NABBA USA - PRO DIVISION
(AS OF JANUARY 1, 2016)
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 2016 in 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 competition.
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 2014, 2015 and 2016. 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 2014,
2015 or 2016 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
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.