NABBA USA - PRO DIVISION
(AS OF JANUARY 1, 2015)
NABBA USA Pro Status awarded to the winner of each
Men's Open Bodybuilding Class, Men's Masters Bodybuilding Class, Ms.
Figure and Ms. Bikini class winners in a Pro Qualifying NABBA USA competition
with the stipulation that there be three or more competitors in that
class. Pro Status enables competitor to compete in the NABBA USA Pro
Championship Competition, the third to be held at The NABBA USA Nationals
Championships (The American Bodybuilding Championships, Ms. Figure®
& Ms. Bikini America) in November 2015 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. __Check
the Contest Schedule on the NABBA.com web site for updated specifics.
Each Pro category, Men's Pro Bodybuilding, Men's Masters Pro Bodybuilding,
Ms. Figure® Pro and Ms. Bikini Pro will have One Class with five placements;
winner will be awarded a cash prize provided that there are 3 or more
competitors entered in that class. If 2 or less competitors are entered
in that class, then the prize money shall be one-half that advertised.
Crossover is NOT PERMITTED between the Men's Open Pro Bodybuilding
and Men's Master's Pro Bodybuilding. Judging of the Pro Divisions
will take place at the evening competition. Each Men's Open Bodybuilding
Class winners, Men's Masters Bodybuilding, the Ms. Figure and Ms. Bikini
class winners of The Nationals will also be eligible to complete in
the Pro Division in the evening of The NABBA USA Nationals Championship
with the stipulation that there was three or more competitors in that
class and with payment of the Pro Division entry fee. Pro Division eligibility
will be effective for two years from date of Pro Status award; after
which time, competitor must re-qualify at a NABBA USA Pro Qualifying
Pro Division Eligibility:
Men Pro Competitors must have attained Pro Status having won a Men's Open Bodybuilding Class or Men's Masters Bodybuilding Class in a National Qualifying NABBA USA competition in 2013, 2014 and 2015. Ms. Figure® Pro Competitors and Ms. Bikini Pro competitors must have won the class Ms. Figure or the class Ms. Bikini in a National qualifying NABBA USA competition in 2013, 2014 or 2015 with the stipulation that there was three or more competitors in that class. Pro Status is effective for two years from date of Pro Status award; after which time, competitor must re-qualify at a NABBA Pro qualifying competition. Eligibility will be verified at check-in on day of the competition. Pro Division will be judged at the Evening show only.
NOTE: Your NABBA USA PRO status DOES NOT qualify you to enter NABBA INTERNATIONAL professional events. To gain a NABBA INTERNATIONAL PRO CARD you must win a NABBA Mr Universe or World title.