NPC Emerald Cup Natural

The NPC FX Supps Emerald Cup Natural (Sunday, April 28th) is a Drug-Tested National Qualifier. A minimum of 50% of athletes will be selected for polygraph testing, to be scheduled either prior to check-in via email or notified during check-in.

The following is a list of substances banned for use within 2 years of the show date:

  • ANABOLIC STEROIDS including but not limited to bolasterone, boldenone (Equipoise), chloroxomesterone (dehydrochlormethyltesterone), clostebol, fluoxymesterone (Halotestin), mesterolone, methandienone (Dianabol), methanolone, methyltestlosterone, nandrolone (Deca), norethandrolone, oxandrolone (Anavar), oxymetholone (Anadrol), trenbolone (Tren), stanozolol (Winstrol), testosterone and all other related compounds.
  • TESTOSTERONE and/or any other Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT), including physician-prescribed are banned. (Prescription Estrogen and Progesterone are permitted).
  • GROWTH HORMONES (PHARMACEUTICAL HGH, HCG and any other related compound).
  • CLENBUTEROL, GHB, DNP (Dinitrophenol)
  • INSULIN when used for the purpose of bodybuilding (prescribed insulin is permitted)
  • INSULIN MANIPULATORS that are being used solely for weight loss purposes (e.g.; Wegovy, Ozempic, Metformin, Rybelsus, etc.)
  • THYROID HORMONES when used for bodybuilding purposes including but not limited to: Synthroid, T3, T4 (prescribed thyroid hormones are permitted)
  • MUSCLE IMPLANTS OR INJECTIONS OF ANY KIND (including synthol)
  • PRESCRIPTION DIURETICS (within 14 days) – Lasix, Aldactone, Dyazide or any other prescription weight-loss substance, including physician-prescribed.

Athletes may not consume marijuana or alcohol within 12 hours proceeding polygraph testing. No testing will be done for pro-hormones or Ephedra.  Polygraph results are final! Note: The testing will begin at the check-in and all competitors must be available for testing.  Any athlete who does not check-in and make themselves available for drug testing will be automatically disqualified.  Any athlete who refuses testing or leaves before testing is completed will be automatically disqualified.  Under no circumstances will refunds be given for entries, tickets or other event related expenses if an athlete is disqualified.

Schedule Of Events

THURSDAY, APRIL 25

5:00-7:00pm – CHECK IN for NPC Open athletes
*Optional for Natural athletes who only compete on Sunday. If you check in at this time you’ll receive your athlete credentials as well as pass to attend the Friday & Saturday sessions.


SATURDAY, APRIL 27

6:00-7:00PM – Mandatory Check-In for Emerald Cup Natural athletes who did not check in on Thursday
10:00-8:00PM – Drug testing (appointments will be scheduled)


SUNDAY, APRIL 28


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

Men:
Men’s Bodybuilding
Classic Men’s Physique
Men’s Physique

Women:
Fitness
Women’s Bodybuilding
Women’s Physique
Figure
Wellness
Bikini