Mr/Ms America Bodybuilding





About the Competition


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR THE MR. AMERICA NATURAL BODYBUILDING EVENT Saturday October 8, 2022 Mandatory Athlete Meeting: TBD TBD Amateur PreJudging TBD Pro PreJudging TBD Finals and Awards ceremony Times Subject to change --------------Tanning: Dream Tan is strictly prohibited--------------- Official Tanning will be conducted through Overall Tanning Custom Competition Spray Tans ALL ATHLETES MUST REMAIN THROUGH THE END OF THE SHOW FOR SPECIALTY AWARDS AND CLOSING STATEMENTS. *ALL TIMES ARE APPROXIMATE AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE*

GENERAL INFORMATION All athletes will be scored on the following criteria (See attached judging score sheet): 1) Muscular Development(1-5pts) 2) Muscular Proportion(1-5pts) 3) Conditioning(1-3pts) 4) Posing(1-4pts) 5) General Appearance(1-3) Once judges complete scores for every athlete in each of these categories they will also be required to arrange the athletes by their placing. 1 = 1 st , 2= 2 nd , 3=3 rd , etc. Scores from each of the 5 criteria will be added up with a perfect score =20 points. Placings and scores will be tallied separately but both will be factored in to final placing. The top 3 athletes in each category will be awarded and the remaining athletes will receive participation awards. All scores and placings will be posted at in a timely manner. Stage Performance The following categories will be required to perform an individual routine: 1) Women’s Physique 2) Men’s Bodybuilding 3) Men’s Classic Physique Individual routines will not exceed 60 seconds for amateur competitors and 90 seconds for professional competitors. Athletes may provide their own music to the DJ in advance (details to follow) or the DJ will play a song of their own selection. No profanity will be tolerated in any music. Failure to adhere to this will result in athlete disqualification from competition. All athletes must remain on the stage during routines and pose downs. All other categories will be required to perform an I-walk. An I-walk consists of the following:  Competitor will walk alone to back center stage and complete front facing pose of choice  Competitor will then walk to front center stage and perform quarter (1/4) turns, ending in an appropriate stage stance facing the judges and then proceed to the side of the stage as directed General Appearance General appearance is a factor in your overall score. Time and attention on personal grooming should be evident. ​ Jewelry: Men are not permitted to wear jewelry other than a wedding band or small religious symbol. Women may wear jewelry. ​ ​ ​ General Information ​ ​ Tanning: NO DREAM TAN will be allowed. It is highly recommended that you use a professional spray tanning service for your show day tan. Suit: All posing suits for both men and women will be subject to prior inspection. No large logos will be permitted. Proper fitting of posing suit is required. Excessively baggy suits and thongs are not permitted. Drug Testing: All athletes are subject to third party drug testing by way of urinalysis. This will be random and targeted. All test results will remain confidential between event organizer(s), its designees, heirs, assignors, and/or sponsors. Moreover, these test results will be released if specifically instructed by the athlete, in writing. Your privacy is of the utmost importance to us. Failure of drug testing for any reason will result in an immediate forfeiture of any prizes including but not limited to trophies, medals, awards, or prize money. ​ ​ All participants including athletes and coaches, must conduct themselves in a sportsmanlike manner at all times. Athletes may be disqualified and/or removed from the contest for the actions of themselves and their coaches. No refunds will be given for any disqualified athlete or coach.