Classic Physique

Classic Physique

Judging

1. The entire lineup is called onstage in numerical order and forms in equal numbers along diagonal lines at each side of the stage. The center stage area is left clear.

2. The head judge then directs groups of competitors in numerical order through the quarter turns and mandatory poses. The size of the groups is at the discretion of the head judge.

3. Each competitor is then called back onstage individually in numerical order and has up to a maximum of 60 seconds to perform the following 5 mandatory poses in the order shown:

1. Front double biceps

2. Side Chest

3. Back Double Biceps

4. Abdominals and thighs

5. Favourite classic pose (no most muscular)

4. The entire lineup is then called back onstage in numerical order and forms in equal numbers along diagonal lines at each side of the stage. The center stage area is left clear for the callouts.

The head judge then directs selected competitors through the callouts, where the selected

competitors are compared against each other in the quarter turns and mandatory poses. The number and placement of competitors in the callouts is at the discretion of the head judge.

Finals (Confirmation Round)

1. Each competitor is called onstage individually in numerical order and has up to a maximum of 2 min to perform a posing routine to music of the competitor’s choice.

2. The entire lineup is then called onstage in numerical order and forms in equal numbers along diagonal lines at each side of the stage.

The centre stage area is left clear for the callouts.

3. The head judge directs selected competitors through the callouts, where the selected competitors are compared against each other in the quarter turns and mandatory poses.

The number and placement of competitors in the callouts is at the discretion of the head judge.

4. The competitors then perform a 60-second posedown to music of the promoter’s choice.

Other Competition Rules

1. For all rounds, competitors must wear trunks that are clean and decent and that meet the following specifications:

  • Style:

    Plain, opaque (no briefs or underwear)

  • Color:

    Solid black

  • Fabric:

    Spandex (no shiny, rubberized, velvet, metallic or lamé material)

  • Texture:

    Matt

  • Length:

    Just right below gluteus

  • Front:

    One solid piece of material across the front of the trunks with no patch or section of different material in the middle

  • Padding:

    No padding anywhere in the trunks

  • Advertising:

    No advertising or endorsements except that small manufacturer logos such as Nike, Under Armour, etc are permitted

2. The competitor’s number must be securely attached to the left side of the trunks at all times.

3. During the Judging, competitors cannot wear footwear, watches, bangles, pendants, chains, bracelets (wrist or ankle), ornamentation or artificial aids to the physique.

4. The use of vulgar, profane and/or offensive language in the posing music is prohibited.

5. The excessive application of oils, lotions, skin creams, tanning creams and like products is prohibited and may be used only in moderation. The application of tanning products must produce a natural tone so as to give the appearance of a natural tan. Products that produce an unnaturally coloured tone, with an orange, yellow, red, green or gold hue, are prohibited. Bronzing agents that produce a metallic look are also prohibited.

MATCH YOUR HEIGHT TO WEIGHT NEEDED TO COMPETE IN CLASS

CLASS A  

Up to and including 164cm – 74kg

164cm – 168cm – 77kg

168cm-170cm – 79 kg

 

CLASS B 

170cm- 174cm – 82kg

174cm-177cm – 85kg

177cm- 180cm – 88kg

CLASS C

180cm-183cm- 97kg

183cm-186cm- 102kg

187cm-190cm – 107kg

190cm-193cm- 110kg

Over 193cm- 113kg