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Athlete Info

Entry Information

Show Registration

Classes are $110 each


Athletes Apply for Your NPC Card

Online entry is open.

Questions

MattK@npcmidamericanwinterclassic.com or text Matt at 847-922-5289

You may enter, ADD extra classes, and/or purchase an NPC Card at ATHLETE CHECK INS. You will NOT be able to register on the day of the show!

There are NO REFUNDS for Entries or Ticket Purchases!

Athlete Check-in

Check in Location

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan
611 Lakehurst Road
Waukegan, IL 60085

Meeting Room: TBD
Friday December 2, 2022
3pm – 7pm
All classes 

MANDATORY WEIGH-IN / CHECK-IN FOR ALL DIVISIONS!

NO WEIGH-IN OR CHECK-IN PERMITTED ON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3

Competitors in the following Divisions MUST bring their suit bottoms:

  • Bikini
  • Classic
  • Wellness

Tanning Times (Pro Tan)

  • Friday: 2:30pm-9pm
  • Saturday: 5am- Start of show

Event Day 12/3/2022

  • 8:30am – Competitor’s Meeting
  • 10am – Prejudging
  • 4pm – Finals

Music

To Upload Your Music

After you register, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to upload your music. If you cannot find your confirmation of entry in your email box, please check your JUNK folder.

Upload ONLY your music selection, not the entire album.

Any questions Email: MattK@npcmidamericanwinterclassic.com

Music Rules

All Bodybuilding, Classic Physique and Women’s Physique contestants MUST supply their own music.

Please bring your music on a CD or USB drive to check-ins as a backup. Provide ONLY your posing music.

Posing music must be no longer than 70 seconds

Vulgar music is NOT permitted and will be grounds for disqualification.

National Qualifications

Open classes

Top 2

(Jr. USA, Jr. Nationals, Universe, USA’s, North Americans, Nationals)

Masters classes

Top 5

(Universe, Teen, Collegiate and Masters Nationals, North Americans, Masters USA)

Awards

Top 5 in each class

Announcements for awards coming soon

YOU WON’T BE DISAPPOINTED!

Novice Divisions

Competitors have not won their class in an NPC Competition

Teen Division

NPC Teenage Division (Male and Female) Eligibility – You MUST have reached your 18th birthday on or before the date of the event and have not reached your 20th birthday to compete.

All Teens UNDER the age of 18, are not allowed to compete in ANY NPC event.

This ruling comes directly from the NPC National Offices and is effective immediately.

Masters Divisions

Competitors must be over the age(s) shown on the day of the competition, such as “Over 35” or “Over 40”. See available masters classes

Men’s Bodybuilding

Men BB Teen

Two weight classes
  • Lightweight up to and including 176 1/4 lbs
  • Heavyweight Over 176 1/2 lbs

Men BB 60+

One weight class

Men BB 50+

One weight class

Men BB 40+

One weight class

Men BB 35+

One weight class

Men BB Novice

Three weight classes
  • Lightweight: Up to 176-1/4 lbs
  • Middleweight: 176 -1/2 up to 198-1/4
  • Heavyweight: Over 198-1/2

Men BB Open

Five weight classes
  • Lightweight: over 143 ¼ lbs up to 154 ¼ lbs
  • Middleweight: over 154 ¼ lbs up to 176 ¼ lbs
  • Light Heavyweight: over 176 ¼ lbs up to 198 ¼ lbs
  • Heavyweights: over 198 ¼ lbs up to 225 ¼ lbs
  • Super Heavyweights: over 225 ¼ lbs

Men’s Classic Physique

For Classic Physique, your competition bodyweight is regulated by your height. If you do not fall within BOTH the height and weight parameters shown below, you will have the option of competing in the BODYBUILDING or MEN’S PHYSIQUE divisions.

Divisions in Classic Physique

Men Classic Physique Teen

One height class

Men Classic Physique Novice

One height class

Men Classic Physique 35+

One height class

Men Classic Physique 40+

One height class

Men Classic Physique 50+

One height class

Men Classic Physique Open

Four height classes shown below

For Divisions with Three Height Classes in Classic Physique

Division A
(up to and including 5′ 7″)

Up to and including 5’ 4”
(Up to and Including 165 lbs)

Over 5’ 4” up to and including 5’ 5”
(Up to and Including 165 lbs)

Over 5’ 5” up to and including 5’ 6”
(Up to and Including 175 lbs)

Over 5’ 6” up to and including 5’ 7”
(Up to and Including 175 lbs)

Division B
(over 5′ 7″, up to and including 5′ 10″)

Over 5’ 7”, up to and including 5’ 8”
(Up to and Including 182 lbs)

Over 5’ 8”, up to and including 5’ 9”
(Up to and Including 190 lbs)

Over 5’ 9”, up to and including 5’ 10”
(Up to and Including 197 lbs)

Division C
(over 5′ 10″)

Over 5’ 10”, up to and including 5” 11”
(Up to and Including 205 lbs)

Over 5’ 11”, up to and including 6’ 0”
(Up to and Including 212 lbs)

Over 6’ 0”, up to and including 6’ 1”
(Up to and Including 220 lbs)

Over 6’ 1”, up to and including 6’ 2”
(Up to and Including 230 lbs)

Over 6’ 2”, up to and including 6’ 3”
(Up to and Including 237 lbs)

Over 6’3”, up to and including 6’ 4”
(Up to and Including 245 lbs)

Over 6’4”, up to and including 6’5”
(Up to and Including 252 lbs)

Over 6’5”, up to and including 6’6”
(Up to and Including 260 lbs)

Over 6’6”, up to and including 6’7”
(Up to and Including 267 lbs)

Over 6’7”
(Up to and Including 275 lbs)

Women’s Bodybuilding

Women BB Open

Two weight classes
  • Class A Up to 125 lbs (57Kg)
  • Class B Over 125 lbs (57Kg)

Women’s Physique

Women’s Physique 40+

One height class

Women’s Physique 35+

One height class

Women’s Physique Open

Two height classes
  • Class A Up to & including 5’6″ (168cm)
  • Class B Over 5’6″ (168cm)

Figure

Figure Novice

Two height classes
  • Class A Up to and including 5’6
  • Class B Over 5’6

Figure 50+

ONE height class

Figure 40+

One height class

Figure 35+

One height class

Figure Open

Four height classes
  • Class A: Up to & including 5’2″ (158cm)
  • Class B: Over 5’2″ (158cm) & up to & including 5’4″ (163cm)
  • Class C: Over 5’4″ (163cm) & up to & including 5’6″ (168cm)
  • Class D: Over 5’6″ (168cm)

Wellness

Wellness Novice

One height classes

Wellness 40+

One height class

Wellness 35+

One height class

Wellness Open

Three height classes
  • Class A: Up to & Including 5’4″
  • Class B: Over 5’4″ (163cm) up to & including 5’6″
  • Class C: Over 5’6″

Men’s Physique

Men’s Physique Teen

One height class
  • Class A: Up to & including 5’8” (173cm)

Men’s Physique 50+

One height class

Men’s Physique 40+

One height class

Men’s Physique 35+

One height class

Men’s Physique Novice

Two height classes

Men’s Physique Open

Four height classes
  • Class A: Up to & including 5’6” (170cm)
  • Class B: Over 5’6” (170cm)up to including 5’8” (173cm)
  • Class C: Over 5’8” 173cm) up to including 5’10” (178cm)
  • Class D: Over 5’10” (178cm)

Bikini

Bikini 50+

One height class

Bikini 40+

One height class

Bikini 35+

One height class

Bikini Novice

One height class

Bikini Open

Six height classes
  • Class A: Up to & including 5’1″
  • Class B: Over 5’1″ up to & including 5’2 ½”
  • Class C: Over 5’2 ½” up to & including 5’4″
  • Class D: Over 5’4″ up to & including 5’5 ½”
  • Class E: Over 5’5 ½” up to & including 5’7″
  • Class F: Over 5’7″

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