Best of the Midwest
Bodybuilding, Figure, Bikini and Physique
Date: October 13, 2018
Location: McKinley Middle School
Address: 620 10th Street SE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Sanctioning: The NANBF (North American Bodybuilding Federation)
Promoters: Al and Michelle Steil (319.310.7228, firstname.lastname@example.org)
Contest Time: pre-judging starts at 9am, Finals start at 5pm.
Ticket Purchase- Available at the door or by contacting Al Steil
Pre-judging and finals bundle $30
Kids (6 and under free)
Host Hotel: Quality Inn South (conveniently located off of I-380) (Hot Breakfast)
390 33rd Ave SW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404
Mention the “Best of the Midwest” to receive discounted rate by October 1, 2018
ENTRY FEE: The entry fee is $75 for the initial class of competition. $60 for each additional class of competition. Entries must be received by OCTOBER 3, 2018 or a late entry penalty of $35 will be applied.
No entries will be accepted after OCTOBER 6, 2018 NO EXCEPTIONS!!!
MAIL ENTRIES TO & PAYABLE TO: Al Steil, PO Box 8237, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52408 (money orders or certified checks only) no personal checks
Bodybuilders & Women’s Physique-Prelims & Finals Posing suits can be embellished. Accessories & Jewelry is permitted
Props are allowed for Finals
Figure/Bikini-2 piece swimsuits and heels. No thongs may be worn. Embellishments are allowed on suits.
Men’s Physique-Men will wear board shorts that are just above the knee in length
Men’s Classic Physique –Men will wear classic physique suit
Xtreme Fit- 2 piece posing suit or aerobic type outfit. Posing suits can be embellished. Accessories & Jewelry is permitted
POSING MUSIC: COMPETITORS WILL POSE TO MUSIC OF THEIR CHOICE DURING FINALS
IF YOU ARE ENTERED IN MORE THAN 1 CLASS YOU WILL POSE ONLY ONCE
Bodybuilders (male & female) & Women’s Physique-music will be limited to 60 seconds
Mixed Pairs-music will be limited to 180 seconds (routine will be performed during prelims)
Xtreme Fit-music will be limited to 120 seconds (routine will be performed during prelims)
Figure, Bikini & Men’s Physique-House music will be provided for the presentation walk
Awards: Awards will be given to the top 5 in each division; overalls will be awarded when warranted.
Best posers & additional awards may be awarded.
Height classes will apply to Novice & Open Categories. (Promoter reserves the right to adjust classes)
The Nanbf Best of the Midwest is open to all physique athletes who have not at any time during the 84 months prior to the day preceding this event, engaged in the personal use of anabolic steroids, other growth enhancing drugs or Rx diuretics used to prepare for his competition. This includes over the counter diuretics used 7 days prior to this event. Refer to the banned substance list at or contact the promoter for any questions.
TESTING & CHECK-IN:
Every competitor must take a polygraph and pass. The polygraph appointments are scheduled by promoter as your entry form is received. The polygraph fee is $45 CASH, paid directly to polygraph examiner. This test is good for 30 days at all NANBF shows. Promoter has the right to test and retest prior to or after the show. Polygraph is by appointment only. NANBF membership is required.
BE PREPARED TO POLYGRAPH UP TO 3 DAYS PRIOR TO CONTEST NO EXCEPTIONS!!
2018 Best of the Midwest- ENTRY FORM
No Personal Checks. Please make Money Order or Certified Check payable to:
Al Steil, PO Box 8237, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52408
Competitor Name:___________________________________ DOB___/___/___ Sex____ Exact Height____ft___in
Address:___________________________________ City_______________________ State_______ Zip_________
Reachable Phone # (______)_______-______________ Email Address_________________________________
Current NANBF Card Expiration Date ___/___/___ Last 4 digits of SS#___/___/___/___
**you will be required to sign a release as a standard Nanbf procedure at check in. If you are under 18 a parent will be required to sign the release.
Beginner Figure (first time competing in figure)
Figure Open – Pro Qualifier
35+ Masters Figure
40+ Masters Figure – Pro Qualifier
50+ Masters Figure
Open Bikini – Pro Qualifier
40+ Bikini – Pro Qualifier
Classic Physique (Men only)
Open – Pro Qualifier
40+ Masters – Pro Qualifier
Bodybuilding Men and Women
Grand Masters 50+
Grand Masters 60+
Open – Pro Qualifier
Physique (Men and Women)
Teens Men’s Physique
Novice Men’s Physique
Open Men’s Physique – Pro Qualifier
Men’s Physique Masters 40+ - Pro Qualifier
Novice Women’s Physique
Open Women’s Physique – Pro Qualifier
Women’s Physique Masters 40+ - Pro Qualifier
Select your free Tshirt
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Additional Tshirts are available for $15 each
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Hoodies are available at $40 each
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All competitors must present valid NANBF Card at check in. NANBF cards are $75. They can be purchased online @ www.nanbf.org. (Additional information about drug testing will be emailed to you after we receive your entry.)
Return this page with your entry fee