bikini: Novice, Age 35+, 50+, Open – Men’s Physique: Novice, Age 40+, 50+, Open – Classic Physique: Novice, Age 40+, 50+, Open- Women’s Physique: Novice, Age 35+, 50+, Open- Wellness: Novice, 35+, 50+, Open- Teen: 15-19yrs(any division) Teens are welcome to compete in Open class, of their chosen division, as an Additional Class/Crossover – Non-judged division- Transformation- Male and Female(although class is non-judged, there is still a fee for the division.. if it’s the only class you’re doing then it’s an entry fee; if it’s an additional class, then it’s a crossover/additional class fee) (Promoter reserves the right to add or drop categories, divisions or classes based on number of entries.) Bikini competitors please be mindful of the cut and fit of your suit. Bikini competitors be very mindful of the cut and fit of your suit! Thongs, pro cut & t-back bottoms are not permitted and if your triangle cut has the appearance of a thong, it is not permitted.(if you are unsure or have questions, please contact me for clarity)
CLASSES: When there’s more than one class in a division, classes are formed by dividing competitors evenly by height. Example: Class A, B, C etc or Tall or Short. (Class breakdowns and the order of events will be supplied to competitors approximately a week before the event).
CROSSOVER: A “crossover” is entering more than one division within a category. For example, someone may enter the Figure Novice category, if eligible, and also elect to crossover into the Figure Open division and compete in it as well. Crossovers between the Figure, Bikini and Women’s Bodybuilding & Women’s Physique categories are not permitted. Crossovers between Men’s Physique, Classic Physique and Bodybuilding are NOT permitted. THERE IS A FEE FOR EACH CROSSOVER/ADDITIONAL DIVISION AND YOU NEED TO SELECT THE NUMBER OF CROSSOVER DIVISIONS YOU’RE DOING.(EXAMPLE: FG OPEN, FG 40+, FG NOV -1st Division is the Entry Fee and FG 40+ & FG Nov would be considered 2 Crossovers/Additional Divisions. So you’d select Qty 2 for Crossover/Additional Divisions) Transformation competitors are allowed to still compete in any of the categories offered and it is considered a crossover.
Entry Deadline: Saturday, 8/19/23. Entries or crossovers will not be accepted after 8/19/23.
Fees: If entry is received by 8/5/23: Entry $80, Amateur Crossover Entry $70 for each additional class. From 8/6 to 8/19: Entry $140, Crossover Entry $95 for each additional class. NOTE: PLEASE BE SURE TO SELECT THE NUMBER OF CROSSOVER/ADDITIONAL DIVISIONS AND PAY CROSSOVER FEES IF YOU’RE DOING MORE THAN ONE DIVISION! (EXAMPLE: FG OPEN, FG 40+, FG NOV -1st Category is the Entry Fee and FG 40+ & FG Nov would be considered 2 Crossovers/Additional Divisions. So you’d select Qty 2 for Crossover/Additional Divisions) Polygraph Screening fee($50) will be paid directly to polygraph tester(Cash only).
Contestant meeting: No meeting will be held. All info will be emailed prior to show.
Backstage policy: One assistant max per competitor allowed, assistant MUST buy a trainer/assistant ticket, which is good for general admission and back stage access.
Pump-Up Area: Due to Covid precautions, competitors are advised to bring their own pump up equipment.
Professional Services Vendors
Please note that the companies/individuals listed below are the official service vendors for this event. They have a proven history of providing quality services in a professional manner. Beware of other companies or individuals who may attempt to unethically promote a business, claiming to be associated with the event.
Professional Services Available:
Spray Tanning: Available from Body Beautiful Bronzing- for details and to book an appointment-go to Body Beautiful Bronzing (17hats.com)
Hair&Make-up: Bella Glam Pro Team- firstname.lastname@example.org, 210-291-6230
Photography: Forms will be available at check in
Videography: Forms will be available at check in
Judging: The Judging portion of the event will consist of: Bodybuilding, Figure, Physique, Bikini and Wellness group comparisons.
Finals: The Finals portion of the event will consist of: Bodybuilding routines, Women’s Physique routines, Figure, Bikini, Wellness, Men’s Physique and Transformation individual presentations/stage walks, awards presentations, and overall judging (for divisions that have more than one class). All competitors will perform at finals, unless you opt out, regardless of placement from Prejudging. Bodybuilding and Women’s Physique routines and Figure/Bikini/Wellness/Men’s Physique individual presentations/stage walks should last no more than 60 seconds.
Music: 60 secs of your chosen music needs to be emailed to email@example.com as an MP3 file, no later than 8/18/23. Any music not received by then, competitor will be given house music. Music must not contain any profanity. Any music with profanity WILL BE cut off immediately! Competitors have the option to choose not to do a routine, it is not mandatory, nor does it have any affect on placement.
Tickets: Adult General Admission $50, Under Age 12 General Admission Prejudging $20 & Under 4: Free. Assistant Ticket/Back Stage Pass: $70 (only applicable to those helping a competitor prepare back stage. One assistant max per competitor is permitted. Assistant tickets are good for general admission seating at the show and back stage access).
(ticket fees are non-refundable)
Contact: Contact person for this event is Yvette White, firstname.lastname@example.org, (602) 777-1017 and Chad Austin, email@example.com
fees are non-refundable