NPC & IFBB Bodybuilding

2023 marks 41 years for the FX Supps Emerald Cup, the Northwest’s largest NPC National Qualifier!  We are excited to offer Bodybuilding, Classic Physique, Men’s Physique, Figure, Women’s Physique, Bikini, Wellness and Fitness.

IFBB Masters Pro Figure and Masters Pro Men’s Physique are returning to the FX Supps Emerald Cup!

*NEW* NPC FX Supps Emerald Cup Natural is coming Sunday, April 30th!

Expo

The FX Supps Emerald Cup will feature over 75 Expo Booths from top fitness industry vendors and is held in conjunction with each show session.  All bodybuilding events and Expo booths are in the main hall at the Meydenbauer Center and ticket prices include the expo.

Mark your calendars and join us in Bellevue, WA – April 28-30, 2023!

Schedule Of Events


THURSDAY, APRIL 27

5:00-7:00pm – CHECK IN (Mandatory for Friday athletes, optional for all others)
6:30pm – IFBB Masters Check In
7:30pm – Competitor meeting


FRIDAY, APRIL 28

10:00AM – Prejudging, 5:00PM Finals
IFBB Masters Men’s Physique
IFBB Masters Figure
Classic Men’s Physique
Fitness
Women’s Physique
Figure

12:00-1:00pm Final Check in for Saturday athletes


SATURDAY, APRIL 29

9:00AM – Prejudging, 5:00PM Finals
Women’s Bodybuilding
Men’s Bodybuilding
Men’s Physique
Wellness
Bikini

Guest Performance by IFBB Pro Stuart Sutherland

10:00-11:00am Final Check in for Sunday athletes


SUNDAY, APRIL 30 – NPC FX SUPPS EMERALD CUP NATURAL

This event will run as a combined session with all classes being judged in the morning followed by a brief intermission and finals in the afternoon.

9:00AM – Prejudging, Finals 1:00PM

Men’s Bodybuilding
Classic Men’s Physique
Men’s Physique
Fitness
Women’s Bodybuilding
Women’s Physique
Figure
Wellness
Bikini

Event Venue

The Emerald Cup Bodybuilding & Fitness Expo is hosted in beautiful Bellevue, WA at the Meydenbauer Center. Located just 9 miles east of Seattle and with easy access from I-405, I-90 and Highway 520 getting to Bellevue is an easy trip whether you drive or fly.

Meydenbauer Center
11100 NE 6th Street
Bellevue, WA  98004
Website: www.meydenbauer.com

 

Host Hotel

The Courtyard Marriott is the official host hotel of the 2023 FX Supps Emerald Cup Bodybuilding & Fitness Expo.  Located just 1 block from the Meydenbauer Center, the Courtyard offers exceptional convenience for athletes and spectators alike.

The group rate is $164 per night for a King or $174 for a double Queen room.  Athletes and attendees may receive this rate from Thursday, April 27 – Monday, May 1 and must book by April 5 to receive the discount.

(425) 454-5888
11010 NE 8th Street Bellevue, Washington 98004

Important Note:  Competitors should bring their own linens and blankets if staying at ANY hotel for this event.  Please be respectful of hotel linens and furniture.  You will be billed for any damages caused by tanning agents.  We recommend purchasing the “Cocoon Cotton Travel Sheet” which you can sleep in to prevent damage to bedding.

Photography & Media

  • No video equipment will be allowed in the auditorium
  • No professional photography is allowed.
  • No soliciting of photo or video services is allowed on the premises.
  • No camera bags, tripods and other equipment is allowed in the auditorium. No cameras with detachable lenses
  • Spectators who have purchased a ticket are allowed access to the event with one (1) camera only. Camera must be a “Point and Shoot” camera (no detachable lens)

Tanning 

  • DREAM TAN AND COOKING SPRAYS (PAM, ETC) ARE PROHIBITED!

Tanning, Makeup & Hair Services

Every show will have a hair and makeup artist available on set. To make an appointment with one of our servicers, please visit our Athlete Services page.

Athlete Tanning

Click for information on Tanning, Makeup, Hair and Photography services.