2019 Empire Classic Entries are open!
Please visit the Competitor Info Page for complete information including times and location. If you plan to enter a Novice or True Novice division, be sure to read the Novice Eligibility paragraph.
The entry fee is $110 for each class or division entered (taxes and fees included). Competitors may compete in as many divisions as they would like and are eligible for (i.e. Open & Novice, Physique & Bodybuilding, etc). No additional entry fee will be charged for Mixed Pairs category if both participants are registered in other division.
True Novice classes are limited to those who have never competed in the NPC (first time competitors only). Novice classes are limited to those who have not placed 1st in the division previously. If you qualify for these classes you may chose to enter them by themselves and/or can enter Open divisions. i.e. someone who has never competed may enter True Novice, Novice and Open or any combination including Masters if they qualify by age.
All competitors must have a valid 2019 NPC Card in order to compete. The cost for the card is $125 and can be purchased here: NPC Cards Online – which will allow you to print your card instantly! We also recommend saving an image of your card on your mobile device as a back-up. Note that NPC cards run January 1st – December 31st. Any cards purchased in 2018 will not be valid for these events.
Entry Deadline: March 31st at 6:00pm
Ultimate Deadline: April 7 (with late fee $220): ABSOLUTELY NO ENTRIES ACCEPTED AFTER THE ULTIMATE DEADLINE DATE AT 6:00pm
For mailed payments, please fill out online entry form below and click the check box indicating you are sending the entry fee by mail. Please note that the entry fee must be RECEIVED by the deadline.
Classes offered are:
Fitness – Open
Women’s Physique – Open, Masters 35
Figure – Novice (Never placed 1st), Open, Masters (35, 40, 45 & 50)
Bikini – True Novice (1st time competing), Novice (Never placed 1st), Open, Masters (35, 40, 45 & 50)
Bodybuilding – Open, Masters (40 & 50)
Classic Physique – Novice (Never placed 1st), Open, Masters 40, Junior (20 & Under)
Men’s Physique – True Novice (1st time competing), Novice (Never placed 1st), Open, Masters (35 & 40), Junior (20 & Under)