The Washingon Ironman Natural is the ONLY drug tested NPC National Qualifier on the West Coast!
8/17 UPDATE: Due to new Washington State restrictions put into place on August 6th, this event has been cancelled. The venue was informed that events are limited to a maximum of 10 people through the end of 2020 and all other west coast venues are experiencing similar restrictions.
We will be back in 2021!
This event features the top natural athletes from around the Northwest, emceed by the one and only Kim “Kong” Farrison!
Little Creek Casino Resort is the host hotel and venue for The Northwest Championships. They're offering a special group rate of $129 per night for regular rooms or $149 for premium rooms.
Click Here to Book Online, select "More Options". GROUP CODE COMING SOON!!
To make reservations by phone, call 800-667-7711 and mention that you're with the Washington Ironman Bodybuilding group.
Little Creek Casino Resort
Shelton, WA 98584
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.
The Northwest Championships is hosted in Shelton, WA at the Little Creek Casino Resort. This fantastic venue offers everything our competitors need on-site. Hotel, tanning and venue are all in one location as well as food, drinks and gaming to celebrate after!
Little Creek Casino Resort
Shelton, WA 98584
Schedule of Events
Friday, October 2nd
7:00-8:00 pm: Competitor check-in for all athletes
Saturday, October 3rd
9:00 am: Prejudging begins
5:00 pm: Finals begin - Same order as Prejudging
Center Stage Tan is the exclusive on-site competition spray tanner for this event. Click the link to book your tanning appointment today and let their staff of licensed estheticians take all the worry out of getting the perfect stage color! Center Stage Tan will be backstage the day of the show and have an expert staff to help you with all of your tanning needs. They use tanning products that are specially formulated for the stage and our lighting. We suggest you make your tanning appointment as soon as possible.
Center Stage Tan will also take appointments for hair and make-up services. Your entry fee does not cover spray tanning so be sure to contact directly and schedule with them.
Trainers may not bring in any airbrush tanning equipment or do any airbrush tanning on the premises! Any trainer tanning their competitor back-stage or in the pavilion will be asked to leave and the competitor disqualified. We are adamant about this as the tanning creams/sprays can damage the venue.
DREAM TAN AND COOKING SPRAYS (PAM, ETC) ARE PROHIBITED!
The Ironman Natural is a Drug-Tested National Qualifier, with a two year testing period from the date of the show. Testing is random through Polygraph, beginning on Friday evening October 2nd, during registration. Testing will be conducted for anabolic steroids, growth hormone, Clenbuterol and prescription diuretics. 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 on Friday evening 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.
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)
Carl Richardson will be shooting back stage and paparazzi photos as well as scheduled gym photo shoots. All of the back-drop Facebook photos for our events are courtesy of Carl.
To arrange a shoot, contact him by email.
Emcee Kim “Kong” Farrison
Host of the Show
Ribic Productions is please to have Nationally and Internationally known Emcee Kim “Kong” Farrison returning to the Big Sky Championships. For the past 30 years, Kim has brought a fun, entertaining and stylish atmosphere to NPC shows all over the globe. What will Kim’s suit color be this show?